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7.8. Portable Air Conditioners


Community Housing Effective Date: July 1, 2021
Topic: Infrastructure & Asset Management Replaces: December 1, 2010
Subject: Portable Air Conditioners Policy No. I.7.8. 



Portable or window mounted air conditioners with Energy Star rating approval can be installed with permission from a Manitoulin-Sudbury DSB representative in writing, Tenants who install air conditioners will have to compensate for the additional electrical operating costs.


Air Conditioner Request
  • Tenant completes the Request Form and submits
  • Form is saved to tenant information
  • Form is shared with Finance Department for processing

Note: Air conditioner must have an Energy Star approval rating. If the unit does not meet the current specifications then it will not be permitted.

Note: The tenant is responsible for the safe installation and operation of the air conditioner unit. If the installation is deemed to be unsafe then the unit shall be removed.

Request Tracking

Requests will be logged should a review be required.

Reference: Air Conditioner Request form