Manitobans will have to pay more for their natural gas starting Sunday, November 1st.

The Public Utilities Board announced that it approved Centra Gas Manitoba Inc.’s increase from $0.0932/m3 to $0.1081/m3.

This is set to raise the average customer’s bill by $31 per year.

Customers that have fixed-term fixed-price contracts with either Centra or a private broker won’t be affected.

The Public Utilities Board will review primary gas rates again on February 1st.