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Ontario Electricity Support Program

The OESP is an Ontario Energy Board (OEB) program that helps reduce electricity bills of low-income households with a monthly on-bill credit to eligible customers.

To qualify, applicants must receive an electricity bill and meet certain household income standards. Eligible consumers will receive a credit on their bill of between $30 to $50 a month. Some information that you will be required to have when applying to the program are:

  • Your electricity bill
  • Names and birthdays of all residents in the home as registered with the Canada Revenue Agency
  • Social Insurance Numbers, Individual Tax Numbers or temporary taxation numbers

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Eligible customers will receive a credit on their bill of between $30 to $50 a month.

LEVEL OF HOUSEHOLD INCOME ($) NUMBER OF PEOPLE LIVING IN HOME
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Less than 28,000 $30 $30 $34 $38 $42 $50 $50
28,001 – 39,000 $30 $34 $38 $42 $50
39,001 – 48,000 $30 $34 $38
48,001 – 52,000 $30

 

If your home is electrically heated, or you rely on medical devices requiring a lot of electricity, OESP offers a higher level of assistance. First Nations or Metis will also qualify for a higher level of assistance.

For more information with regards to the OESP we encourage you to view the link below for the easy 3 step process the Ontario Energy Board has put together.

Ontario Electricity Support Progam

Have Questions?

Hours of Operation: 8:00am-9:00pm

Phone number: 1-855-831-8151

Mailing address:
Ontario Electricity Support Program
PO BOX 1540, Stn. B
Ottawa, ON
K1P 0C7

Email: help@ontarioelectricitysupport.ca