BUSINESS MEMBERS

NEW SERVICE

To establish new service you will need to visit your local Central Electric office (See LOCATIONS).   Here are the required steps for establishing new service: 

FILL OUT THE MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION.   There is a $25.00 membership fee.  At the time of application, you will be required to provide proof of the 911 address.  This can be obtained from the county tax assessor.

FILL OUT THE  APPLICATION FOR SERVICE. 

BRING A GOVERNMENT APPROVED ID WITH YOU.

BRING YOUR TAX ID NUMBER WITH YOU.   

DEPOSIT - The amount of the deposit will be determined by the type of service, and previous usage at that location or an estimated usage. Deposits are an average of two months power bill. 

Contractors Deposit $150.00 per property

SERVICE FEE of $35.00 for each meter will also be collected.

Temporary Service Fee $25.00 (this is in addition to the regular service fee) 

There is a minimum two day wait from the time you come in to establish service and when it will be connected, unless construction is required.

MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION

SERVICE FOR APPLICATION

TRANSFERRING SERVICE

To transfer service, you will need to fill out an APPLICATION FOR SERVICE and bring it along with a government approved id to your local CEPA office.  You will also need to bring your contract or deed.

Your deposit will be reassesed at this time. 

Service Fee of  $35.00 will be collected at the time of application.  

APPLICATION FOR SERVICE

UTILITY EXEMPTION AFFIDAVIT

The Mississippi Department of Revenue exempts sales tax on electricity for certain manufacturing, farming/agricuritural, and churches.  If your business qualifies, please complete the AFFIDAVIT FOR UTILITY EXEMPTION and return it to your local CEPA office. 

UTILITY EXEMPTION AFFIDAVIT