Energy Theft

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Energy theft

Energy Theft

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Energy Theft is Dangerous 

It places households and communities at risk. It can cause damage to property, injury, and even endanger lives.

Energy Theft is Illegal 

Energy Theft is a crime. It can lead to prosecution like any other form of theft, leading to a criminal record for the householder.

Energy Theft is Paid for by you 

Energy Theft is not a victimless crime. It increases overall energy costs, which can increase the prices for all paying consumers.

Energy Theft - Make Sure You Report It

Energy theft is tampering with a meter or its connections. This means the meter doesn’t accurately record how much electricity is being used.

To report suspected Theft of Electricity you can: