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If you've already told us you're moving and just want to give us your meter readings, please fill in one of the forms below - it's quicker than calling us.
If you've moved into a new house that has a Pay As You Go meter, but you've got no power, then please contact us on 0800 980 2481*. We'll work with you to try and get your supply up and running again to make sure you can settle into your new home as quickly as possible.
You can use one of our online forms above to let us know you're moving.
Contact us with your moving out readings and/or moving in readings. We'll update your account and send your final bill.
If you've given your meter readings from the day you moved, you should get your final bill within seven to ten days.
We recommend that you keep your Direct Debit open so we can collect the final balance or refund any money we owe to you.
Yes, staying with us at your new address means that we can transfer any balance to your new account. And your Direct Debit plan will be moved as well, which is one less thing to think about! We'll make sure that you're paying the right amount at your new address by reviewing your payments.
If you have shield, our boiler cover, we'll end your contract and create a new one for you at your new address (if we can cover your boiler and system). If you decide to cancel your cover, there will be a cancellation fee.
If you have phone and or broadband, we'll end your contract and start a new one at your new address. If you decide to not take the service with you, there will be a cancellation fee.
Yes, we're able to supply your energy almost everywhere in the UK. If your new property isn't supplied by us, make sure to tell the current supplier you've moved in. Then phone us to let us know you've moved and you can simply sign up your new house with us online.We'll take care of everything for you and tell the current supplier at your new address that you want to transfer your supply to us.
If you've already been in touch with us, just ignore them. We'll be working to update the account to show that you're now responsible for the bills. We'll only bill you from the date you moved in and with the meter readings you gave us.
If you haven't told us you've moved give us a call on 0800 107 9639* (we're open Monday to Friday 8am -8pm and Saturday 8am - 2pm).
The Green Deal arrangement remains with the property, not the owner or occupier. Once the property exchanges hands, the Green Deal repayments will too. This means that if you're moving out of a property that currently has a Green Deal arrangement on it, you will no longer be responsible for the Green Deal repayments. The new owners or tenants will be responsible for making the payments through their energy bill, as you've been doing.
If you're moving into a property with a Green Deal arrangement, you will now be responsible for making the repayments through your energy bill. For more information, speak to one of our Green Deal advisers.
SSE and SWALEC are trading names of: SSE Energy Supply Limited Registered in England & Wales No. 03757502 (Supply of Electricity, Home Phone, Broadband and 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 & 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); SSE Retail Limited Registered in Scotland No. SC213458 (Retail Appliances) All members of the SSE Group
The Registered Office of SSE Energy Supply Limited, Southern Electric Gas Limited & SSE Water Limited is 55 Vastern Road Reading Berkshire RG1 8BU
The Registered Office of SSE Home Services Limited, SSE Energy Solutions Limited; SSE Green Deal Provider Limited & SSE Retail Limited is Inveralmond House 200 Dunkeld Road Perth PH1 3AQ
SSE Energy Supply Limited, SSE Water Limited, SSE Home Services Limited, SSE Green Deal Provider Limited and SSE Retail Limited are all authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority for certain consumer credit activities.