British Gas in 2022: Prices, Reviews and Contact Details

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It is a ubiquitous name in UK energy and until relatively recently it was the *only* energy supplier in the country. Even now, in an energy market that’s chock full of energy suppliers of all shapes and sizes, British Gas is the biggest supplier on the market. Maybe you’re a lifelong British Gas customer who wants to know more about their supplier. Or perhaps you’re thinking of joining their legions of customers. Either way, join us as we take a look at British Gas’ tariffs and services, as well as looking at customer reviews to see what the industry titan’s customers really think of their supplier.
Last update: November 2022

We Consider British Gas To Be A Stable Supplier

As you may have heard on the news, the UK energy market is currently under an immense amount of stress putting several energy suppliers out of business. However, we have designated British Gas as a stable supplier because of their positioning in the market as well as their solid financial performance. To learn more about this and stay updated on a daily basis you can read our page on the UK energy crisis.

In fact, British Gas commands a whopping 18% of the overall energy market, by far the most of any other supplier in the country

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How do I find my British Gas account number?

Your British Gas Customer Reference number should be on your energy bill or any other letter / email sent to you by the supplier. It should be at least 12 numbers long and will start with "85".

Does British Gas have an app?

Yes, British Gas has had an app for some time that they advertise often for their customers to use. You can use the app to solve a number of issues such as requesting maintenance or power supply concerns. It is available for download for Apple, Android and Huawei users here.

Is British Gas stable?

Yes, British Gas can actually be considered the most stable supplier in the entire UK. As stated above they supply energy to almost 20% of the entire UK and have strong financial backing to retain their position in the market.

How many customers does British Gas have?

British Gas currently has roughly 12 million business energy, domestic energy and Homecare customers, and an 18% share of the entire energy market.

Updated on 11 Nov, 2022

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