Electrical Safety Authority

Record #: BAR0165
Last Modified: 31 Aug 2021
Last Full Update: 31 Aug 2021


Description (Service) Responsible for public electrical safety in Ontario
  • stand-alone not-for-profit corporation
  • powers and duties derived from The Electricity Act and The Safety and Consumer Statutes Administration Act
  • does wiring inspections for all new construction and renovations in the residential, commercial and industrial markets
  • electrical work must be inspected as required by the Ontario Electrical Safety Code
  • permits required 48 hours before starting work
  • issues inspection certificates
  • responds to reports of unapproved electrical equipment
  • publishes the Ontario Electrical Safety code every three years
  • provides Electrical Safety code Training
  • provides electrical incidents report guidelines
  • publishes Electrical Safety Tips for the public

Service Details

Hours Vary
Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility See website
Application Call or visit website
Languages English
Fees Service

Address and Location

Located In Community Mississauga
Address & Map
Head Office
155 Matheson Blvd W
Mississauga, ON L5R 3L5
View Google Map
Intersection Avebury Rd and Matheson Blvd W
Physical Access Fully Accessible - Office

Contact Information

Toll Free Phone Customer Service 1-877-372-7233 24 hrs
Website www.esasafe.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ElectricalSafetyAuthority
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/watch?v=gGQHfb83Kao