Tanya J. McCloskey,
Acting Consumer Advocate

Pennsylvania Office of Consumer Advocate
555 Walnut Street
5th Floor Forum Place
Harrisburg, PA 17101-1923

Phone: 717-783-5048 or toll free 800-684-6560
Fax: 717-783-7152

Email: consumer@paoca.org


The Pennsylvania Office of Consumer Advocate was established by the General Assembly in 1976 to represent the consumers of Pennsylvania in matters involving their utility service.
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Due to COVID-19 concerns, our office in Harrisburg is working remotely. We will staff our phone lines from 8:30 am to 4:30 pm Monday-Friday & can also be reached via e-mail (consumer@paoca.org). We appreciate your understanding during this difficult period. Thank you.

Are you looking for information on what your utility company is doing to help customers during the COVID-19 crisis? Click here for additional details.


Executive Summary of the Annual Report- Fiscal Year 2019-2020

Office of Consumer Advocate- Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2019-2020

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Before the PA House Commerce Committee: Testimony of Tanya J. McCloskey, Public Hearing On "What Comes Next...The Impacts of COVID Crisis"

Information Regarding the Proposed Rate Increase Request of Reynolds Disposal Company

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Pittsburgh Water & Sewer Authority Customers: Click here to learn about us and how we can help you. Additional information to come.

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Transource Independence Project: Click here to view the Applications and other case-related items.

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