Electrical Connections

Get the information you need to prepare for and to request a connection.  

Moving? Start, stop or move your electrical service

If you're moving to an address that has an electrical connection, go immediately to start, stop or remove your service.

Residential connections

Multi-residential buildings and commercial connections

Discover how to get prepare for, and make a request, with our step-by-step guide. Read more.

Technical info for engineers, contractors and developers

Specialized connection services

An important update for field safety representatives (FSR) and electricians

BC Hydro is working with Technical Safety BC to streamline process and ensure electrical service connections are done safely. Read more.


Call before you dig

To avoid serious danger to workers, it's important to know what services are buried in or near your worksite. Visit BC One Call, or call 1 800 474 6886, for information about the underground services on your worksite, and to learn where it's safe to dig.