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    • cherry123
    • By cherry123 19th Jun 17, 10:36 PM
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    • 19th Jun 17, 10:36 PM
    New Property 19th Jun 17 at 10:36 PM
    Hi

    can anyone help, im moving into a new property soon and need to sort my gas n elecrtic supply out. what i need to know is

    1. do i have.to go with british gas who have been supplying the property there as i feel i will fail there credit score system

    2. how long does it usually take to be sorted.

    many thanks

    cherry
    £365.00 in 365 day challenge = £5.00/£365.00:rolleyes:
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    • Owain Moneysaver
    • By Owain Moneysaver 19th Jun 17, 10:49 PM
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    • 19th Jun 17, 10:49 PM
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    • 19th Jun 17, 10:49 PM
    1. You have to start with British Gas (or the previous supplier) as they will be 'deemed supplier'. If you think they will refuse you a credit meter and you don't want to go on prepayment because you intend to change supplier, you could ask if they will accept a deposit.

    2. About 5 mins - you phone them up with the meter readings and they open an account for you.
    A kind word lasts a minute, a skelped erse is sair for a day.
    • cherry123
    • By cherry123 20th Jun 17, 11:25 AM
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    • 20th Jun 17, 11:25 AM
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    • 20th Jun 17, 11:25 AM
    thank you rand british gas and sorted went through fine she didnt even mention anything regards to credit search .. set up on a standard tariff for now will look to move when im in and sorted.
    £365.00 in 365 day challenge = £5.00/£365.00:rolleyes:
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