Access to the eFiling System

The eFiling System is an electronic filing tool used to access, manage, search and upload documents

Current rates and terms and conditions

The AUC sets regulated utility rates to ensure customers receive safe and reliable service at just and reasonable rates

Decisions and notices

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Recently issued decisions, notices, approvals and filtered lists of recent facility and water decisions are available on our website. The full listing of regulatory documents should be accessed through the eFiling System

News, announcements & bulletins

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Update to AUC application review process following generation approvals pause

The Generation Approvals Pause Regulation, enacted by the Alberta government’s order-in-council, expires February 29, 2024. On March 1, 2024, the AUC can recommence issuing decisions on power plant applications affected by the pause.

The AUC has continued to process applications up to the decision stage for new power plants that produce renewable electricity while the approval pause period has been in effect.

The Alberta government has indicated its intention to bring forward certain policy, legislative and regulatory changes; its letter is available here.

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Amendments to AUC Rule 022: Rules on Costs in Utility Rates Proceedings and Rule 009: Rules on Local Intervener Costs

The AUC has amended Rule 022: Rules on Costs in Utility Rates Proceedings, including updates to the scale of costs, which governs the recovery of the costs of
participating in rates proceedings before the AUC.

The AUC has also amended Rule 009: Rules on Local Intervener Costs to include an updated scale of costs and new application forms.

The amendments to rules 009 and 022 come into force on March 1, 2024, and will apply to all rates and facilities proceedings commenced on or after that date.

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AUC consultation on proposed rule development for emergency billing relief

The AUC is seeking stakeholder feedback on the Emergency Billing Relief Program to inform development of a new rule regarding an emergency billing relief program. A rule would formalize a billing relief process for evacuation orders resulting from emergency events such as wildfires, floods or other natural disasters.

To participate, please register for an account on AUC Engage by visiting the Emergency Billing Relief Program Engage page and submit your comments on the 2023 Manual and EBRP. The deadline for submitting comments is March 19, 2024.

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