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Multi-Unit Premises


If you're the owner, or landlord, of a premises where multiple units are billed through one meter, the premises is considered a Bulk Metered Multi-Unit Premises and you may be eligible to receive exemptions or consumption allowances for each eligible unit.


Regulated Price Plan (RPP)

The account may qualify to be billed under the RPP. As such, you may be eligible to receive the lower tier threshold (600 kWh per month from May 1 to October 31 and 1,000 kWh from November 1 - April 30 for residential accounts, or 750kWh year-round for non-residential accounts) allowance for each eligible unit.

Ontario Clean Energy Benefit (OCEB)

The Bulk Metered Multi-Unit premises may fall within the meaning of “eligible account” as defined in the Ontario Clean Energy Benefit (OCEB) Act, 2010 (the “Act”) and as such, the account may be eligible for the OCEB. The OCEB provides eligible customers a 10% rebate on the cost of electricity charges related to electricity consumption on their bills as of January 1, 2011, including HST. Please be advised that the OCEB ends on December 31, 2015.

Debt Retirement Charge (DRC)

As of January 1, 2016, if the Bulk Metered Multi-Unit Premises has at least one Eligible Residential Unit you may be exempt, in whole or in part, up to a maximum of 1,500 kWh per eligible unit, from the requirement to pay the DRC.


Owners of such Bulk Metered Multi-Unit Premises need to provide notice of their eligibility by completing the applicable Bulk Metered Multi-Unit Premises Declaration Form.

To determine if you qualify, kindly review the following Bulk Metered Multi-Unit Premises Declaration Forms and applicable FAQs. Please be advised that the definition of an eligible residential unit differs between each form.


RPP/OCEB: Download the Self Declaration Form


DRC: Download the Self Declaration Form

Please return the form to:

Mail: Toronto Hydro-Electric System Limited ("Toronto Hydro")
500 Commissioners Street, Toronto ON M4M 3N7
Attention: Billing Specialists

Email: contactus@torontohydro.com
Attention: Billing Specialists

Fax: 416.542.3452
Attention: Billing Specialists