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We aim for high standards of customer service and complaints will be handled quickly, effectively, fairly, and confidentially. In case of disputes, we will keep you informed about progress. Please find below a detailed outline of our complaints handling procedure.

Complaints can be submitted either by calling 0800 156 0899 or e-mailing

Complaints Procedure

  1. When a complaint is received, the customer should be acknowledged within 2 working days that we have received their complaint and that we will respond to them within 7 working days, if their concern can not be dealt with in full in this initial response.
  2. If the complaint is concerning a third party (i.e: a supplier) the party concerned are emailed with the concern to be investigated. Once a response from the third party is received then the customer should be informed in a comprehensive reply of the response and outcome of the investigation and advised of any action that has been requested by the third party in order to resolve the concern. If the third party takes longer than our stated 7 working days to respond, we need to update the customer of the situation as well as chasing the third party for a response.
  3. If the complaint concerns then again the customer should be acknowledged within 2 working days and advised that their complaint will be fully investigated and a response will be given within 7 working days, if it can be resolved fully on the initial contact. Any compensation is at the discretion of the Managing Director.
  4. If it can not be resolved in the first instance then the details of the complaint should be circulated to the persons concerned for in-depth investigation and a response should be returned to the person dealing with the complaint within 36 hrs if possible.
  5. A comprehensive response should then be forwarded to the customer, advising of any further actions that should be taken if applicable within 7 working days of the original contact.
  6. Complaints made via Ofgem will be subject to the process outlined above. However, a copy of all correspondence will made available to Ofgem during the complaints procedure.

We welcome feedback and suggestions on how to improve our service and will consider all suggestions carefully.

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Other information

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If you are still unhappy with our response to your complaint, the European Commission has an online dispute resolution platform which can be accessed using the following link

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