The Office of the People's Counsel advocates on behalf of utility consumers before the Public Service Commision, DC Courts and the DC Council
Consumers can file an individual utility complaint with OPC, which serves as the statutory representative for District utility consumers
District law empowers OPC to advocate on behalf of residential electric, natural gas and telecom consumers
Find the latest OPC news releases, commentary, media appearances and public testimony
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"I will never lose sight of the consumer entitlement to affordable basic service, quality service and the necessity for empowering consumers to have a place at the table in the regulatory process."