Spark energy

Who are Spark?

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Contact Spark Energy to find out about its rates, read the tariffs below

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Starting out in 2007 as a specialist gas and electricity supplier to the private lettings sector, Spark Energy now has over 300,000 customers and works with letting agents, landlords and tenants to make the switching process as straightforward as possible.

Based in Selkirk, Scotland, Spark also offers broadband and phone packages.

What tariffs does Spark offer?

Tariff name

Tariff type*

Average bill value**

Exit fees***

Spark Protected (June 2018) Pay As You Go

Prepayment – Fixed



Digital Saver v1

Dual Fuel – Variable



Simple Saver March 2019 

Dual Fuel – Fixed



Move In Saver 2

Dual Fuel – Variable



Secure Saver June 2019

Dual Fuel – Fixed



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 on a dual fuel (gas and electricity) tariff, paying by monthly direct debit. Prices correct at time of publishing.

***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 Spark?

Telephone: 0345 034 7474. Lines are open from 8am to 8pm Monday to Friday and 9am to 2pm on Saturday.

Or Facebook or Twitter

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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