Home connections - guide prices

We have developed the guides to prices and timescales to assist you with connections applications. The cost of your job will increase as the complexity of your requirements increases and the prices listed should be used as a guide only. Your full quotation will be based on the costs outlined in our Statement of Charges.
 
What service do you need?
Average time to receive a quotation
Average timescale after payment
Average price (ex.VAT)
Home connection in the city (underground cable)
A new electricity supply to a single property with the meter position less than 30m from the nearest mains cable (likely to be in the footpath)
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7 days

6-8 weeks

£1,200*
 
Home connection in the countryside (overhead line)

A new electricity supply to a single property which is located within 200m of an existing NIE Networks transformer.   Download application


7 days

6-8 weeks


£2,100*

Home connection in the countryside (overhead line)
A new electricity supply located within 200m of the existing NIE Networks high voltage network.  A new transformer and service cable are needed.
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7 days

6-8 weeks


£6,500*

Home connection in the countryside (overhead line)
A new electricity supply located more 200m from the existing NIE Networks high voltage network.  A new high voltage line, transformer and service cable are needed.
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7 days

 6-8 weeks

£13,500*
Home connection to a single house in a new housing development (12+ houses)
A new electricity supply to a single property which is part of a new housing development with 12 or more houses.
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15 days
 


 


6-8 weeks

20-25 weeks if a new substation is needed

£905**
(standard connection charge)

* You may be required to provide a contractor to carry out additional work such as the excavation of a cable track

**This excludes the costs associated with the connection of apartment blocks

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