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Small Business Rates2023-07-26T17:33:05+00:00

Small Business Rates

This classification refers to the supply of electrical energy to General Service buildings requiring a connection with a connected load less than 50 kW, and, Town Houses and Condominiums described in section 3.1.9 of the Distributor’s Conditions of Service that require centralized bulk metering. General Service buildings are defined as buildings that are used for purposes other than single-family dwellings. Class B consumers are defined in accordance with O. Reg. 429/04. Further servicing details are available in the distributor’s Conditions of Service.

Effective May 1, 2023

Delivery

ChargeAmount
Service Charge$24.82/Month
Smart Metering Entity Charge$0.42/Month
Distribution Volumetric Rate$0.0157/kWh
Low Voltage Service Rate$0.0031/kWh
Rate Rider for Disposition of Global Adjustment Account (2023) - effective until April 30, 2025 - Applicable only for Non-RPP Customers$0.0020/kWh
Rate Rider for Disposition of Deferral/Variance Accounts (2023) - effective until April 30, 2025$0.0014/kWh
Rate Rider for Disposition of Capacity Based Recovery Account (2023) - effective until April 30, 2025 - Applicable only for Class B Customers$(0.0001)/kWh
Retail Transmission Rate – Network Service Rate$0.0083/kWh
Retail Transmission Rate – Line & Transmission Connection Service Rate$0.0068.kWh

Regulatory

ChargeAmount
Wholesale Market Service Rate (Not including CBR)$0.0041/kWh
Capacity Based Recovery (CBR) – Applicable for Class B Customers$0.0004/kWh
Rural or Remote Electricity Rate Protection Charge (RRRP)$0.0014/kWh
Standard Supply Service – Administrative Charge (if applicable)$0.25/Month

Specific Service Charges (Administration, Non-Payment, Other)

ChargeAmount
Arrears Certificate$15.00
Easement Letter$15.00
Credit Reference/Credit Check$15.00
Return Cheque (plus bank charges)$15.00
Account Set Up Charge/Change of Occupancy Charge (plus credit agency costs if applicable)$30.00
Special Meter Reads$30.00
Meter Dispute Charge plus Measurement Canada fees (if meter found correct)$30.00
Late Payment – Per Month1.50%
Reconnection at Meter (during regular hours)$65.00
Reconnection at Meter (after regular hours)$185.00
Reconnection at Pole (during regular hours)$185.00
Temporary Service / Install & Remove / Overhead / No Transformer $500.00
Temporary Service / Install & Remove / Underground / No Transformer$300.00
Specific Charge for Access to the Power Poles - $/pole/year$36.05

Effective May 1, 2023

Delivery

ChargeAmount
Service Charge$35.72/Month
Smart Metering Entity Charge$0.42/Month
Distribution Volumetric Rate$0.0123/kWh
Rate Rider for Disposition of Capacity Based Recovery Account (2023) - effective until April 30, 2024 - Applicable only for Class B Customers$(0.0002)/kWh
Rate Rider for Disposition of Deferral/Variance Accounts (2023) - effective until April 30, 2024$0.0032/kWh
Retail Transmission Rate – Network Service Rate $0.0085/kWh
Retail Transmission Rate – Line & Transmission Connection Service Rate$0.0072/kW

Regulatory

ChargeAmount
Wholesale Market Service Rate (Not including CBR)$0.0041/kWh
Capacity Based Recovery (CBR) – Applicable for Class B Customers$0.0004/kWh
Rural or Remote Electricity Rate Protection Charge (RRRP)$0.0014/kWh
Standard Supply Service – Administrative Charge (if applicable)$0.25/Month

Specific Service Charges (Administration, Non-Payment, Other)

ChargeAmount
Arrears Certificate$15.00
Account Set Up Charge/Change of Occupancy Charge (plus credit agency costs if applicable)$30.00
Special Meter Reads$15.00
Meter Dispute Charge plus Measurement Canada fees (if meter found correct)$30.00
Late Payment – Per Month1.50%
Reconnection at Meter (during regular hours)$65.00
Reconnection at Meter (after regular hours)$185.00
Reconnection at Pole (during regular hours)$185.00
Specific Charge for Access to the Power Poles - $/pole/year$36.05
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