Thank you for visiting the home page of the Texas Office of Public Utility Counsel (OPUC). OPUC was created in 1983, in response to legislative and consumer group concerns that residential and small commercial consumers were not receiving adequate representation in utility proceedings. OPUC represents residential and small commercial conusmers in electric, telecommunications, and water and wastewater utility matters.
OPUC is committed to providing the highest quality legal, professional and technical representation on behalf of residential and small commercial utility consumers, as a class, to protect consumer interests. OPUC also strives to provide helpful and concise information to all utility consumers through its website, social media outlets, and public speaking engagements.
With so much happening in the world of utilities, it's important to stay informed on the issues affecting you, your family, and your business. OPUC strives to provide Texas consumers with the most up-to-date information regarding electric, telecommunications, and water service industries.