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Here’s how to pay your ERC fees at any UCPB or UCPB Savings Bank (USB) branches nationwide:

  1. The following types of fees may be paid thru UCPB or USB Branch nationwide based on Resolution No. 3, Series of 2009 , viz :
    • Supervision and Regulation Fees
    • Permit Fees
    • Meter Test and Calibration Fees
    • Fines and Penalties
  1. All payors must always present the ERC Statement of Account (SOA) whenever payment is made. No SOA, No payment
  1. Payor  goes to any UCPB or USB branch. See branch listing and branch schedule at
  1. Payor accomplishes  the Bills Payment Slip in TRIPLICATE
  • Under Name of Institution, indicate “ENERGY REGULATORY COMMISSION” or “ERC”
  • Under Subscriber’s Policy, indicate the Utility Name or acronym (e.g. MERALCO)
  • Under Reference Account Number, indicate the SOA No. as seen in your billing statement or SOA
  1. Payor proceeds to the Teller.
  •  Presents the Bills Payment Slip and ERC-issued statement of account, and the payment
  • Only Cash, Account Debit, Cashier’s Checks, Managers Checks, Demand Drafts and Postal Money Orders will be accepted.
  • Personal or Corporate checks are not accepted.
  • Check payments received after cut off will no longer be accepted if presented on actual due date; delayed payment will be subject to penalty to be confirmed by ERC.
  • The teller  validates the bills payment slip and provides payor with one copy, along with your Statement of Account.
  1. Partial payments specifically for “Supervision and Regulatory Fees” and Penalties may be processed provided these have prior approval of ERC.


Today at ERC
Thursday, January 17, 2019

Hearing Schedules
Case No.:
2018-104 RC [JU] [EX] [PT] [EV]
DORECO's Principal Office, National Highway, Madang, Mati, Davao Oriental
In the Matter of the Application for Confirmation and Approval of Emergency Capital Expenditure Projects for 2018, Namely: (1) Purchase, Installation and Commissioning of 5 MVA Power Substation and Accessories for Cateel Substation and (2) Purchase of New 10 MVA Power Transformer for Lupon Substation, with Application for Authority to Secure Loan from the National Electrification Administration (NEA)
Case No.:
2018-099 RC [JU] [EX] [PT] [EV]
COTELCO-PPALMA Main Office, Villarica, Midsayap, Province of Cotabato
In the Matter of the Application for the Approval of the Sale of Various Sub-Transmission Lines/Assets of the National Transmission Corporation (TRANSCO) to Cotabato Electric Cooperative Inc.-PPALMA (COTELCO-PPALMA), as covered by a Lease Purchase Agreement (LPA) dated 11 June 2018

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