Sometimes we need to make changes to the gas network.

If you want to move your gas meter, or are planning work near one of our gas pipes, we can help. Watch this short video below for guidance.

Want to make changes to your gas network?

If you want to make changes to the gas supply pipe to your home, see the "Make changes to your gas connection" section below.

If you are working near one of our gas pipes and you think we need to move it, go to "Divert a mains gas pipe" section below.

  • Make changes to your gas connection

    Whether you’re building a new extension or redesigning your kitchen, we can help you make changes to your gas supply. There's two ways to find out how much it will cost to change your gas connection. 

    How much will it cost? 

    While each alteration is different, the below costs are for for a typical alteration and meter move with the reconnection of up to 3m of internal pipework.

    • If you dig the necessary trenches: £832 excluding VAT
    • If we dig the necessary trenches: £937 excluding VAT


    You can find out more detailed information here.

    If you need to make changes to more than one home or business, please call us on 0800 072 6814 between 8am and 6pm Monday to Friday and between 9am and 2pm on Saturday or email

  • Divert a mains gas pipe

    If your work is over or close to one of our gas pipes, we may need to visit your site and you may need to pay for a diversion of the gas pipe.

    • Before starting work, contact us by email and send us detailed plans to . We'll let you know if a diversion is needed and how much it will cost within 30 working days.
    • If we do have to divert a gas pipe, we'll usually start work 100 working days after payment - though depending on how complicated the project is, this may take longer.


Please feel free to contact us, but here are our answers to frequently asked questions.

Alteration of existing connection?

Connection enquiry

For alterations