Apply for the Developer Choice Program

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To pre-service your residential development with electrical and/or natural gas, complete and submit this application.

* = Required field

Project information

(legal description; civic address; lot block plan; river lot; section township range)


(min. 5 lots)

Future phases

If yes, provide maps and site plans.

If you are unsure of your Customer Service Centre, find it here.

Service request details

Bare land development

Development is part of a bare land condominium community

Bare land service point information
Service point for customer-owned street lighting is required
Service point for parking stalls is required
Public Authority street lighting required
Public Authority street lighting is required

Select all lighting option(s)

Refer to our Street Light Catalog (PDF, 333 KB) and confirm with your advisor.

Type of residential buildings

Choose all your service requirements

Contact information


All documents will be issued to this company name.

Engineering consultant (shallow utilities)

Building and lot information

Heating source *
Easements have been secured and registered at Manitoba Land Titles

Electric service information

Type of electric service
Utilities required for each individual lot (choose all that are applicable)

Required documents

Attach a map/site plan showing the lots to be pre-serviced now, and if applicable, any future phases.

A map indicating the additional service point locations can also be uploaded at this time.

Do not attach your AutoCAD file. We will contact you to finalize your application and request your AutoCAD file. Plans must include lot frontages, grades, water and sewer, and if applicable, drawing/footprints of the homes.

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Developer Choice Program contract

If your subdivision qualifies and your Developer Choice Program application is accepted, you will be sent an Investment Quotation Letter that details the investments and expenses Manitoba Hydro will contribute and collect.

You must sign a contract with Manitoba Hydro in order to proceed with the Developer Choice Program. Documents which form part of the contract include but are not limited to:

  • General Conditions;
  • Documentation, Drawings, and Records;
  • Design Guidelines and Installation Standards;
  • Inspection, Testing, and Acceptance of Work and Energization;
  • Material Standards and Specifications.

These documents are available through the contractor portal.

Personal information is being collected for the purpose of installing electric or natural gas pre-service(s), to a new residential development as requested by a new or existing customer. It is protected by the Protection of Privacy provisions of The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). If you have any questions about the collection, contact the Access and Privacy Coordinator at Manitoba Hydro, 360 Portage Ave. (22), Winnipeg MB R3C 0G8, or telephone 204-480-5900 (Winnipeg) or 1-888-624-9376 (toll free).