Home gas emergencies:
If you smell gas call the national Gas Emergency Hotline on 0800 111 999.
In the event of a power cut contact 105 or visit the power cut website.
A wide range of free & impartial advice to everyone on a range of subjects including money and debt advice.
Provides advice and support for older people.
Telephone 0800 169 2081
If you are of pensionable age, disabled, living with a long-term or limiting illness, or have special communications needs then you may qualify for extra help from your energy supplier or distribution network operator. You need to contact your energy supplier to be added to the register.
Contact your energy supplier to check eligibility and if they provide it.
Department of Work and Pensions Warm Home Discount Helpline 0345 603 9439
Contact your benefits office, details are on the letters they send you.
Your gas or electricity supplier:
Contact details on your energy bills. If you don’t know who your energy supplier is:
- Gas supplier – contact the Meter Point Administration Service on 0800 608 1524.
- Electricity supplier – you can contact your regional distribution network operator to find out who your supplier is, or if you do not know who your distribution network operator is you can search by postcode on the Energy Networks Association