Save money on your gas & electric bills
Lincolnshire Energy Switch scheme
Gas and electricity customers in Lincolnshire could save money
on their home energy bills through the new collective Lincolnshire Energy Switch scheme (LESS).
Seven authorities in the county have jointly launched the campaign that invites residents to join forces and potentially
save hundreds of pounds on their bills.
Energy suppliers can offer lower energy prices
to a collective contract made up of thousands of customers. The more people that sign up, the lower the energy prices that
could be offered. People who have never switched energy supplier and are on a standard tariff are likely to make the greatest
The scheme is easy to join by registering your
Alternatively residents can call 01522 782067
or register at their local council in West Lindsey, Boston, East Lindsey, Lincoln, North Kesteven and South Kesteven.
In West Lindsey, residents can also visit the
council offices to register. Opening times at the Guildhall, Gainsborough are Monday and Tuesday, 8.30am-5pm, Wednesday 8.30am-3.30pm,
Thursday, 8.30am-6pm, Friday, 8.30am-4.30pm
Once the registration deadline has passed on
Monday February 17, the tariff of the lowest bidding energy supplier will be offered to residents. Residents are then able
to choose to accept the offer or not.
People on pre-payment meters can also choose
is no obligation to switch. When the auction has been completed customers will receive an offer letter by email or post
if registration was made ‘offline’.
then have four weeks to confirm they wish to switch supplier by following the instructions in the offer email or returning
a signed form by post.
Jeff Summers, leader of West Lindsey District Council said: “We are encouraging as many residents to choose to make
the change to the Lincolnshire Energy Switch scheme and to work with iChoosr for a community switch here in Lincolnshire.
“We are always keen to look at new
ways to help our residents reduce their monthly outgoings and start a process to help those most in need address real fuel
registration closes on February 17 so register to switch as soon as possible.”
Lindsey District Council