PUCO regulates providers of all kinds of utility services, including electric and natural gas companies, local and long distance telephone companies, water and wastewater companies, rail and trucking companies.
Our Mission, History and Team
Commissioner appointment process
How are PUCO commissioners appointed? Learn more about the PUCO Nominating Council.
100 Years and counting: The history of the PUCO
Utility and transportation regulation began in Ohio in 1867.
PUCO Mission and Commitments
Our mission for all residential and business consumers.
The Public Utilities Commission of Ohio (PUCO) is comprised of five commissioners appointed to rotating, five-year terms by the governor.
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Work at the PUCO
The PUCO employs a variety of staff - learn more about our departments and employment opportunities.
PUCO Annual Reports
View the PUCO's annual fiscal year reports.
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