Places for People

Who are Places for People?

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Places for People could help you save money on your energy bills, learn about its tariffs now

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Places for People was set up in 2015 and provides energy to households, businesses and leisure centres. It is a subsidiary of the Places for People group, one of the UK’s largest property management companies.

It is a non-for-dividend energy supplier and has no shareholders, with profits invested in community and housing projects.  

Savings can be made by account holders paying by direct debit, selecting a dual fuel tariff or opting for paperless bills.

What tariffs does Places for People offer?

Tariff name

Tariff type*

Average bill value**

Exit fees***

Together – August 2018 – fixed 59

Dual Fuel – Fixed



Fixed 2gether – October 2018

Dual Fuel – Fixed



Fair, Simple, Clear


Dual Fuel - Variable



Tariff information correct as of 14th August 2017

*The range of gas and electricity tariffs includes standard variable rate, fixed rate, ‘green’ and prepayment deals. Click here to find out why we think fixed rate tariffs are worth checking out.

** The average bill is an average price of all 14 energy regions using the Ofgem medium usage of 3100kwh of electricity and 12500kwh of Gas, dual fuel and paying by monthly direct debit.

*** Exit fees are payable on some tariffs when you switch your energy provider before the end of your fixed term contract. Fees are typically £25 - £30 per fuel.

How can I contact Places for People?

Telephone: 01772 897355. Lines are open from 9am to 7pm Monday to Friday, and 9am to 1pm on Saturdays.


Or visit Places for People’s Twitter page. 

What do I need to do if I want to change my current provider?

Changing your energy provider has never been easier. It only takes minutes to run a quote on our site, and within 17 days you could be up and running with your new supplier. Click here to run a price comparison.

Our video guide below explains how hassle-free the switching process is.

What happens if my energy supplier goes bust?

It is very rare for an energy supplier to go out of business, but it happened in 2016, with the collapse of GB Energy.

As happened then, any future collapse and its consequences would be managed by Ofgem, the energy market regulator. Thanks to Ofgem’s safety net, even if your supplier goes out of business, your gas and/or electricity supply will never be cut off or interrupted.

All UK energy suppliers are regulated by Ofgem.

In addition to guaranteeing continuity of supply, Ofgem works to move customers of a failed company to the best possible deal, with any debit/credit transferred to a new supplier that is chosen to inherit the business.

Read our Q&A on this topic here.

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