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Office of Consumer Advocate (Utilities)

The Consumer Advocate's statutory responsibility is to investigate the legality of rates and practices of all utility companies subject to the jurisdiction of the Iowa Utilities Board, and to represent consumers and the public generally before state and federal agencies concerning those matters.

The Office of Consumer Advocate is a separate division of the Iowa Attorney General's Office. It was established by the Iowa General Assembly in 1983. The Consumer Advocate is the chief administrative officer of the division.

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Office of Consumer Advocate
1375 East Court Avenue
Des Moines, IA  50319-0063
Tel:   515-725-7200
Fax:  515-725-7221
Email: Office of Consumer Advocate