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Switching to an OVO energy deal in Manchester

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The OVO Energy supply for Mancunians

Last update: June 2021

Whether you've just made the move over to Manchester, or if you've lived there for some time as a Mancunian, our experts over at Switch Plan want to make the switch as easy as possible for you. They are equipped with all the information you would want to know about OVO energy plans. With a wide range of plans on offer, we are sure that OVO has something to offer you. But, if not, you can still call us and we can guide you through your alternative options.

If you decide that OVO Energy is for you when you make the move over to Greater Manchester and want to join their 5 million other customers across the UK, you can ring up their number for enquiries on 0330 303 5063. However, if you decide you want an alternative energy plan, ring up one of our experts on 0330 054 0018 and they can guide you. Either way, we'll make sure that you kick start your energy supply in Manchester in no time.

OVO Energy in your Manchester district

OVO Energy prices and info sometimes vary from one neighbourhood to the over. The following pages give you specific information on the OVO Energy supply in your very own district of Manchester.

Who distributes energy in Manchester

Who is the DNO in Manchester ?

If Manchester is currently in a power cut, you should ring the emergency phone number for your distributor, which is listed below. Mancunians can give their local Greater Manchester electricity DNO (Distribution Network Operator) a ring, or their gas provider in case of emergency or to get up-to-date information. In Manchester your electricity distributor is Electricity North West.

How do I get in touch Manchester's energy distributors?

Inhabitants of Greater Manchester can call their local Greater Manchester electricity DNO (Distribution Network Operator) or gas distributor in case of emergency or to get up-to-date information.

Company name Company number
Greater Manchester Electricity North West General Number
0800 195 4141
Greater Manchester Electricity North West Emergency Number
$dno_emergency
Greater Manchester Cadent Gas Number
0345 835 1111
Greater Manchester Cadent Gas Emergency Number
0800 111 999

For FAQs and other pratical informations, you can visit their website:

Electricity North West Electricity North West website
Cadent Gas Cadent Gas website

Who manages gas distribution in Manchester?

In Manchester, the gas distribution company is Cadent Gas. This might not mean much to you, since we don't usually need to get in touch with gas distribution companies, but instead liaise through our energy suppliers. But at the end of the day, gas travels through a complex networks of pipes underground before it arrives in your home, so this could prove useful information.

Setting up an OVO Energy account in Manchester

Whether you're new to the area or not, you are now one of the 507,965 inhabitants in Manchester. Did you know that Manchester is the $city_ranking_county biggest city of your Greater Manchester and 6th of the county. It's likely that you live with 2.47 due to local averages, so you'll need to power up your new home ASAP.

  • Firstly, take a meter reading just before you move out of your old house and keep the note in a safe place. You might need to provide this to your previous supplier, as you'll want to make sure that you're not paying for the energy of the new inhabitants of the house.
  • Now that you've arrived in Manchester you should do the same thing. Find the meter in your new house and jot down the reading.
  • It's possible you will take on a โ€˜deemedโ€™ contract, which you will stay on until you decide to switch. The previous resident of the house usually leaves details concerning their energy supplier but if they didn't, fear not. The Ofgem website can help you find out who supplies the gas and electricity to this new home.

Switching energy suppliers sounds scary but with Switch Plan it really is as easy as it gets. Just call us on 0330 054 0018. We'll evaluate your needs based on your current consumption, budget and living arrangements which plan is best for you.

How cheap are OVO Energy's plans for Mancunians?

OVO Energy's positive reviews tend to make note of cheaper tariffs and great customer service. However, this might not mean that they are the cheapest option for you in Manchester. Be sure to read online customer reviews before making any energy switch!

Contacting OVO in Manchester?

All the contact information you might need for OVO energy is detailed below. It's crucial to have your supplier's contact details to hand just in case you face an emergency or need some information that only they can provide. However, if what you are looking for is unbias detailing of OVO's energy plans, then that's where we come in. We want to guide you through your energy options and carry out an informed switch.

Type of Enquiry Number to contact
General Enquiries
Enquiries that you may have regarding your existing account, such as querying a bill or changing the way you pay your bills.
0330 303 5063

Open from 8am to 8pm during the week, 8am to 6pm on Saturday, 10am to 4pm on Sunday.
CORGI Home Plan complaints
Complaints number for queries related to the OVO Home Plan
0800 085 0845

24 hours a day, seven days a week
Top up plans
For all queries related to Pay As You Go billing: topping up, changing from pay as you go to direct debit and using emergency credit.
0330 303 5063

8am to 8pm during the week, 8am to 6pm on Saturday.
Complaints
If you have a complaint that you would like resolved or acknowledged by OVO Energy.
0330 102 7517

8am to 8pm during the week, 8am to 6pm on Saturday
Complaints Pay As You Go
Complaints specifically related to Pay As You Go tariffs.
0330 102 7517

8am to 8pm during the week, 8am to 6pm on Saturday

Plans and dual fuel tariffs available with OVO for Mancunians

While dual fuel is becoming increasingly popular, some households still opt for separate gas and electricity plans, even sometimes from separate suppliers. In Manchester, 31.37% households opt for electric central heating systems, compared to 60.78% for gas and just 0.00% for oil. However, OVO Energy has a number of dual fuel plans, as can be far more convenient to keep all your costs in one place with one plan.

Stand alone Electricity tariffs

Name of the Plan Tariff value Unit Price

 

price/kWh
Standing Charge

 

price/day
Better Energy 12 months fixed 12.26 p 29.17 p
Simpler Energy Flexible 14.21 p 27.77 p
2 Year Fixed Energy 24 months fixed 14.21 p 29.17 p

Gas tariffs

Name of the Plan Tariff value Unit Price

 

price/kWh
Standing Charge

 

price/day
Better Energy 12 months fixed
2.73 p
23.83 p
Simpler Energy Flexible
/ p
/ p
2 Year Fixed Energy 24 months fixed
3.27 p
27.77 p

OVO Energy's double rate energy plans

Name of the Plan Tariff value Day Time Unit Price

 

price/kWh
Night Time Unit Price

 

price/kWh
Standing Charge

 

price/day
Better Energy 12 months fixed
14.87 p
7.64 p
27.77 p
2 Year Fixed Energy 24 months fixed
15.47 p
8 p
27.77 p
Simpler Energy Flexible
15.88 p
9.52 p
27.77 p

Power consumption in Manchester

Who is the main supplier of gas and electricity to the 205,449 households of Manchester?

The most popular energy provider in North West is British Gas, and indeed in most of Greater Manchester notably in the county's biggest cities such as Manchester, Bolton and Oldham. Remember, it's free to change energy supplier at any time with Switch Plan, so don't feel like you need to stick with British Gas! Mancunians can save money on gas and electricity by switching energy suppliers.

What's the average consumption in Greater Manchester?

Based on government data we are able to estimate that the average Mancunian household consumes 3,333.45 kWh a year. The median consumption of that same household would be 2,947.18 kWh.

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