Interested retailers must request to participate in the voucher program by contacting the SacMetro AQMD and must agree to the program's terms and conditions by signing and submitting the Statement of Expectations (PDF).
Retailers must also submit a W-9 (PDF) for the reimbursement account.
Retailers must submit a copy of a valid California State Contractor's License and copies of any other certification such as those issued by the National Fireplace Institute (NFI) or device manufacturers.
Download the customer voucher application form: Application for Non Low Income (PDF) Application for Low Income (PDF)
The SacMetro AQMD may audit compliance with this program. The voucher application, Statement of Expectations for the retailers, and the certification from the recycler will all include an agreement that the SacMetro AQMD can audit to verify compliance with the terms and expectations. Audits will be conducted at a reasonable time and with reasonable notice to the participants.
Staff will also verify the disposal of the replaced units.
If requirements of the program have not been met, then the voucher will be voided and reimbursement will not be made.
During sale of device:
Procedure for Point of Sale (PDF)
To Request Reimbursement:
Procedure for Reimbursement (PDF)
Important: The SacMetro AQMD will not reimburse the retailer for any voucher discount if the retailer submits incomplete paperwork.
SacMetro AQMD 777 12th St., 3rd Floor Sacramento, CA 95814-1908
Wood Stove line: (916) 440-WOOD (9663) Fax line: (916) 874-7896