Electricity Suppliers Ireland - Switch & Save!

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Electricity only

12 month contract

10% off home electricity plus €135 credit*

Your estimated annual bill for this plan is €972.07*

Join now

Join Generation Green:

10 discount on our standard electricity unit rate* in year one and get €135 welcome credit when you 

If you don't pay by direct debit you'll lose up to 6% off your electricity discount and you’ll have to pay a €300 security deposit. You will not be eligible for our €135 Welcome Credit offer.

You can pay by An Post, credit union, phone, cheque, or bank transfer.

If you don't choose to receive bills by email you'll lose up to 2% off your electricity discount and will not be eligible for our €135 Welcome Credit offer.

You'll receive your bill in the post.

Now, choose how to pay

No more guessing how much you need to pay, and no large winter bills. Budget Plan makes it easier to budget and keep track of your energy usage by spreading costs over the year. All payments are made automatically by direct debit.

Read more about Budget Plan

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Our electricity prices

Your bill consists of 3 kinds of charges. You can view all our tariff EABs here or just for this tariff below.

Prices include VAT Show prices excluding VAT
Including VAT
Excluding VAT

1. Unit rates /Kwh What's this?

Your discounted rate (based on your meter type):
Discounted rate Our standard rate
Cent per kWh
Unit rates for night storage heaters
Discounted rate Our standard rate
Cent per kWh

2. Standing charges What's this?

A fixed charge
Per year Per day

3. PSO Levy

The Public Service Obligation (PSO) Levy is charged by every supplier and applies to all domestic electricity customers. The current rate was set from 1st October 2018.
Per year

Switch to SSE Airtricity for up to 10% off your home energy plus free welcome credit*

Here's how it works

  1. Switch to SSE Airtricity today Sign up to our 10% electricity or electricity & gas offer and select Direct Debit and eBilling
  2. Pay your first bill We’ll then email you instructions on how to claim your Welcome Credit.

Questions about switching?

Our switching team is here to help you


Phone 1850 81 81 10^

Monday to Friday 8am–8pm


Request a callback

We'll call you back
at a day & time that suits

^These calls will be charged at Lo Call rates from any landline in the Republic of Ireland
calls made from mobile phones will cost more.

Budget Plan

Why do customers choose our Budget Plan?

The old way

Unpredictable bills, especially in winter

Summer Winter Usage Bills

Large bills in winter
Bills come every two months
Hard to predict and budget

The Budget Plan way

Spread your bills over the year

Summer Winter Usage Bills

Avoid bill shock in winter
Predictable, manageable, monthly bills
Cost of energy averaged over 4 month cycles

Read more about our budget plan

Zero-hassle switching

  1. Only takes a few minutes Switch online, anytime. You'll have 14 calendar days to change your mind.
  2. No need to contact your old supplier We’ll take care of it for you and there will be no interruption in your supply.
  3. Within 2 weeks You’ll receive a welcome email or letter with confirmation of your switch and your new account number.

Direct debitNo direct debit + Email billsPaper bills + 1 year contract + Budget planNo budget plan

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Important to know


You’ll be signing up to a 1 year contract. If you leave early, there’s a termination charge of €50.

Direct debits

If you cancel your direct debit, a €300 deposit will be applied to your account.

14 days to change your mind

After you’ve signed up online, you’ll have 14 calendar days to cancel your switch. 

Estimated Annual Bill*

(incl. VAT)based on DD/eBill

Urban 24 hr


Rural 24hr


Urban Nightsaver


Rural Nightsaver


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