Niagara-on-the-Lake Hydro Inc. Application for 2019 Rates

Niagara-On-The-Lake Hydro Inc.

Niagara-on-the-Lake Hydro Inc. has applied to the Ontario Energy Board to raise its electricity distribution rates effective May 1, 2019. If the application is approved, a typical residential customer of Niagara-on-the-Lake Hydro Inc. would see an increase of approximately $1.29 per month. Other customers, including businesses, may also be affected.

Niagara-on-the-Lake Hydro Inc. has also applied for approval of a new standby charge for large business customers with generation, to establish a new Large User class and to increase certain specific service charges and 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 hold a Community Meeting on October 9, 2018.

Niagara-on-the-Lake Community Centre, Simpson Room
14 Anderson Lane
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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
All letters of comment sent to the Board are placed on the public record. This means the letters can be seen at our offices and will be placed on our website. Before the letter of comment is placed on the public record, all personal (i.e. not business) contact information is removed, such as the individual's address, fax and phone numbers, and email address. The individual's name and the content of the letter will become part of the public record.

If you would like a response from the applicant, please send a copy of your letter directly to the applicant, including your contact information. The Board removes your contact information from your letter for privacy reasons before it is posted to our website.Show less

This information will be visible on the OEB's public website.
Upload an attachment only if you need to submit additional information relating to your comment. Only PDF and Word files will be accepted.
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Get updates about this application:

Or mail the below address with the reference number EB-2018-0056

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