Unmetered equipment includes street lamps and traffic signals - anything which needs an electricity supply but doesn’t require a meter.
The Electricity (Unmetered Supply) Regulations 2001 have set up strict criteria to decide what is eligible for an unmetered connection.
Take a look at our unmetered connection guidance for more information.
You can apply for an unmetered connection online, by post or email.
We will send you a connection offer once we have processed your request. This will be valid for 90 days.
You can download a paper application form here.
We comply with standard timescales when completing your offer, but we may even complete this sooner.
Find out more about our Guaranteed Standards of Performance here.
It is usually the customer’s responsibility to provide earthing arrangements for street furniture in advance of the connection being energised.
We’ve gathered important legal information here to help you find what you need.
Find out more about the types of offers and agreements available here.
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