Switching business energy suppliers

Switching your business energy supplier is quick and easy

4 steps to switch to British Gas business

Step 1 of Switching your business energy supplier - Get a quote for business electricity & gas - icon with £ sign

Get a quote

Step 2 of Switching your business energy supplier - Review your new contract - laptop icon

Review your new contract

Step 3 of Switching your business energy supplier - We'll process your switch - two speech bubbles

We'll process your switch

Step 4 of Switching your business energy supplier - Give us a meter reading - meter icon

Give us a meter reading

Step 1. Call us for a competitive quote for your business electric and gas supply.

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Step 2. Once you've agreed a quote with us and want to switch to us as your business energy supplier, we'll send you a contract pack. You don't need to do anything with this; it's just for your reference.

Step 3. We will process your switch and contact your existing supplier for you. There's usually little for you to do if:

  • You're all paid up
  • You're not tied into your existing contract
  • You've allowed for your notice period

How long does it take to switch to British Gas business?

It usually takes around three weeks to change to British Gas business. We'll keep you informed of the progress and your switch will be completed on an agreed date. There'll be no disruption to your business or its energy supply.

Step 4. Before we switch your supply, you'll need to give us a meter reading. You can do this via your online account. Remember, we'll still need this even if your existing supplier installed a smart meter as currently they can't send data to other suppliers.

Why switch your business electricity and gas?

Carrying out a regular business energy switch will help to ensure your business:

  • Gets a better business energy deal
  • Is paying the most competitive business energy rates
  • Keeps costs low

Do you spend over £300,000 on business energy?

Get a tailored quote

Large businesses have particular needs when it comes to their energy contracts – and we have the experience and expertise to help.

Moving in to business premises supplied by British Gas?

Our dedicated business movers team are here to help

Thinking of leaving British Gas business?

We're sorry you're thinking of leaving. There's a few things to do to make sure your business electricity or gas supply account is ready to switch.

Help when switching business energy supplier

Advice on switching business energy supplier from OFGEM.

Free, independent, confidential and impartial advice when switching your small business to a new energy supplier.

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