Get an electricity service contract for a business location

You want to obtain electricity service for your company.

Fields marked with an asterisk (*) must be filled in.

Step 1: Person or corporation responsible for electricity service contract at new service address

Are you already a Hydro-Québec customer?

Step 2: Applicant

Please note that only the Hydro-Québec account holder or a proxy holder by proxy may apply for a new electricity service contract.

Account holder

Person or corporation responsible for paying Hydro-Québec account.

Proxy holder

Third party authorized to obtain personal information from an account holder’s file or deal with Hydro-Québec on the account holder’s behalf to the extent defined by the proxy.

A proxy holder may be authorized to do the following:

  • Receive and pay electricity bills
  • Negotiate a payment arrangement
  • Modify details of service contracts
  • Change contract power demand and rates
  • Request or cancel service contracts
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Proxy

A printed form generally supplied by Hydro-Québec and signed by the account holder authorizing a third party (the proxy holder) to obtain information from the account holder’s file and deal, discuss or negotiate with Hydro-Québec on his or her behalf.

The proxy must contain the following information:

  • Name of third party to whom information may be disclosed
  • Account numbers concerned
  • Type of information that may be disclosed to proxy holder
  • Validity period
  • Dealings proxy holder may have with Hydro-Québec:
    • Receive and pay electricity bills
    • Negotiate a payment arrangement
    • Modify details of service contracts
    • Change contract power demand and rates
    • Request or cancel service contracts
    • Conduct any other business that account holder may specify
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Step 3: Will more than one person or corporation be responsible for the service contract?

Select

Step 4: New service address to which company is moving

Is it a new building?

The NEQ is a company’s number in the Québec enterprise register. It’s a unique digital identifier that facilitates interactions with public agencies and business partners.

Six-digit North American Industry Classification System code.

Step 5: Date your company will become responsible for the service contract

Step 6. At that date, your company will be

Select

Information on building owner

Step 7: Where do you wish the electricity bills for this new service address to be sent?

Select

Step 8: Important information for our meter readers’ safety

Is there a dog at the new service address?

Step 9 : Designating a proxy holder

You’ll receive a proxy form shortly. Please fill it out and return it as soon as possible.

Application for a new electricity service contract submitted by

Under the bylaws in force:

  • You’ll be charged $25 (plus GST and QST) to set up a new electricity service contract;
  • Hydro-Québec may require a payment guarantee as a condition of electricity service.

Proxy holder

Third party authorized to obtain personal information from an account holder’s file or deal with Hydro-Québec on the account holder’s behalf to the extent defined by the proxy.

A proxy holder may be authorized to do the following:

  • Receive and pay electricity bills
  • Negotiate a payment arrangement
  • Modify details of service contracts
  • Change contract power demand and rates
  • Request or cancel service contracts
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