How will the revenue generated through Administrative Penalties be used by ESA?
ESA’s Administrative Penalty framework comes into force on April 1, 2023.
The Administrative Penalty Regulation (O.Reg. 12/23) specifies that any revenue the ESA generates from issuing Administrative Penalties can only be used for the following purposes:
- Education initiatives which promote compliance with the Electricity Act and its regulations;
- Consumer awareness, and;
- Electrical safety initiatives for the general public.