How do I top up my gas smart meter?
Activating your card
- Put your key or card into the meter for at least a minute to activate it.
- Top up your key or card at a convenient Payzone or post office.
- Put the key or card into your meter. Electricity credit will transfer automatically. For gas, press and hold the red button A to transfer the credit to the meter.
Can I top up electric key online?
If you’ve got a smart meter, you can top up your electricity and gas online. However, if you’ve got an older, traditional meter or you’re on Smart PAYG Standard and use a key or card to top up, you’ll need to top up at a PayPoint instead.
Are smart meters free with British Gas?
Do I have to pay to get smart meters? No, we install smart meters at no extra cost to you as part of the national smart meter rollout. Having smart meters won’t cost you any more than your current meters.
Can I top up my Pay As You Go gas meter Online?
If you’ve got a smart Pay As You Go meter, it’s simple to top up whenever you need to. The easiest way is to top up online or use our SSE Top-Up app. You can also top up in any shop that offers PayPoint and branches of Post Office.
How do I top up British Gas electricity?
The easiest way to top up is on the British Gas website, just access your account to Top up online now. You don’t need your smart meter number, and if you save your debit/credit card, future top ups will take you just a few clicks.
How do I top up British Gas electricity online?
Can you top up British Gas by phone?
Electricity top ups can be made via the British Gas app, which can be downloaded through the App Store or Google Play. To top up your British Gas electricity meter over the phone, call 0300 100 0303. You will need your customer reference number and your debit or credit card details.
How do I top up my British Gas electric meter?
How do I top up my prepaid meter?
How to recharge prepaid meter using bank mobile applications
- Log in to your mobile bank application.
- Click on the pay electrical bill feature.
- Pick the electricity distribution company with which your prepaid meter is registered.
- Fill in your prepaid meter number and the amount you wish to purchase.
Why you shouldn’t get a smart meter?
Your machine may not connect to the internet. Smart meters currently report your usage through mobile networks, which can be unreliable in certain areas, particularly if you live in a rural location. This can lead to readings not being sent, which can lead to confusion over bills for both you and your energy company.
Do you pay monthly for a smart meter?
You won’t have to pay upfront to have a smart meter installed – smart meters will be paid for through everyone’s energy bills, just as old-style meters are.