Compliance Operational Protocols

This letter defines annual and quarterly reporting requirements for all ECs [Pursuant to Public Utilities Code (PUC) 8386.3(c)(1) and PUC 8389(e)(7)], and provides guidance to ECs on the contents, format, and timing of the annual and quarterly reports. The Wildfire Safety Division (WSD) will use the reports to ensure ECs are taking effective actions to reduce EC-related wildfire risk.

Compliance Operational Protocols 

  • Quarterly Initiative Update Template (Excel, PDF)


Compliance Process

Pursuant to Public Utilities Code 8389(d)(3), by December 1, 2020, annually thereafter, the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), after consultation with the WSD, shall adopt and approve a wildfire mitigation plan compliance process.

On November 19, 2020, the CPUC adopted the Wildfire Mitigation Plan Compliance Process in Resolution WSD-012 (Word version, appendix).

On September 18, 2020, the CPUC's WSD Compliance Branch issued the Draft Wildfire Mitigation Plan Compliance Process for consideration.

Compliance Reports


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