No security deposit
is required for residences
that are owner occupied and
a permanent structure. A $75
deposit is required for residential
mobile homes located on owned
property. A deposit equal to
two months of bills but not
exceeding $300 is required
for residential rental houses
and apartments. A $300 deposit
is required for residential
mobile homes located on leased
land. A deposit is also required
for camps, recreational or
seasonal accounts and farm
accounts. Contact Magnolia
Electric Power Association
Member Services Department
for details. Commercial deposits
are equal to two months of
bills. Deposits are returnable
upon termination of service.
How Long Will It Take?
Under normal circumstances most
accounts that require no line
construction are connected the
following workday. Accounts needing
line construction require seven
to ten working days after all
fees are paid, forms signed and
other requirements met. Weather
conditions may delay this longer.
Line Construction Costs
Click here to learn about overhead & underground construction cost.
Are you building? Do you qualify for MEPA's Comfort Advantage Program?
Click here to learn more at comfortadvantage.com
Under current law you must provide
proof of registration with the
county tax assessor and a 911
address in order to receive electric
service for a mobile home. Bring
your property deed to help reduce
your security deposit.
here to download the mobile
home meter loop specifications
along with the diagram. (140k,
Service entrances, meter poles
etc., must meet certain requirements
before Magnolia Electric Power
Association will connect the
installation. These requirements
are available from Magnolia Electric
Click here to download the overhead service entrance mast specifications along with a diagram.
Underground Secondary and Primary Construction
Click here to download the underground specifications along with a diagram. (260k, pdf)