Open a new business account
If your business is located within BC Hydro’s service areas [PDF, 193 KB], start service at your business and open a new account online by submitting a request below. You'll need the following information to open a new account:
- Business name and number
- Contact phone number
- Landlord's name and phone number (if you are renting)
- BC Hydro charges a standard fee of $12.40 + GST to set up service at a new location. The fee will appear on your first bill.
- A security deposit may be required for new accounts. If required, an invoice will be sent and this deposit will be due within 10 days of the mailing date.
- For some new accounts, we may require a rental or purchase agreement for proof of tenancy or ownership. If proof is required, we will contact you.
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