Kentucky Public Service Commission


PSC’s Proposed Regulations and Amendments to Regulations

The Public Service Commission (Commission) has undertaken review of its Administrative Regulations. The Commission, as it reviews its regulations, would like to involve all stakeholders at all stages in this process. The Commission believes that this review should be a joint effort of this agency and all stakeholders to develop regulations that promote and foster an effective and efficient administrative process. As part of the review process, the Commission requests that stakeholders submit written comments and suggestions on the regulations as they are reviewed.

The Commission has completed its review and made several proposed changes to 807 KAR 5:001 (Rules of Procedure), 807 KAR 5:006 (General Rules), and 807 KAR 5:011 (Tariffs). On May 14, 2021, the Commission filed a new administrative regulation, 807 KAR 5:015 Access and attachments to utility poles and facilities, with the Legislative Research Commission pursuant to KRS Chapter 13A.


The deadline for filing comments on all other proposed changes to regulations is still extended indefinitely.

Written notification of intent to be heard and written comments may be submitted by e-mail to Jeb.Pinney@ky.gov or by mail to: Administrative Regulations Working Group J.E.B. Pinney, Kentucky Public Service Commission, P.O. Box 615, Frankfort, Kentucky 40602-0615

Questions concerning this process should be directed to J.E.B. Pinney, Acting General Counsel, at 502-782-2587.


Update May 14, 2021

On May 14, 2021, the Commission filed a new administrative regulation, 807 KAR 5:015 Access and attachments to utility poles and facilities, with the Legislative Research Commission pursuant to KRS Chapter 13A. A virtual public hearing on this administrative regulation shall be held on July 29, 2021, at 9:00 a.m. eastern standard time at the Kentucky Public Service Commission, 211 Sower Boulevard, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601. Individuals interested in being heard at this hearing shall notify this agency in writing by five workdays prior to the hearing, of their intent to attend. If no notification of intent to attend the hearing is received by that date, the hearing may be canceled. Written comments shall be accepted through July 31, 2021. Written notification of intent to be heard at the public hearing and written comments on the proposed amendment should be sent or delivered to John E.B. Pinney, Acting General Counsel, Kentucky Public Service Commission, 211 Sower Boulevard, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601, phone (502) 782-2587, mobile (502) 545-6180, fax (502) 564-7279.


Update February 22, 2021

The Public Comment Meeting on Proposed Amendment to 807 KAR 5:056 scheduled for February 25, 2021 has been cancelled.

  • The deadline for written comments on the Fuel Adjustment Clause regulation is February 28, 2021

Update December 1, 2020 - Suspension of Enforcement of 807 KAR 5:056, Section 3(5)

The Commission has determined that amendments to 807 KAR 5:056, the Fuel Adjustment Clause ("FAC") regulation, are necessary. The Commission plans to file with the Legislative Research Commission, no later than December 15, 2020, proposed amendments to 807 KAR 5:056 that will delete Section 3(5) from the FAC regulation. The Commission will propose no other amendments to the regulation.

See the full text of the December 1 letter To All Jurisdictional Electric Utilities


Current Regulation




Proposed Amendments


* 807 KAR 50XX Pole attachment regulation (1)
807 KAR 5015 Pole attachment regulation
807 KAR 5:015 Pole Attachment Regulation Amended After Comment


Video of Public Meetings Held


807 KAR 515 July 2021 Comments


Summaries of Comments - December 17, 2020 Meeting


Responses to Comments October 2020




Comments September 2020





last updated 09/23/2021