Your browser isn't supported
It looks like you're using an old web browser. To get the most out of the site and to ensure guides display correctly, we suggest upgrading your browser now. Download the latest:

Welcome to the MSE Forums

We're home to a fantastic community of MoneySavers but anyone can post. Please exercise caution & report spam, illegal, offensive or libellous posts/messages: click "report" or email forumteam@.

    • betterlatethannever
    • By betterlatethannever 7th Oct 16, 12:08 PM
    • 5,076Posts
    • 53,644Thanks
    Moving and OVO smart meter account
    • #1
    • 7th Oct 16, 12:08 PM
    Moving and OVO smart meter account 7th Oct 16 at 12:08 PM
    I'm moving from my rental property soon.
    When i moved in, i switched from BG to OVO payg as I wouldn't need to go to a shop to top up.
    Now I'm leaving, how do i hand it over to a new tenant?
    I have no keys/cards to leave them, so how will they be able to top up? Surely it'll take some time to set up a new account with OVO?
    Is there anything I can do to make it easier?
    The first time we said hello, was the first time we said goodbye. As the angels took your tiny hand and flew you to the sky-you forever left us breathless. RIP my beautiful granddaughter
Page 1
    • G_M
    • By G_M 9th Oct 16, 8:32 PM
    • 42,741 Posts
    • 49,961 Thanks
    • #2
    • 9th Oct 16, 8:32 PM
    • #2
    • 9th Oct 16, 8:32 PM
    Your responsibility as a tenant is to leave the property as you found it.

    If it had a payg meter when you moved in, you hould arrange for the same to be there when you move out (or vice verse).

    Any cost the landlord incurrs sorting this out as a result of your switch can be passes on to you (eg via a deduction from your deposit).
Welcome to our new Forum!

Our aim is to save you money quickly and easily. We hope you like it!

Forum Team Contact us

Live Stats

5,201Posts Today

9,563Users online

Martin's Twitter
  • RT @clq: @MartinSLewis You hit that one right out of the park. It might be the Tweet of the Century. I don't think anyone can do any Batter?

  • You've run-out of puns. That's a bit of a googly, maybe I can help break your duck, though it is s sticky wicket, t?

  • RT @richlaing: @MartinSLewis Obviously spot poll but interested in the fact that 9% would opt out of donation. Interested to hear reasons w?

  • Follow Martin