Regulation - LGIC

Enhanced Reporting Requirements and Housekeeping Amendments to the Electrical Distribution Safety regulation (O.Reg.22/04)

Regulation Number(s):
Instrument Type:
Regulation - LGIC
Bill or Act:
Electricity Act, 1998
Summary of Decision:
The government of Ontario approved the regulatory amendments to adopt the Electrical Distribution Safety regulation, which comes into effect on October 1, 2017.
Further Information:
Proposal Number:
Posting Date:
February 16, 2017
Summary of Proposal:
The Ministry of Government and Consumer Services is proposing amendments to the Electrical Distribution Safety regulation (O. Reg. 22/04) under Part VIII of the Electricity Act, 1998.

Please see the attachment for further details on the proposed amendments and questions for consideration.

If the regulatory amendments are approved by the government, it is anticipated that they will come into effect on July 1, 2017.

The ministry welcomes feedback on these proposed amendments and encourages anyone interested to provide comments on the proposal.

You may submit your comments:
• to the Regulatory Registry;
• by e-mailing them to:; or
• by mailing them to the ministry contact address.

Contact Address:
Ministry of Government and Consumer Services
56 Wellesley Street West, 6th Floor
Toronto, ON M7A 1C1
Attention: Mary Beth Fazzari, Public Safety Branch
Effective Date:
October 1, 2017