Billing and Administration

The superintendent, Billing, and administration for the BEC are located in the Town Office at 236 Commercial Street.

Domestic bills are issued every two months, while commercial billings occur monthly.

Berwick Electric Commission New Account

New homeowners/tenants are required to complete and sign an electric service contract.

You can sign it electronically by following the link below:

The Berwick Electric Service contract

Or you can sign it at the Berwick Town Office, located at:

236 Commercial St.
Berwick, NS
Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:00 pm

A deposit equal to the estimated charges for two months’ service is required, in addition to a $20.00 initial connection charge.


Access the most recent Berwick Electric Commission Rates.

Wiring Permits And Inspections

You can fill out the application electronically by following the link below:

Application for Wiring Permit and Inspection

Wiring Permits are available at Town Hall 236 Commercial Street.

For inspections contact the superintendent at (902) 538-8068-ext 4010.

Berwick Electric Commission Billing

Domestic bills are issued every two months and Commercial bills are issued monthly. Payment is due within 30 days after the date rendered.

If you would like to receive your electric bills electronically or discuss how to make regular payments outside of the billing cycle, please email

Payment Options

Online Banking: Available at most financial institutions. Please contact your financial institution for set-up support.

E-Transfer: Please send payment to: In your message please include your account number and name.

In-Person at your Financial Institution

By Mail:
Please make a cheque payable to Berwick Electric Commission and mail it to:
Berwick Electric Commission
PO Box 130
Berwick, NS B0P 1E0

In-Person at Town Hall:
236 Commercial St.
Berwick, NS
Monday to Friday 8:30 am to 4:00 pm. We accept Cash, Cheques, and Debit Cards.
For your convenience, payments may be placed in the drop box to the left of the front entrance. Please put payments in an envelope note if you wish to have a receipt mailed.