Natural Gas Facilities Handbook

The Natural Gas Facilities Handbook provides guidance related to the following application types:

1. Under the Municipal Franchises Act

  • Section 8, Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity Applications
  • Sections 9 and 10, Municipal Franchise Agreement Applications

2. Under the Ontario Energy Board Act

  • Section 38, Designated Storage Area Applications
  • Section 40, DSA Well Drilling Licence Application Referrals
  • Section 90 and 91, Leave to Construct Applications
  • Section 95, Exemption from the Requirements of Section 90 Applications
  • Section 99, Expropriation Applications related to Leave to Construct Approvals
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Last revised
April 3, 2024

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On April 3, 2024, the OEB issued a letter to natural gas distributors regarding minor revisions that it has made to the standard conditions of approval typically attached to the OEB’s decisions approving natural gas leave to construct applications. 

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