Ontario Electricity Support Program

The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) launched the Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP) in January 2016. This program provides an on-bill reduction for eligible customers.

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Although our offices are closed to the public, we continue to provide services to all clients via phone, fax and email. Please call the Bruce County Housing Services office at 519-396-3439 for any inquires or for more information.


Ontario Electricity Support Program

Electricity customers who have filed their income taxes can apply to the OESP online at  OntarioElectricitySupport.ca. Customers will need a copy of their electricity bill, birthdates and
names of all residents in their home & social insurance numbers for members of their household over

If a customer has not filed their income taxes in the last two years, if their situation has changed or they need help with their application they can contact one of the intake agencies in our

Currently, the intake agencies in Bruce County are the :

YMCA of Owen Sound Grey Bruce-Housing Services

Hanover phone: 519-364-3163

Owen Sound phone: 519-371-9230

United Way of Bruce Grey

Phone: 800-794-1728

Wiarton Salvation Army

Phone: 519-534-0353



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Human Services
Tel:  519-881-0431 Fax Number:  519-881-4324


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