Lakeland Power Distribution Ltd. Application for 2019 Rates

Lakeland Power Distribution Ltd.

Lakeland Power Distribution Ltd. has applied to the Ontario Energy Board to change its electricity distribution rates effective May 1, 2019 and to harmonize the rates and charges of the former Parry Sound Power Corporation and Lakeland Power Distribution Ltd. If the application is approved, a typical residential customer and general service customer will see the following change per month:

  Customer Class Monthly Bill Impact
Lakeland Power Distribution Ltd. Residential – 750 kWh $0.07 (increase)
General Service < 50 kW -$2.51 (decrease)
Parry Sound Power Corporation Residential – 750 kWh -$6.99 (decrease)
General Service < 50 kW -$10.26 (decrease)

Other customers, including businesses, may also be affected.

The proposal to harmonize the rates and charges will also result in changes to certain specific service charges, including the microFIT service charge. It is important to review the application carefully to determine whether you may be affected by these changes.


Get Involved

  • Submit a Letter of Comment or follow the application - see the links at the bottom of the page


  • Electricity Rates

Application documents

The above links will take you to our document repository

Community Meeting

The OEB will be holding Community Meetings on the dates below: 

Location Date Time Venue
Parry Sound Wednesday, November 28, 2018 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. (Doors open 1:00 p.m.)

Charles W. Stockey Centre - Prelude Room, 2 Bay Street, Parry Sound, ON

Bracebridge Wednesday, November 28, 2018 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. (Doors open 6:00 p.m.)

Bracebridge Memorial Arena Auditorium, 169 James Street, Bracebridge, ON


Watch the webcast of this meeting


Submit a letter of comment

You can submit a letter of comment that will be considered by the Board deciding the application. Unless the notice states otherwise, your letter of comment must be received by the Board no later than 60 days after the publication or service date of the notice for the application.

Your letter will be provided directly to the panel of Board members who will be deciding whether the application is approved. The panel will consider your comments in reaching their decision. In reaching its decision, the panel will only be able to consider comments which relate to issues which are within the authority of the Board and relevant to the issues being considered by the panel.

More about commenting and privacy

More about commenting and privacy
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Get updates about this application:

Or mail the below address with the reference number EB-2018-0050

Ontario Energy Board
P.O. Box 2319
2300 Yonge Street, 27th Floor
Toronto ON M4P 1E4
Attn: Ms. Kirsten Walli, Board Secretary