How To Start a Business in Fayetteville

Electrical Services

There are two electrical utility providers in the Fayetteville area. The company to service your business is determined by your business location.


AEP/Southwestern Electrical Power Company (SWEPCO):

To start a new service account with SWEPCO, be ready to provide your service location. You can also request a permanent service for your business or temporary service for constructions sites. You may apply online to start your service at SWEPCO offers several payment options including auto monthly withdrawal, paying in person, by phone or by mail.

 For other customer service, please call: (888) 216-3523 (East TX, LA, AR); Para obtener ayuda en español, llame al (888) 216-3505.


Ozarks Electric Cooperative Corporation:

This company provides all rural and some city electric service. To start your service, you may visit its Fayetteville office at:

Address:                      3641 Wedington Drive
                                    P.O. Box 848, Fayetteville Arkansas

Hours:                         Monday-Friday
                                   8:00 am – 5:00 pm

Telephone:                 (800) 521-6144