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 and 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:
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|
|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.
|Hours of Operation:||8:00am-9:00pm|
|Mailing address:||Ontario Electricity Support Program|
|PO BOX 1540, Stn. B|