nd.gov - The Official Portal for North Dakota State Government
North Dakota: Legendary. Follow the trail of legends
North Dakota State Public Service CommissionNorth Dakota PSC Home Page

North Dakota State Public Service Commission

Quick Links

Navigation

600 E. Boulevard Ave., Dept. 408
Bismarck, ND 58505-0480

701.328.2400 - Phone
877.245.6685 - Toll-Free
800.366.6888 - TTY
701.328.2410 - Fax
ndpsc@nd.gov

Know What's Below, Call before you dig.

Welcome...

Commissioners

Sheri Haugen-
Hoffart

Julie Fedorchak,
Chair

Randy Christmann

Thank you for visiting the website of the North Dakota Public Service Commission. The Public Service Commission is a constitutional agency with varying degrees of statutory authority over abandoned mine lands, coal mine reclamation, electric and gas utilities, telecommunications companies, energy conversion facility siting, transmission facility siting, railroads and railroad safety, auctioneers and auction clerks, weighing and measuring devices, gas pipeline safety, and underground damage prevention.

You Should Know...About the ND Public Service Commission

To learn more about how the PSC affects the lives of North Dakotans every day, click here: A Day in Your Life

 

 

 

Watch/Listen to the Commission Live

The Commission typically meets in formal session every two weeks; special meetings are held to handle special or emergency situations.

Please click on this link to watch a LIVE meeting.

To participate via telephone, please dial 1-888-585-9008 Access Code: 671-872-185

Looking for an agenda? A calendar of events and agendas can be found by scrolling to the bottom of this page.

 

Miss a Meeting?

 

Hot Topics - Quick Links

July 13, 2022, subcommittee hearing of the U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources: "Examine Pathways to Lower Energy Prices"

Click here to watch recorded webcast of Commissioner Julie Fedorchak's testimony

Click here for written copy of Commissioner Julie Fedorchak's testimony

 

Employment Opportunities

  • We are not currently accepting applications for any positions

 

What's Going On...

Commissioner Julie Fedorchak, Chair (center)

Commissioner Randy Christmann, (left)

Commissioner Sheri Haugen-Hoffart, (right)

 

The PSC takes an active role in protecting consumers by ensuring utilities follow rules, including ones that relate to disconnection of service. Working with consumers to resolve disputes with utilities, and establishing fair rates and regulations. The PSC is constantly looking out for the interests of North Dakotans.

Latest News (To view archived news releases, please visit our Newsroom)

 

Commission Events

State Capitol 12th Floor Hearing Room (unless otherwise noted)

October 03, 2022 - 06:45 am CDT

Other (60.00KB pdf)
ND Association of Counties Annual Conference

Bismarck Event Center
315 S 5th St
Bismarck, ND

October 03, 2022 - 02:30 pm CDT

Other (64.00KB pdf)
Information Exchange Meeting with MDU & Great Plains Natural Gas

Case No. PU-22-10

toggle for more information
Great Plains Natural Gas Co.
Cost of Gas 2022
Tariff Monthly Adjustments

Case No. PU-22-8

toggle for more information
Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.
Cost of Gas 2022
Tariff Monthly Adjustments

October 04, 2022 - 07:15 am CDT

Other (60.00KB pdf)
ND Association of Counties Annual Conference

Bismarck Event Center
315 S 5th St
Bismarck, ND

October 04, 2022 - 02:30 pm CDT

Other (61.00KB pdf)
Quarterly Meeting with Commissioners & Executive Secretary

October 05, 2022 - 01:30 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

- CANCELLED

October 05, 2022 - 03:00 pm CDT

Informal Hearing (52.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
MDU, High Density Contracted Demand Response, Tariff and Rates

Case No. PU-22-337

toggle for more information
Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.
High Density Contracted Demand Response
Tariff and Rates

October 07, 2022 - 01:00 pm CDT

Other (60.00KB pdf)
Information Exchange Meeting with Allete, Inc.

October 27, 2022 - 01:00 pm CDT

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

November 03, 2022 - 02:00 pm CDT

Public Input Session (589.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Public Service Commission-Electrification of Transportation-Investigation

Case No. PU-22-147

toggle for more information
Public Service Commission
Electrification of Transportation
Investigation

November 10, 2022 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

November 17, 2022 - 10:00 am CST

Public Input Session (420.00KB pdf) Internet Broadcast
Public Service Commission - Demand Response - Investigation

Case No. PU-22-145

toggle for more information
Public Service Commission
Demand Response
Investigation

November 30, 2022 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

December 08, 2022 - 01:00 pm CST

Other (58.00KB pdf)
Lignite Energy Council Quarterly Meeting

Lignite Energy Council
1016 E Owens Ave
Bismarck, ND

December 14, 2022 - 12:45 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

December 28, 2022 - 01:30 pm CST

Informal Hearing Internet Broadcast
Informal Hearing

Meeting Notices

State Capitol 12th Floor Hearing Room (unless otherwise noted)

October 05, 2022 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting

Formal (84.00KB pdf)
Administrative (44.00KB pdf)

October 19, 2022 - 10:00 am CDT

Regular Commission Meeting - CANCELLED

October 27, 2022 - 10:00 am CDT

Special Commission Meeting

November 10, 2022 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

November 30, 2022 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

December 14, 2022 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

December 28, 2022 - 10:00 am CST

Regular Commission Meeting

 

Legal Links

Accessibility Links