Changes to the Ontario Electricity Support Program coming May 1st!

Starting May 1st, 2017, OESP has also changed the eligibility criteria for new applicants; read the chart below to see if you might qualify:Low income households may qualify for a reduction on their electricity bill through the Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP).

Visit https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aP7C4my8Ym0 for a youtube video explaining this program.

Starting May 1st, 2017, the OESP will be increasing the previous credits received by customers!

OESP Monthly Credit Amounts by Household Income Level
Household Size(Number of people living in household)
Household Income (After Tax) 1 2 3 4 5 6 7+
$28,000 or less $45 $45 $51 $57 $63 $75 $75
$28,001 – $39,000 $40 $45 $51 $57 $63 $75
$39,001 – $48,000 $35 $40 $45 $51 $57
$48,001 – $52,000 $35 $40 $45

If you have not applied for OESP, there is still time! Contact the Housing Resource Centre at 705-743-2272 ext. 207 to see if you are eligible.