Exactly how much could I save by switching?
Energy prices are set by location, so where you live will be a key factor in how much you could save. It’ll also depend on how much energy you use. As a rough guide, half the people using our comparison site found they could save up to £255 by switching energy providers* and consumers on a variable tariff could save around £300** per year on their energy bills if they switch to the cheapest variable tariff.
*50% of people could achieve a saving of £255 on their dual fuel energy costs based on Compare the Market data in November 2018.
** Based on OFGEM Bills, prices and profits data at November 2018. Switching savings are based on a customer with typical domestic consumption moving from an average available variable tariff with one of the six large suppliers, to the cheapest available dual fuel tariff in the market.