Understanding your Union Gas contract

Union Gas has standardized contracts for all in-franchise customers - no matter the rate class.  This ensures that contracts are easier to read and understand.

All Union Gas in-franchise customer contracts contain the following information:

  • Contract Cover -Each contract will have a service type-specific "Contract Cover." The body of the contract ties in all the schedules and General Terms and Conditions together.  The Contract Cover includes customer information and signatory pages.
  • Schedule 1 - Schedule 1 provides customer-specific information such as contract parameters.
  • Schedule 1a – Schedule 1a provides the means to contract for market-based deliverability.
  • Schedule 2 - Schedule 2 provides the terms and conditions specific to a service.
  • Schedule 3 -Schedule 3 provides end use locations for a Bundled T contract.
  • General Terms and Conditions -General Terms and Conditions provides generic working rules for all in-franchise contracts and are the terms that are common to all North and South in-franchise services.
  • Collection Service Agreement -The Collection Service Agreement provides the details on customer billing service.
  • Gas Distribution Access Rule (GDAR) Service Agreement -- This Service Agreement sets out the relationship between Distributor and Vendor.
 

Union Gas' standardized contracts for in-franchise customers:

Changes to the General Terms and Conditions reflect the Unauthorized Overrun Non-compliance charge, clarity in respect to Overrun and to accommodate updates to the North American gas nomination windows.

 

Northern and Eastern Operations Area:
Bundled Transportation Service

 

Distribution (Sales and Service) and T-Service

      Rate 100 Base Service (includes Rate 25, CBS, Storage)

  • Contract
  • Schedule 1
  • Schedule 2 (Effective until March 31, 2016)
    Changes include Overrun language moved from Schedule 2 to the General Terms and Conditions, clarity with respect to the Customer Balancing Service (CBS) Account has been added, as well as provided clarity with respect to Firm and Interruptible Minimum Annual Volume contract parameters.
    • Schedule 2 (Effective as of April 1, 2016)
    • Schedule 2 (Blackline version details the specific changes)

      Rate 20 Base Service (includes Rate 25, CBS, Storage)

  • Contract
  • Schedule 1
  • Schedule 2 (Effective until March 31, 2016)
    Changes include Overrun language moved from Schedule 2 to the General Terms and Conditions, clarity with respect to the Customer Balancing Service (CBS) Account has been added, as well as provided clarity with respect to Firm and Interruptible Minimum Annual Volume contract parameters.
    • Schedule 2 (Effective as of April 1, 2016)
    • Schedule 2 (Blackline version details the specific changes)
 

Southern Operations Area:

Bundled Transportation Service

Distribution (Sales and Service) and T-Service

      Rate M4

     Rate M5

     Rate M7

     Rate M9

      Rate T1 

     Rate T2

      Rate U2

Storage and Transportation Contracts

Additional information

Customer Balancing Service (CBS) Rates