Budget estimate

If you’d like to get a rough idea of connection costs before you send us your application, take a look at our budget estimate information. You can try out our budget estimate tool, or browse our budget tables for ideas of costs and timings. 

Budget tables

Our tables below can be used to provide a rough idea of average prices and time-scales for new connections, alterations and fixed price works. 

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Pricing tables

Fixed price works

Connection TypeGuaranteed StandardAverage time to receive a quotationPrices from (excl.VAT)Average prices (excl.VAT)Average time to get a connection from payment
Install PMEN/AN/A£135.86 to make an existing PME terminal available

£167.09 to make a new PME terminal available (usually requires a cut-out change)

£287.09 to make a new PME terminal available and install an isolator. 
N/A3 Weeks
Install 1ph isolator
 
N/AN/A£192.85N/A3 Weeks
Install 3ph isolator
 
N/AN/A£245.03N/A3 Weeks

Service alteration

Connection TypeGuaranteed StandardAverage time to receive a quotationPrices from (excl.VAT)Average prices (excl.VAT)Average time to get a connection from payment
Service Alteration
 
5 days1 daysSelf-quote pack available here.£9954 Weeks

Demand new connections

Connection TypeGuaranteed StandardAverage time to receive a quotationPrices from (excl.VAT)Average prices (excl.VAT)Average time to get a connection from payment
1 standard domestic connection5 days4 days£450£2,0004 Weeks
Up to 4 standard domestic connections
 
15 days5 days£1,800£5,0005 Weeks
Over 4 domestic connections (based on typical 5 connections with service works only)
 
25 days7 days£1,890£15,0006 Weeks
Typical small business connection
(up to 69kVA)
 
15 days5 days£452£4,0005 Weeks
Multiple small business connections (based on typical 2 connections with low voltage service works only)
 
25 days8 days£3,812£12,0006 Weeks
Typical large business connection (HV)
 
35 days8 days£14,212£65,00014 Weeks
Extra high voltage connection
 
65 days50 daysPrice on requestPrice on request2 Years
Unmetered new connections (excluding Local Authority & PFI)
 
25 days7 days£298£2,4175 Weeks