Hive Active Heating

A market leading thermostat to warm up your home and get it ready for when you get back

British Gas customers get a £50 discount + a FREE Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) [1]

Savings and peace of mind. What could be better?

Control your heating and hot water wherever you are from your smartphone, tablet or laptop and you could save £130 per year[2]

What do you get with Hive Active Heating?

Hive Active Heating with Echo Dot
  • Thermostat Wirelessly connects to the receiver and allows you to control your heating and water temperature at home.

  • Hive Hub Connects your Hive products so you can control them remotely with the Hive app - wherever you are. Just plug into your broadband router, and you're good to go.

  • Receiver Attaches to your boiler to turn your heating and hot water on and off using your thermostat and app.

FREE Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) (RRP £49.99) Manage your home with Hive and Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen). Get Alexa to switch on the heating when it gets a bit chilly and turn up the lights when the nights start drawing in… Get yours before 31st January 2019.

Hive Active Heating without Hive Hub is available to purchase on

Professional installation by a qualified British Gas engineer.

Control your heating and hot water from anywhere with the Hive app.

Save £130[2] a year on energy by switching off heating when you're out.

Get your Hive Active Heating now

British Gas customers get a £50 discount + a FREE Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) [1]

British Gas customers get a £50 discount + a FREE Amazon Echo Dot (2nd Gen)

£249 (£199 for British Gas customers)
or spread the cost over 12 months interest free

Includes Hive Hub, Thermostat & Receiver
12 month guarantee
Professional installation

Control your Hive Products with Amazon Alexa

You can use Amazon's voice assistant, Alexa, to control your Hive Products, without having to lift a finger!

Amazon Echo

Frequently asked questions

What happens if I cancel my monthly Hive Heating Plan?

If you cancel your Hive Heating Plan, you will need to pay the remaining balance of the payment plan for the Hive Active Heating kit on demand.

For more information about cancellation charges please visit read the Hive Heating Plan terms and conditions (PDF 6.1MB).

What happens to my Hive Active Heating Plan if I move home?

Your Hive Heating Plan is not transferable to your new home. If you move within 12 months from the date you order your Hive Heating Plan, you must pay off the balance.

If you want to install Hive products in your new home, or move into a property that has Hive Active Heating installed, please contact Hive for further assistance.

For more information about Hive Heating Plan please read the Hive Heating Plan terms and conditions (PDF 6.1MB).

What if I have more than one thermostat in my home?
Hive Active Heating comes with multizone capability that allows you to control up to 3 heating zones through the Hive App. You’ll need a separate thermostat and receiver for each heating zone.
Does Hive Active Heating work with all boilers?
It works with the vast majority of them, yes. When our engineer comes to install Hive Active Heating, they’ll check everything is up and running before they leave.
I wanted to buy Hive Active Heating subscription

The Hive Active Heating subscription is no longer available. We now offer a 12 month payment plan as an alternative. The plan allows you to spread the cost of the kit over 12 months. Once the 12 months are up, you can continue to pay £2.99 a month for Hive Live or cancel the Hive Live subscription and pay nothing.

For more information please read the Hive Heating Plan terms and conditions (PDF 6.1MB).

How do I redeem my discounted Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen)?

All customers who purchase Hive Heating through a Payment Plan or a one-off payment will receive a FREE Amazon Echo Dot 3rd Gen (RRP £49.99). Once you have bought Hive Heating, you'll receive a confirmation email with further instructions on how to redeem Amazon Echo Dot 3rd Gen. Offer must be redeemed by 28th February 2019.

  1. £50 discount is available to new and existing British Gas energy, HomeCare and 5 Year Warranty customers only.
    Discount is off RRP:
    Amazon Echo Dot (3rd Gen) offer is limited to one per customer, is subject to availability and runs between 12th September 2018 and 31st January 2019. Offer only available when bought with Hive Active Heating or Hive Heating Plan. Offer cannot be used on pre-existing orders or in conjunction with any other offer. Offer must be redeemed by 28th February 2019. Terms apply.

  2. Savings based on annual energy consumption of 16,489 kWh.