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How much to swap from electricity key meter to standard meter?

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ireallyhavenoidea Wed 10-Oct-12 18:08:05

Hi

Just that really. Obviously I will phone and ask but I was wondering if anyone knew.

Asking because a repo we are interested in has a key thing. The location doesn't need to change, just be switched over to 'normal'.

Thanks in advance

ireallyhavenoidea Wed 10-Oct-12 18:11:05

Sorry, just found the answer

LadySybildeChocolate Wed 10-Oct-12 18:11:29

Some suppliers will do it for free, some will charge, so it depends on whom you're with. They usually ask that you're with them for a certain amount of months before they change it over.

MikeLitorisBites Wed 10-Oct-12 18:15:05

Sse will do it for free under certain circumstances. It really is best for you to speak with them direct.

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ireallyhavenoidea Wed 10-Oct-12 18:53:48

Thanks. It is just another thing on the list of things to cost out so thought I would ask here. Didn't think to google before.

OK, really stupid question ... House is a repo with electricity meter (which had £1 on the meter!) Do we have to stay with whoever the supplier is (guessing there will be a clue on the meter because as it is a reposession you get no info at all!) or can we go with the cheapest supplier?

Thanks again for the replies (and thank you for not flaming me for posting a stupid question!)

LadySybildeChocolate Wed 10-Oct-12 19:55:30

It's just the same as a normal house which you've bought. You can do what you want with it. The fact that it's a repossession makes no difference, just be wary about debt collectors sending letters to the old owners. It must be so hard for them. sad

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