How our pricing compares

Get the cheapest energy in the UK when you switch all your home services to UW

Helping you save on your home services

Over 22 million households are being impacted by the largest energy price hike in a generation.

But you could unlock benefits and savings of £364 a year when you switch your energy, broadband, mobile and insurance to UW.

That's means you can get the cheapest energy in the UK when you switch all your home services to UW.

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22 million households affected

Source: https://www.ofgem.gov.uk/publications/price-cap-increase-ps693-april 

 

Get the cheapest energy in the UK

UW is currently offering the lowest variable energy tariff in the market, which is available to new and existing multiservice UW customers - those who take energy, broadband, mobile and/or insurance (excl. Bill Protector), pay by direct debit and on a credit meter. Calculated based on the typical domestic consumption values (as set by Ofgem). Compared against standard variable tariffs which are publicly available. Correct at 17.3.22. Contact us to verify: uw.co.uk/help/contact-us

 

Unlock savings and benefits of up to £364 per year.

We’ve compared our bundled prices to some of our main competitors. Check out how we’ve done this below.

We’ve compared our most popular services with the average price of our main competitors' equivalent services. By ‘main competitors' we mean at least three of the largest suppliers by market share who sell a comparable product. 

The saving shown is based on the average of these competitors’ pricing when compared with an equivalent new UW customer who takes four services - energy (Double Gold variable), broadband (Ultra), mobile (Unlimited) and insurance (Boiler & Home Cover) and pays by direct debit on a credit meter.  Average saving of £314 plus £50 Cashback Card credit. 

 

Energy: saving of £98 per year. Our Double Gold Tariff compared to the Government’s energy price cap (which is currently where most large suppliers variable tariffs are priced). Calculated based on the typical domestic consumption values (as set by Ofgem) of 2,900 kwh general domestic electricity and 12,000 kwh gas across all 14 regions. Correct 04/22.

 

Broadband: average saving of £36 in year one. This saving compares our Ultra broadband on a 18 month contract (incl. 10% discount for taking mobile - available to owner-occupiers and established tenants only) to BT (24 month contract), TalkTalk, Sky and Vodafone (18 month contract) on fibre 40Mb product or nearest equivalent. Includes introductory offers & line rental where available. Excludes call charges and any other add-ons. Based on an average 12 month cost. Correct at 17/3/22. 

 

Mobile: average saving of £170 a year. The average saving of our Unlimited Mobile SIM only tariff compared with the closest equivalent tariff from EE (24 month contract), Virgin Media (24 month contract), Vodafone, 02, and Three (equivalent 30 day rolling contracts where available). Based on the average 12 month cost. Competitor pricing includes any new customer offers. Correct at 17/3/22.

 

Insurance: average saving of £9. The average saving of Boiler and Home Cover compared with HomeServe, British Gas and Corgi nearest equivalent cover, year 1 prices including introductory offers. Correct at 17/3/22.


Cashback Card: credit of £50. Credit is paid on first top up to qualifying customers who switch their energy, broadband, mobile, and an insurance product (either Boiler & Home Cover, or Income Protector) to us. Cashback credit must be used within six months.

How we compare

Compare our prices against the average of other major providers when you switch all your home services to us.

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We’ve compared our bundled prices to some of our main competitors. Check out how we’ve done this below.

We’ve compared our most popular services with the average price of our main competitors' equivalent services. By ‘main competitors' we mean at least three of the largest suppliers by market share who sell a comparable product.

The saving shown is based on the average of these competitors’ pricing when compared with an equivalent new UW customer who takes four services - energy (Double Gold variable), broadband (Ultra), mobile (Unlimited) and insurance (Boiler & Home Cover) and pays by direct debit on a credit meter.

Energy: Our Double Gold Tariff compared to the Government’s energy price cap (which is currently where most large suppliers variable tariffs are priced). Calculated based on the typical domestic consumption values (as set by Ofgem) of 2,900 kwh general domestic electricity and 12,000 kwh gas across all 14 regions. Correct 03/05/2022.

Broadband: This saving compares our Ultra broadband on a 18 month contract (incl. 10% discount for taking mobile - available to owner-occupiers and established tenants only) to BT (24 month contract), TalkTalk, Sky and Vodafone (18 month contract) on fibre 40Mb product or nearest equivalent. Includes introductory offers & line rental where available. Excludes call charges and any other add-ons. Based on an average 12 month cost. Correct at 03/05/2022.

Mobile: The average saving of our Unlimited Mobile SIM only tariff compared with the closest equivalent tariff from EE (24 month contract), Virgin Media (24 month contract), Vodafone, 02, and Three (equivalent 30 day rolling contracts where available). Based on the average 12 month cost. Competitor pricing includes any new customer offers. Correct at 03/05/2022.

Insurance: The average saving of Boiler and Home Cover compared with HomeServe, British Gas and Corgi nearest equivalent cover, year 1 prices including introductory offers. Correct at 03/05/2022. Cashback Card: Credit is paid on first top up to qualifying customers who switch their energy, broadband, mobile, and an insurance product (either Boiler & Home Cover, or Income Protector) to us. Cashback credit must be used within six months.

Another comparison for equivalent services

Here's an example of how we compare against some other major providers:

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Energy: prices based on our variable tariff available to customer who take energy plus 2 or 3 other services (bill protector and home insurance excluded) on credit meter and paying by Direct Debit. Variable energy prices correct as of 03/05/2022.

Broadband and Mobile: Unlimited mobile (4G) and Ultra broadband on intorductory prices for new customers and 10% multiservice discount (for customers who take broadband and mobile, additional criteria for tenants and T&Cs apply) included. Broadband and mobile prices correct as of 03/05/2022.

Insurance: Boiler and Home Cover based on £60 excess correct as of 03/05/2022.

Compared to competitors' nearest equivalent tariffs and products. Competitor pricing includes equivalent new customer offers where applicable. Energy suppliers may not be accepting new customers at this time. All energy prices calculated based on typical household consumption of 2,900 kWh general domestic electricity and 12,000 kWh gas across all 14 regions.

Savings on our standard pricing when you switch more than one service

All our services are great value on their own - but even better when you bundle them together. Here are the discounts you get off our own standard pricing by bundling your services.

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Prices correct as of 03/05/2022. The saving is based on our single service prices as compared to our bundled multi-service prices available to new UW customers who take four services - energy, broadband, mobile and insurance (Boiler & Home Cover and/or Income Protector) plus our Cashback Card - and who are eligible.

Energy: £88 annual saving for gas and electricity with our Double Gold Tariff compared to our Value Tariff. The saving figure only applies to customers on a variable energy tariff paying by Direct Debit with a credit meter.

Broadband & Mobile: £28.80 annual saving with the 10% discount for multi-service customers on our broadband prices. The saving figure is based on our introductory price for the first 18 months for our most popular broadband product 'Ultra' available to customers who take at least Broadband and Mobile (with any combination of services). New UW customers only. Available to owner-occupiers and established tenants only.

Cashback Card: £50 Cashback Card credit is paid on first top up to qualifying customers who switch their energy, broadband, mobile, and an insurance product to us (either Boiler & Home Cover, or Income Protector). Cashback credit must be used in the first six months of top-up. New UW customers only.

A guaranteed discount against the government price cap

But by bundling our services together, you can also get the cheapest energy in the UK today.

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UW is currently offering the lowest variable energy tariff in the market, which is available to new and existing multiservice UW customers - those who take energy, broadband, mobile and/or insurance (excl. Bill Protector), pay by direct debit and on a credit meter. Calculated based on the typical domestic consumption values (as set by Ofgem). Compared against standard variable tariffs which are publicly available. Correct at 03/05/22. Contact us to verify: uw.co.uk/help/contact-us

Here's how we compare on a variable tariff

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Prices and Government Price Cap values correct as of 07/04/2022. Prices have been calculated based on typical household consumption of 2,900 kWh general domestic electricity and 12,000 kWh gas across all 14 regions. All prices based on Direct Debits being in place with a credit meter. Bill protector and home insurance not included in the services required to acess these tariffs.

Our fixed energy tariff gives peace of mind over the long term

Here's how we compare on a fixed tariff

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This table shows the cheapest competitor fixed tariffs available as of 03/05/2022. Prices have been calculated based on typical household consumption of 2,900 kWh general domestic electricity and 12,000 kWh gas across all 14 regions. Competitors nearest equivalent fixed tariff shown in comparison to UW’s fixed tariff. Standard pricing only, no new customer offers included. Other suppliers may not be accepting new customers at this time. All prices based on Direct Debits being in place.