Texas TDU Fees

Your utility provider may charge you certain fees related to a move-in or switching of electricity providers.  These are not fees charged by your electric provider.  These fees are charged by the utility provider responsible for electric delivery in your area.  The fees will be the same regardless of the retail electricity provider you select.  Below is a table of those fees:

TDU (Utility) Move In Priority Move In Standard Switch
(3-7 Business Days)
Self-Select Switch
Centerpoint $0.00 $0.00 $0.00 $0.00
Oncor $3.20 $10.35 $0.00 $1.90
AEP Central $6.00 $13.00 $0.00 $3.00
AEP North $2.00 $7.00 $0.00 $1.00
TNMP $54.00 $79.00 $0.00 $27.00


Move In – This is for a move in for any time longer than 48 hours after the time of enrollment.

Priority Move In – An expedited move-in request taking place between 24 and 48 hours after the time of enrollment.

Self-Select Switch – For customers with existing service who will be switching from one provider to another at the end of their contract or on a given date

Standard Switch – A request for a switch to be completed within 3-7 business days.