OVO Energy in Leeds in 2020

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Whether you’re moving to Leeds or if you’ve already been a proud Leodensian for several years already, we’re here to help you get the best energy deal available. On this page we’ve outlined all the information you need about switching over to OVO Energy in Leeds. OVO Energy is one of the ‘Big 6’. In other words, they are one of the 6 biggest energy suppliers in the UK. This means that they have a pretty big range of tariffs available, from dual fuel to green energy.

So, if you want to join the 5 million others who are currently fuelled by OVO Energy when you move over to Leeds, you’ve come to the right place. At Switch Plan, our aim is to find you the best plan for your property. If you decide you want to make the switch over to a OVO Energy tariff, you can ring up their number for enquiries on 0330 303 5063, or you can chat to one of our experts to find an alternative energy option by ringing us on 0330 054 0018.

Setting up an OVO Energy account in Leeds

Have you just moved to Leeds District ? Great! If you are recent Leodensian, or even if you have lived in West Yorkshire for a while now, you are now one of the 473,403 inhabitants of Leeds. One thing you need to get sorted pretty rapidly is your energy supply. How are you going to fuel up your new house? Lucky for you, we will sort all that out for you. We just need you to carry out a few quick steps to allow us to complete the switch.

  1. We know that saying goodbye to your old place should be more sentimental than taking a meter reading. But, it’s important that you take a meter reading in your previous home as you walk out the door to make sure that you don’t pay for what you don’t use. Write it down and leave it in a safe place where the next inhabitants of the house can find it. You’ll also this information just in case your previous provider wants it.
  2. Now for moving in to your new place in Leeds! Do the same – write down the meter reading once you’ve located it.
  3. It’s likely that you will inherit the contract of the previous inhabitants of the property and you’ll keep it until you decide to switch. If you can’t find the details of the last residency of the house, don’t worry! The Ofgem website can help you find out who supplies the energy to the property.

Switching your energy provider is easier than it sounds, so don’t be scared away! With Switch Plan, it’s a piece of cake. Just call us on 0300 054 0018 and we will do a free price comparison service for you based on current plans on the market and your personal energy needs.

Call us to switch your energy supplier for free!

0330 054 0018


How expensive are OVO Energy’s energy plans?

OVO Energy is one of the Big 6, and they rate highly with their customers. In fact, they are the second largest independent energy company in the UK! Customers typically switch to OVO for its reduced tariffs, and excellent customer service. Nevertheless, make sure you read customer reviews before switching in Leeds to make sure you find the best plan for you in the area.

Power consumption in Leeds

What’s the average consumption in Leeds?

In West Yorkshire, it costs £10.64 on average for a kWh of energy. Leodensians pay around 0.00% more compared the UK average.

How much is the average price/kWh in Leeds?

It costs around £10.64 on average for a kWh of energy in West Yorkshire. Compared to the UK national average, a Leodensian pays roughly 0.00% more.

Who is the main supplier of energy in Leeds?

Npower is the most popular energy provider in Yorkshire and in much of West Yorkshire. Henceforth, many Leodensians have stuck with Npower despite being free to change at any time! Leeds dwellers can make substantial savings on energy related expenses by switching their current providers.

How can I contact OVO in Leeds?

Switch Plan is always here to help for any energy questions you might have. However, if you wanted to get directly in touch in with OVO Energy in Leeds about switching to one of their energy tariffs, then below we have outlined all their contact details for whatever enquiry or emergency you may have.

Type of Enquiry Number to contact
General Enquiries
Enquiries that you may have regarding your existing account, such as querying a bill or changing the way you pay your bills.
0330 303 5063

Open from 8am to 8pm during the week, 8am to 6pm on Saturday, 10am to 4pm on Sunday.
Top up plans
For all queries related to Pay As You Go billing: topping up, changing from pay as you go to direct debit and using emergency credit.
0330 303 5063

8am to 8pm during the week, 8am to 6pm on Saturday.
If you have a complaint that you would like resolved or acknowledged by OVO Energy.
0330 102 7517

8am to 8pm during the week, 8am to 6pm on Saturday
Complaints Pay As You Go
Complaints specifically related to Pay As You Go tariffs.
0330 102 7517

8am to 8pm during the week, 8am to 6pm on Saturday
CORGI Home Plan complaints
Complaints number for queries related to the OVO Home Plan
0800 085 0845

24 hours a day, seven days a week

Your energy distributors in Leeds

Who is the gas distributor in Leeds?

In Leeds, the gas distribution company is Northern Gas Networks. This might not mean much to you, since we don’t usually need to get in touch with gas distribution companies, but instead liaise through our energy suppliers. But at the end of the day, gas travels through a complex networks of pipes underground before it arrives in your home, so this could prove useful information.

Who distributes Leeds’s electricity?

If you are currently experiencing a power cut (electricity or gas) in Leeds, we strongly suggest you contact the emergency number provided here for your distributor. Leodensians can call their local West Yorkshire electricity DNO (Distribution Network Operator) or gas distributor in case of emergency or to get up-to-date information.

How to contact Leeds’s energy distributors?

If you need some up-to-date information, or are experiencing a electricity powercut in West Yorkshire, or are facing any kind of issues with your gas supply then you should get in touch directly with your District Network Provider.

Company name Company number
West Yorkshire Northern Powergrid General Number
0800 011 3332
West Yorkshire Northern Powergrid Emergency Number
0800 375675
West Yorkshire Northern Gas Networks Number
0800 040 7766
West Yorkshire Northern Gas Networks Emergency Number
0800 111 999

You can also visit their website for more info:

Northern Powergrid Northern Gas Networks
Northern Powergrid website Northern Gas Networks website

All tariffs currently available

Gas plans

Name of the Plan Tariff value Unit Price


Standing Charge


Better Energy 12 months fixed
23.83 p
3.15 p
2 Year Fixed Energy 24 months fixed
27.77 p
3.26 p
Simpler Energy Flexible
27.77 p
3.260 p

While some households still prefer to keep their gas and electricity bills separate, dual fuel is becoming more and more popular for OVO Energy’s customers. In Leeds, 12.91% homes have electric central heating systems, compared to 80.75% who opt for gas and just 0.11% who choose oil. However, OVO Energy have lot’s of dual fuel plans to choose from.

Single Electricity plans

Name of the Plan Tariff value Unit Price


Standing Charge


Better Energy 12 months fixed 23.83 p 14.06 p
2 Year Fixed Energy 24 months fixed 29.17 p 14.06 p
Simpler Energy Flexible 29.17 p 13.75 p

Two rates energy plans

Name of the Plan Tariff value Day Time Unit Price


Night Time Unit Price


Standing Charge


Better Energy 12 months fixed
7.76 p
27.77 p
15.51 p
2 Year Fixed Energy 24 months fixed
8 p
27.77 p
14.54 p
Simpler Energy Flexible
9.47 p
27.77 p
/ p

Written by william

Updated on 23 Nov, 2020


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