There is no safety reason for you to turn off your gas supply prior to vacating your property. However, if you prefer to do so, or have been advised to do so by an authorised agency then please turn off your gas at the emergency control handle which is normally located next to your meter. Please do not attempt to do this if your meter is under water or in a cellar.
If you do turn off your gas supply please contact us on 0845 835 1111 when you are ready to have your supply restored as this will have to be done by an appropriate qualified person.
We do recommend that you ensure your gas appliances are switched off before evacuating your property.
To recap, before you evacuate: