• Public Records Act Requests

    California Public Records Act (Gov. Code, § 6250 et seq.) declares that access to information concerning the conduct of the people’s business is a fundamental and necessary right of every person in California, as set forth in Article 1, Section 3 of the California Constitution.

    File a Public Records Request 

    Communication With Regulated Entities

    In order to enhance the transparency of the CPUC’s process and accountability to the public, the CPUC’s Executive Director has implemented new reporting procedures for communications between certain CPUC staff and CPUC-regulated entities.


    CPUC Overview

    The CPUC regulates essential services including privately owned electric, natural gas, telecommunications, water, railroad, and passenger transportation companies.

    Fact Sheets on CPUC Programs Promoting Universal Service

    The CPUC administers legislatively-mandated programs to ensure safe, reliable, affordable, and universal access to telecommunications, gas and electric services. Click here for more information on some of these key support programs, including the CA Alternate Rates for Energy (CARE), Lifeline, and Deaf and Disabled Telecommunications (DDTP) programs.
  • Service Lists For Open Proceedings

    The Commission maintains service lists for its formal proceedings. The service lists show the parties to the proceeding who actively participate in the proceeding by providing testimony and who have the right to appeal the final decision. The service list also show people who are interested receiving information about the proceeding but who are not active participants. If you are interested in becoming a party to a proceeding, the Public Advisor’s office can help. The Public Advisor can be contacted at 866-849-8390 or public.advisor@cpuc.ca.gov.
  • Subscribe To Documents

    This free service provides the public the ability to subscribe to documents published on the Commission's website that are associated with formal proceedings, resolutions, agenda related materials, and press releases. This service will allow you to follow a particular proceeding, industry, or type of document in a manner that best meets your needs. The Subscription Service will send subscribers an email notification when any document meeting their subscription criteria is published on the Commission's website.

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