Submit a meter reading


Got a smart meter?
 Your readings are taken automatically so you don't need to submit them. To choose how often your smart meter takes readings, click here.

And if you're a Pay As You Go customer you won't need to submit a reading as you pay for your energy as you use it.

For yourself

Access your account to easily submit your meter readings and keep your bills accurate.

Access your account

Not yet online?

If you don't have an online account, we just need the name and account number and you can submit meter readings in a few clicks.

Submit meter read

New to British Gas

We require an opening meter read to complete the set up of your account.

Submit your first meter read

Need something else?

Send your readings automatically

Get a free smart meter and say goodbye to manually submitting your meter readings.

Check availability and eligibility

Got a smartphone

Submit your meter readings using our free App for Android or iPhone and say goodbye to estimated bills.

Get the app

How to read your meter

Not sure how to read your meter? Our help and support pages can guide you through the process.

Help and support