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Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP)


The new Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP) is now accepting applications online.

Customers can apply via one of the methods listed below:


Applicants can apply online at or


Fort Erie - Fort Erie Salvation Army – 905-871-1592
Port Colborne - Port Cares – 905-834-3629

For customers that have not filed an income tax return recently, or if their situation has changed since last filing, there are agencies throughout the province that can help with applications. The current list of intake agencies shown is as of October 28th. A full list of intake agencies, searchable by region, is also available at or This list will be kept up-to-date as more intake agencies are fully on-board.

The Ontario Native Welfare Administrators’ Association (ONWAA) is also available to assist First Nations households with applications. First Nations households can contact ONWAA at 1-844-885-3157 or email to confirm availability.