ESA Inspection Forms

The applications below are to be used when applying for an inspection. You may also find the Fee Estimator and accompanying application form attached to it helpful when applying for inspection. Please complete the form and submit it to the Electrical Safety Authority.

Please note that application forms cannot be submitted directly through the website to our customer service centre. You can fax your application to 1-800-667-4278 or you can email your application to esa.cambridge@electricalsafety.on.ca. For inquiries please call 1-877-ESA-SAFE.

Note that there are 3 different Residential Application Forms below. Please ensure you choose the one that best suits the type of electrical inspection you will require: 1) New Residential, 2) General Inspection, or 3) Residential Renovation.


Retrofitted Luminaire Application for Inspection - effective November 25, 2014

Retrofitted Luminaire Application for Inspection - effective November 25, 2014

General Inspection Application - effective January 14, 2014General Inspection Application - effective January 14, 2014New Residential Application - effective January 7, 2014New Residential Application - effective January 7, 2014Residential Renovation Application - effective January 7, 2014Residential Renovation Application - effective January 7, 2014Renewable Energy Application - effective January 7, 2014Renewable Energy Application - effective January 7, 2014ICIA Application High Voltage Installations ONLY - effective January 7, 2014ICIA Application High Voltage Installations ONLY - effective January 7, 2014ICIA Application Low Voltage Installations ONLY - effective January 7, 2014ICIA Application Low Voltage Installations ONLY - effective January 7, 2014Entertainment Industry - effective January 7, 2014Entertainment Industry - effective January 7, 2014Request for Inspection Form - MAY 2011Neon Sign Application Form - effective January 4, 2013Neon Sign Application Form - effective January 4, 2013Request for Information Form - effective January 7, 2014Request for Information Form - effective January 7, 2014Record Search Application - effective January 7, 2014Record Search Application - effective January 7, 2014Permission to Show - Energize Application Form - effective January 7, 2014Permission to Show - Energize Application Form - effective January 7, 2014ACP Participant Inspection Forms

To be used only by contractors registered to particpate in the Authorized Contractor Program (ACP)

Fee Information, and to request a New Fee GuideFee Estimator/Application for Inspection Form

Please ensure you submit the Application for Inspection part of this form.

If you are looking for information on Workshop Registration, please click here

Privacy Statement: ESA is committed to maintaining the security and confidentiality of your personal information in accordance with applicable privacy legislation and our Privacy Policy. By completing one of the applications listed above and submitting a completed application to ESA, you are consenting to ESA collecting, using and disclosing your personal information for the purpose of considering and administering your application. You represent that you have all necessary authority and/or have obtained all necessary consents from any other individuals about whom you provide personal information to ESA in order to enable us to collect, use and disclose such personal information for the purpose described above.

Emailing ESA Inspection Correspondence
If you are an account customer, you can call us to go paperless and receive Certificates of Inspection, Outcome Summaries, and Defect Notices by email. Please contact the Customer Service Centre at 1-877-ESA-SAFE (1-877-372-7233) and select option #4 to make arrangements to have ESA email your correspondence.

Please Note: If you are an Authorized Contractor Program participant, please continue to use the application form under the Authorized Contractor Program section of this website.