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The cheapest way to pay with up to £80 off your energy**
Easy to budget with your costs spread evenly over 12 months
Hassle free with payments regularly reviewed
Use our form to request a Direct Debit, it only takes a few minutes. What information do I need? Your personal details Your bank details Up to date meter readings (it helps us to make sure your payments are just right)
Get instant answers with our Direct Debit FAQs, you could find the answer you're looking for straight away.What help can I get? How we review your payment amount What to do if your payments have changed How to cancel your Direct Debit
Direct Debit is the cheapest way to pay
Pay with monthly Direct Debit and we’ll take up to £80 (£40 per fuel) off your energy costs**. And switch to paperless billing and you could save an extra £12† off your gas and electricity.
You can relax when your bill is due
Now and then an unexpected bill arrives, with Direct Debit we’ll take the pain away. We’ll estimate how much energy you’re likely to use in the future (based on your information) and spread the cost of your gas and electricity over 12 months to arrive a your monthly Direct Debit amount. This should cover your annual costs over the year.
You’re in control
You choose the payment date and you’re always protected by the Direct Debit guarantee.
We’ll keep an eye out for you
Every year we review your payments so that they’re just right. We’ll look at your costs and what we think you’ll use in the future. Then we’ll let you know if your payments need to change (we’ll tell you on your bill or by letter before we do).
Set up a new monthly Direct Debit now
Use our Direct Debit form to give us your details online.
Please note: If you have a Green Deal agreement in place, any prices or discounts quoted do not include your Green Deal payments.
*We may monitor your call to help improve our customer service and ensure we meet our regulatory and legal responsibilities.**Pay by Direct Debit and get an annual discount of £40 per fuel, deducted from your standing charge. Discounts are inclusive of VAT.†Choose paperless billing and get an annual discount of £6 per fuel, deducted from your standing charge - the following tariffs are excluded: energyplus Care, Woolwich Domestic Heat, EDN, EBICO and all prepayment meter customers. Discounts are inclusive of VAT.
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SSE and associated brands: Scottish Hydro, Southern Electric, SWALEC and Atlantic are all trading names of:
SSE Energy Supply Limited Registered in England & Wales No. 03757502
(Supply of Electricity, Home Phone, Broadband & Feed in Tariffs);
Southern Electric Gas Limited Registered in England & Wales No. 02716495
(Supply of Gas);
SSE Water Limited Registered in England & Wales No. 06021063
(Supply of Water);
SSE Home Services Limited Registered in Scotland No. SC292102
(Heating & Wiring, Shield Care & Servicing, Gas Installations and Eco);
SSE Energy Solutions Limited Registered in Scotland No. SC386054
(Energy Efficiency Installations & Insulation Products);
SSE Green Deal Provider Limited Registered in Scotland No. SC432920
(Green Deal Scheme)
All members of the SSE Group
The Registered Office of SSE Energy Supply Limited, Southern Electric Gas Limited and SSE Water Limited is 55 Vastern Road Reading Berkshire RG1 8BU
The Registered Office of SSE Home Services Limited, SSE Energy Solutions Limited and SSE Green Deal Provider Limited is Inveralmond House 200 Dunkeld Road Perth PH1 3AQ
SSE Home Services Limited and SSE Green Deal Provider Limited are all authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority for certain consumer credit activities.