For any construction or renovations that involve electrical and natural gas service, complete a service application.

For new or upgraded wiring, obtain an electrical permit and arrange for a wiring inspection.

Electrical and natural gas service application

To request new electrical or natural gas service, or changes to your existing service, complete and submit a service application and site plan diagram.

Apply for service

Electrical permits and inspections

For property inside Winnipeg city limits

For property outside Winnipeg city limits

Arrange for electrical wiring permits and inspections from Manitoba Hydro for:

  • any new building, renovation or addition;
  • the installation of any electrical equipment;
  • any alteration, repair, or extension of any electrical equipment.

Before any electrical work is started, you must have an electrical permit.

By law, all electrical wiring in Manitoba must be inspected to ensure compliance with local bylaws and the Manitoba Electrical Code (PDF, 595 KB). All wiring must be visible for inspection and all electrical equipment must be approved.

For inquiries about electrical equipment approval:

Contact us

For inquiries about service applications:

For inquiries about electrical permits and inspections: