Electricity Supply – Priority Services Register

 

We all dread power cuts but it can be devastating for some of us. Can you think of a family member, neighbour or friend to nominate to receive priority support during these difficult times? Scottish & Southern Electricity Networks offer this service to vulnerable people.

Benefits of joining the Priority Services Register
Dedicated 24 hour priority services phone number.
Priority updates during a power cut.
Nominate someone for us to contact on your behalf.
Provide information in the format you need, for example Braille or audio CD.
Security password to keep you safe.

Who is eligible to join the Priority Services Register?
You can join our Priority Services Register if you:
Are dependent on electricity for home medical care, for example a kidney dialysis machine or ventilator.
Have a chronic illness or short term medical condition; for example you are recovering from a major operation.
Are disabled.
Have special communication needs; for example because you are blind, partially sighted, deaf or hard of hearing.
Have children under 5.
Are over 60 years old.

For more information visit the website here.