you have recently moved into your home, you may be having difficulties in knowing
who supplies your premises with energy.
Note For New
Occupiers with credit meters.
We would advise you to read your utility
meters now (including water if appropriate) if you have not already done so.
may at some time in the future receive charges incurred by a previous occupier,
and if you have not taken your own meter readings it will be more difficult for
you to resolve any disputes.
As a new occupier (even though your energy supplies
may be connected) you will need to contract with an energy supplier for the premises.
But, you do have the option of picking the supplier who is best for your own circumstances.
initially you will still need to find out who is supplying your new home at the
moment, and you should contact them (asap) to find out what tarifs you will be
charged at, and what their terms and conditions are.
/ bookmark this page now - then use the information below to find your
suppliers, then you can, if you wish, come back to this site and use this information
to compare prices and to see if you can do better with a different supplier, by
using the postcode box at the foot of this page.
Gas - This service is
provided by Xoserve Ltd.
If your gas is supplied through the national gas
network, The thing that identifies your gas supply is the meter point number,
you can find this out and also who bills your home by phoning the national Meter
Number Helpline on 0870 608 1524.
If you need to identify the gas network
to which you are connected contact the Gas Network Identity Line: 0870 1600229.
This is more complicated because there are 14 distribution network licences for
elctricity distribution / generatation, but there are many more suppliers of electricity.
addition there are as at March 2010 also six licenced Independent Distribution
Network Operators, who tend to provide extensions to the existing licenced networks.
An application is currently being considered from UK Utilities (Electricity) Ltd.
To find out who bills your home however, you must contact the distributor
for your area, who should be able to tell you your Mpan number and who currently
charges for the elctricity for your home. The Mpan number comprises of two lines
of numbers beginning with a capital "S" the generators' identity is
denoted by the first two digits of the second line of that number.
below should help you find the correct information:-
Identifier Contact Number
|Eastern England|| 10||08456015467|
|East Midlands|| 11||08456030618|
|North Wales, Merseyside & Cheshire|| 13||08452709101|
|West Midlands|| 14||08456030618|
|North Eastern England|| 15||08456013268|
|North Western England|| 16||08707510093|
|Northern Scotland|| 17||08450262554|
|Southern Scotland|| 18||08452709101|
|South Eastern England|| 19||08456015467|
|Southern England|| 20||08709050806|
|Southern Wales|| 21||08456015972|
|South Western England|| 22||08456015972|
|IDNOs|| || |
|Envoy see www.envoyonline.co.uk|| 24||08450556199|
|ESP Electricity see www.espelectricity.com|| 25||01372227560|
|Energetics see www.energetics-uk.com|| 26||01698404949|
|GTC see www.gtc-uk.co.uk|| 27||01359243292|
|ECG see www.ecgdistribution.com|| 28||Not
|EDF Energy (IDNO) Ltd|| NA||Not