CA Pub Util Code Section 1803

The commission shall award reasonable advocate’s fees, reasonable expert witness fees, and other reasonable costs of preparation for and participation in a hearing or proceeding to any customer who complies with Section 1804 and satisfies both of the following requirements:


The customer’s presentation makes a substantial contribution to the adoption, in whole or in part, of the commission’s order or decision.


Participation or intervention without an award of fees or costs imposes a significant financial hardship.
Last Updated

Aug. 19, 2023

§ 1803’s source at ca​.gov