What is Switch Telford?
Switch Telford is a free service provided by Telford & Wrekin Council, that compares gas and electricity suppliers to help people find the cheapest energy prices, switch to a better deal and significantly cut the cost of their bills!
It is available for both households and businesses – so wherever you live or wherever your business is located, you can use Switch Telford.
What can Switch Telford do for me?
You get a range of benefits for free:
- switching is free and you can save hundreds on your energy bills
- independent and unbiased advice to help find the best tariff for your household and/or business
- you can switch even if you are on a prepayment meter
- you switch with a trustful provider (the switching provider is Ofgem accredited)
- no need to contact your old or new supplier, as Switch Telford will handle the switching process for you
Additionally, by using this service, you can play your part in helping the most vulnerable in the Telford and Wrekin borough.
For every switch made through the Switch Telford website, Telford & Wrekin Council receives a commission which is used to support and sustain council services in the borough, such as those for vulnerable old people and children.
Am I eligible?
Wherever you live or wherever your business is located, you can use Switch Telford.
How it works
It takes around 5 minutes to switch your home gas and electricity supplier, it’s that simple.
You can switch your supplier by phone on the free helpline 0800 188 4969 or online on the Switch Telford website.
All you need is your postcode and an energy bill – once you provide some basic information about your current gas and electricity usage, you will get the best tariffs on the market, tailored to your household needs, to compare and choose from.
Once you decide on a quote, there is no need to contact your old or new supplier - as Switch Telford will handle the entire switching process for you.
You can switch your supplier by phone on the free helpline 0800 188 4970 or register your interest online on the Switch Telford website.
Whatever the size of your business, you will be able to work with energy experts for the entire switching process.
The energy experts will find the best prices available on the market for your business as well as set up the new energy contract – so you can focus your time and effort on running your business.
Go to the Switch Telford website to find out how much you could save on your home and business energy bills.
Or call the free helplines:
- 0800 188 4969 (home energy)
- 0800 188 4970 (business energy).
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Last updated: 21/02/2020 11:15