Consumer Division

The Consumer Division of the Department of Public Utilities (DPU) assists consumers with their utility companies through dispute resolution, evaluation of regulatory compliance and customer service, and education. Contact us if you need help resolving a problem with your electric, gas, or investor-owned water utility.

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Department of Public Utilities
1 South Station, 3rd floor, Boston, MA 02110


(617) 305-3742

Who we serve

The Consumer Division serves the public by providing assistance to consumers in dealing with their electric, gas, or investor-owned water utility.  

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