British Gas Contact Number

08435 047 688

We provide a call-forwarding service using our own 0843 telephone numbers that are charged at 7p per minute plus your phone providers Access Charge.

Use the British Gas contact number between:
Lines open Monday to Friday, 8am – 8pm,
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Using the British Gas Contact Number – 08435 047 688

For new and existing British Gas customers, use the contact number above for:

  • Meter Readings
  • Sales
  • Customer Services
  • Making Complaints
  • Moving Home


British Gas Customer Services

You can contact British Gas on the number listed, between the hours shown above

British Gas is the UK’s largest energy supplier. They also supply and service boilers and provide roof insulation. Contact British Gas Customer services to help you with:

  • Your Tariff
  • Your Bill
  • Your Payments
  • Querying your bill
  • Moving Home

Get a Quote from British Gas

Visit the British Gas website to view some of the latest offers and deals from British Gas. You can also use the British Gas Contact Number to speak to a British Gas Customer Services member on 08435 047 688.

We can advise you on what energy formats will best suit you and your lifestyle. Whether it’s dual fuel or a stand alone gas or electricity supply, British Gas customer services will be able to advise what is best.


Your British Gas Bill

The easiest way for you to pay your bill is by having a monthly direct debit. Use the British Gas Contact Number to speak to the Customer Services Team on 08435 047 688. A member of the British Gas team will be able to advise what might be best for you.

You will also need to choose a date in the month that suits you for when each payment will be taken out of your account.

If you have concerns about how much you are currently paying or you think your bill is in-correct then call British Gas.

If your current bill is estimated, you can provide a meter reading and have your bill adjusted. You may also have come to the end of a fixed tariff period and this could also affect your monthly payments on that tariff. Contact British Gas on 08435 047 688 and they can go through it with you.

If you are having difficulties paying your monthly bill, contact the British Gas Customer Services team as soon as possible.

You will need to discuss with them how you can manage your payments.


Making a Complaint to British Gas

British Gas always aim to resolve a complaint within one day of receiving it.

Contact the dedicated British Gas complaints team on 08435 047 688.

If you are not happy with how your complaint has been dealt with, please email them at


If You Are Moving Home

Use the British Gas contact number if you are moving home. They will need the following help you through this process:

  • Account Number
  • Contact details
  • your current address; and
  • your new address.
  • When you are likely to move.


Gas and Electricity Meter Readings

You can give your meter readings over the phone to British Gas by calling them on 08435 047 688.

You can also do this online by logging on to your British Gas account. If you provide a new meter reading, British Gas will issue you with an updated amount to make payment or receive a credit. Your bill may go up or it may go down. If it is the reading as expected then it will stay the same.

More About British Gas

British Gas is a subsidiary of Centrica and is the UK’s largest energy supplier, to around 12 million homes and businesses countrywide.

British Gas was founded in 1812. It was privatised in 1986. It won an IMRG eCommerce award for best utility supplier in 2013.

It now offers electricity alongside gas so that its customers can benefit from this dual supply. Customers can use a smartphone app to track their energy usage, submit meter readings and control their bills. They can also see how their British Gas tariff compares with other suppliers’ tariffs.

British Gas also supplies and maintains boilers, central heating and insures home appliances.


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