Leaking electricity meter


If your electricity meter is leaking, try not to panic. With a few simple checks, you can get the problem solved as quickly as possible.

If the leaking substance is hot

If there's a hot substance like black tar leaking from your electricity meter, and it has a strange smell, you need to phone your local network operator. You can find the number on our emergency phone numbers page.

If the leaking substance is cold

If the substance is cold and there's no smell, phone our enquiry line on 0345 026 2658. Our advisers will take your details and pass them to your local network operator who will contact you to discuss what needs to be done.