Gas meter boxes can be installed by the homeowner before the supplier installs the supply, or the gas supplier might install the meter box through some agreement with the consumer. However, once the meter box is installed it appears that the consumer (usually the property owner) is responsible for its maintenance.
Can I change my gas meter box?
Only your current supplier can move your meter. This means if you want another supplier to do it you have to switch your supply to them first. This will change your prices for gas and electricity, so check that its worth it overall before you switch.
How do I replace my gas box?
How to Replace a Gas Meter Box DoorStep 1: Acquire a replacement gas meter box door. Step 2: Remove the damaged gas meter box door. Step 3: Fit in the new, replacement gas meter box door. Step 4: Close the new gas meter box door.
How much does it cost to get gas meter removed?
What costs and time frames are involved? If youre getting a domestic gas meter removed there will usually be no cost, however you wont be able to use any gas appliances.
How do I dispose of an old gas meter?
If you want to remove a domestic meter, we would advise contacting your gas supplier if the meter is their property. Following this, your supplier will: Remove and cap the service. Remove the meter from your property.