Consumer Information

At the BCUC, we are responsible for ensuring customers receive safe, reliable services at fair rates from the entities we regulate.

We are responsible for the regulation of energy utilities, as well as universal compulsory automobile insurance.

Regulated Utilities

Below you will find helpful information from some businesses we regulate. The information provided is not created, maintained or controlled by the BCUC.

BC Hydro
  • Cost Calculator - Use BC Hydro’s cost calculator to find out the approximate electricity use and associated cost for running appliances, lighting and electronics in your home.
  • Residential Energy Savings - Find information about avoiding an unexpected high bill and identifying ways to save.
Fortis BC
  • Saving Energy - Find information about saving energy at home or at your business.