Ways to pay
There are many different ways to pay your bill. Choose from the options below and find the one that suits your business. You'll get all the details you need so you can pay with the minimum of fuss.
The quickest way to securely pay by card is using your Online Account. We take all major credit/debit cards apart from American Express. At the time of processing we’ll confirm exactly how much you’re paying.
Once payments are made by debit or credit card, we’ll inform you of it being approved immediately.
You can also call our team on 0800 652 4040 to pay by card
You can set up and manage your fixed or variable Direct Debit using your Online Account.
Benefits of paying by Direct Debit
- Easy set up
- You'll know how much you're paying
- Convenient, quick and reliable
- You can save up to 6% just by changing the way you pay
- We won't make changes without telling you
You can also set up a Direct Debit by downloading our
Type of Direct Debit
Variable Direct Debit
A variable Direct Debit would mean you only pay for the energy you use. If you provide us with regular meter readings, you won't be subject to estimated bills and will be confident that you're always up to date with your account. If you have a smart meter, it will automatically send meter readings.
Fixed Direct Debit
A fixed Direct Debit may suit your business better. This way you can spread your payments across the year releasing some of the pressure on your finances over the winter months, and letting you budget based on your regular outgoings.
We work out your average monthly amount, taking into consideration your yearly energy fluctuations, and you chose the date on which your Direct Debit is collected every month to suit your cash flow.
We'll also review your payments regularly to keep them up to date with your meter readings, avoiding any nasty surprises when the bill is received. You can avoid estimates bills by submitting regular meter readings.
Other ways to pay
BACS, Faster Payments or CHAPS
You can pay us by bank transfer:
Sort code 400530
Account number 52464055
Please send a remittance advice with your payment, this should include your account and/or invoice numbers along with the individual payment amounts. If your payment relates to multiple meter points, providing us with your remittance in Excel spreadsheet format identifying each meter point will assist us in allocating your payment correctly. The remittance should be emailed to BGB.firstname.lastname@example.org or posted to British Gas, Payment Area 60, Camberley, Surrey, GU95 1AW.
Cheques should be sent to the Camberley address (below) with a remittance advice or the account number should be written on the reverse of the cheque.
You can post it to:
British Gas Business,
Payment Area 60,
Use the payment slip provided at the bottom of your bill and make cheques payable to 'Post Office Limited'. Cheques must be crossed, and have your name and customer reference number on the back. We don't accept post-dated cheques, cash or issue receipts. Please always use your giro slip when paying at the post office.
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