​Electricity Transmission Leave to Construct Chapter 4 Filing Requirements Update

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Case number: EB-2022-0261

Launched: November 10, 2022

Sector: Electricity

Status: Active


The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) is committed to improvements that achieve predictable and efficient regulatory processes and process improvements.

To enhance the timeliness and efficiency of electricity transmission leave to construct proceedings and related proceedings, the OEB has prepared a draft update to the Chapter 4 Filing Requirements that will provide guidance on electricity transmission leave to construct applications and related matters under Part VI of the Ontario Energy Board Act.

The update to the Chapter 4 Filing Requirements is based on the current legislative and OEB policy frameworks, general current practices, and expectations around filing requirements to the extent that are in place today. The Chapter 4 Filing Requirements is intended to be a living document that may be updated over time as circumstances warrant.

Case number: EB-2022-0261

Launched: November 10, 2022

Sector: Electricity

Status: Active


The Ontario Energy Board (OEB) is committed to improvements that achieve predictable and efficient regulatory processes and process improvements.

To enhance the timeliness and efficiency of electricity transmission leave to construct proceedings and related proceedings, the OEB has prepared a draft update to the Chapter 4 Filing Requirements that will provide guidance on electricity transmission leave to construct applications and related matters under Part VI of the Ontario Energy Board Act.

The update to the Chapter 4 Filing Requirements is based on the current legislative and OEB policy frameworks, general current practices, and expectations around filing requirements to the extent that are in place today. The Chapter 4 Filing Requirements is intended to be a living document that may be updated over time as circumstances warrant.

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    The OEB has issued a letter inviting stakeholders to provide written comments on a draft update to Chapter 4 of the OEB’s Filing Requirements for Electricity Transmission Applications (Chapter 4 Filing Requirements).

    In addition, comments focused on the accuracy and clarity of the draft update to the Chapter 4 Filing Requirements would be particularly helpful.

  • How to Provide Comments

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    Written comments may be submitted to the attention of the Registrar and received by end of business, 4:45 p.m. on December 15, 2022.

    Stakeholders are responsible for ensuring that any documents they file with the OEB do not include personal information (as that phrase is defined in the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act), unless filed in accordance with rule 9A of the OEB’s Rules of Practice and Procedure.

    Please quote file number, EB-2022-0261, for all materials filed and submit them in searchable/unrestricted PDF format with a digital signature through the OEB’s online filing portal.


    With respect to distribution lists for all electronic correspondence and materials related to this update, stakeholders should include the Case Manager, Andrew Pietrewicz, at andrew.pietrewicz@oeb.ca.

    Email: registrar@oeb.ca

    Tel: 1-877-632-2727 (Toll free)

Page last updated: 10 Nov 2022, 03:14 PM