Start, Stop or Change Service

Need to make changes to your service? Find information for your situation below.

Start Service

Welcome to Great Lakes Energy! We are happy to have you join our co-op. To start brand-new residential electric service, download your application here.

To start brand-new commercial electric service, download your application here.

To start service for an existing meter, please fill out the form below and we will contact you to complete the transfer.

*A security deposit may be requested before providing or continuing service. Please note, construction could be delayed by supply chains.

Stop Service

We hate to see you go but wish you the best for the future. Please call our office at 888-485-2537 during business hours to end your service and provide us with a forwarding address for your last bill.

Truestream High-Speed Internet

Interested in pairing your electric service with Truestream high-speed fiber internet? Check our interactive map to see if your new home or business construction is in an active Truestream construction or in-service area.

If Truestream is actively building or installing in your area and you would like service, return the New Service Application with the Truestream Internet and Voice Services box checked in the ‘Additional Products & Services section.’

For additional information, check out the Truestream Frequently Asked Questions.

Relocate or Upgrade Your Existing Service

If you need to relocate your existing service on your property or wish to upgrade your service, please fill out the Application for Relocation or Upgrade and return to us. 

Please note, construction could be delayed by supply chains.

Needed Items

Meter Base Pickup Locations & Local Contact Information
Standard meter bases can be obtained at any Great Lakes Energy service center. County contact information is highlighted in this document to assist in finding an electrical inspector and registration of easements.

Easements
You can find our electronically fillable form here or download easement instructions and an example here. You can also request a form be mailed to you at 888-485-2537.
* Please note that unpaid balances from previous accounts with Great Lakes Energy, O&A Electric, Oceana Electric, Western Michigan Electric or Top O’Michigan Electric must be paid (if applicable) before service can be started. A security deposit may be requested before providing or continuing service.

Change Address

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Going away for the winter or changing your address? Please fill out the form below.

Grant Application

For security verification, please enter any random two digit number. For example: 16