What is a vulnerable customer?
There are two types of vulnerable customers, a special services customer for gas/electricity and a priority customer for electricity.
A special services customer can qualify for our special services register if they are;
- Blind or partially sighted
- Mobility difficulties
- Deaf or hard of hearing
- Speech impaired
- Language difficulty
- Learning difficulty
- Mental health issues
- Dexterity difficulties
- Aged 66 or over and live alone, with minors or other elderly people
A priority customer is a person who is reliant on electrical home medical equipment, both life-supporting and non-life supporting.
If you would like to apply for one of these services, please complete our online form.
For further information or to print a registration booklet, please view our gas and electricity code of practices: