ESA Public Consultations

Proposed Amendments Ontario Regulation 570/05 (Licensing)

The Ministry of Public and Business Service Delivery (MPBSD) is proposing regulatory amendments to Ontario Regulation 570/05 (Licensing of Electrical Contractors and Master Electricians). The amendments support ESA’s initiative to modernize its licence renewal process for Master Electricians and Licensed Electrical Contractors.

To get more information on the proposals and provide feedback, visit Ontario’s Regulatory Registry. Comments are due by April 1, 2024.

Please direct all consultation comments to MPBSD and not ESA.


Completed Consultations

Proposed Changes to Entertainment and Deviation Request Fees

ESA requests input from stakeholders on two fee change proposals.

  1. The first proposal would introduce cost recovery fees for deviation applications.
  2. The second proposal would increase entertainment fees also in order to achieve cost recovery.

For those who are interested in reviewing the proposals in detail and submitting feedback, please see the document below.

The consultation closed December 21, 2023.