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The Inspection, Control and Supervision Fee

What Is The Inspection Fee Charge On Your Phone Bill?

The Inspection, Control and Supervision Fee, commonly referred to as an "Inspection Fee", is a fee charged by the TRA to your telecommunications service provider. The TRA is funded by the utilities that it regulates. By statute, your telecommunications service provider can pass this charge along to its customers.

What type of companies is it charged to?

All TRA regulated utilities pay inspection fees but most utilities recover it in their rates.

How Often Is The Inspection Fee Assessed?

It varies per service provider.