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Welcome to Welland Hydro-Electric System Corp.

Welcome to the official website of Welland Hydro-Electric System Corporation.


Welland Hydro-Electric System Corp. is responsible for the safe delivery of electricity to homes and businesses in the City of Welland and the maintenance of the local electricity distribution system.


We have a long history of serving our community and take great pride in providing professional service and competitive rates to help make the City of Welland a great place to live and do business.


Our website is designed to provide you with access to a wide variety of information, whether you are a residential or commercial customer.


If you are unable to find the information you need on our website or if you have other questions, call our Customer Service Centre at 905-732-1381. You can also contact us by filling out our online form.

Recent News

New Office Hours

Tuesday, November 17, 2015

Welland Hydro's office hours are changing.


Effective December 7, 2015, our office hours will be Monday to Friday 10:00 am - 3:30 pm.

The Ontario Electricity Support Program is now accepting applications

Sunday, November 1, 2015

On December 31, 2015, the Ontario Clean Energy Benefit (OCEB) will be removed from your hydro bill. Replacing the OCEB bill credit is the Ontario Electricity Support Program (OESP). To determine if you are eligible to receive the OESP credit, click on the link below:


Ontario Electricity Savings Program website

OEB Releases New Winter 2015 TOU Rates

Thursday, October 15, 2015

The Ontario Energy Board has released the summer TOU rates which will come into effect on November 1, 2015. Click here for details.

OEB Releases Welland Hydro's 2014 Scorecard Results

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

On December 17, 2010, the Ontario Energy Board (OEB) initiated a consultative process to address how the Board might create conditions which will foster the cost-effective and efficient implementation of Board-approved network investment plans by transmitters and distributors through the establishment of appropriate standards for performance and efficiency, the provision of appropriate incentives, and the review of utility performance. 


This initiative is part of a coordinated consultative process to develop a renewed regulatory framework for electricity.


To view Welland Hydro's 2014 scorecard results, please click here.


To view Welland Hydro's 2013 scorecard results, please click here.

Welland Hydro Rate Application

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Welland Hydro-Electric System Corp. has submitted a rate application to the Ontario Energy Board for review. To see the detailed application package, please click here.