Electrical Safety Authority

Record #: BAR0165
Last Modified: 11 Oct 2023
Last Full Update: 11 Oct 2023

Contact Information

Toll Free Phone Customer Service 1-877-372-7233 (Mon-Fri 7 am-4:30 pm)
E-Mail esa.cambridge@electricalsafety.on.ca
Website www.esasafe.com
Social Media Facebook Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ElectricalSafetyAuthority
YouTube YouTube: www.youtube.com/watch?v=gGQHfb83Kao

Addresses and Location

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


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



Areas Served Ontario
Eligibility See website

Call or visit website

Languages English
Fees Service


Alternate Name ESA
Established 1999