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Electricity Act, 1998
Loi de 1998 sur l’électricité



Historical version for the period May 1, 2009 to January 3, 2012.

Last amendment: O. Reg. 453/08.

This Regulation is made in English only.

1. The code issued by the Canadian Standards Association entitled “Canadian Electrical Code Part I, C22.1-09”, as amended by the document entitled “Ontario Amendments to the Canadian Electrical Code Part I, C22.1-09”, dated December 12, 2008 and issued by the Electrical Safety Authority, are together adopted as the Electrical Safety Code. O. Reg. 10/02, s. 1; O. Reg. 62/07, s. 1; O. Reg. 289/08, s. 1; O. Reg. 453/08, s. 1.

2. Every act or omission in connection with the generation, transmission, distribution, retail or use of electricity in Ontario must be done or made in compliance with the Electrical Safety Code. O. Reg. 164/99, s. 2.

3. The Electrical Safety Authority shall ensure that an adequate supply of copies of the Electrical Safety Code is made available to the public. O. Reg. 164/99, s. 3.