As a third party or water services intermediary for a non-household customer, you can order a selection of our services from us directly. Below, you can find information on the services we provide and how you can order them.
Accessing digital meter data
We install digital meters for all new or replacement meter requests. Where the meter is located within London and in our wide area fixed network we can provide a digital meter data service. We’ll assess the location of the meter when you submit the service request form and let you know if we are able to provide digital meter data. Charges apply for this service, so please see our wholesale tariff document as well as the terms and conditions outlined on the service request form.
If the meter is located in an area where we are unable to provide a smart digital data service you can gather data from the digital meter by using AMR mode alternatively, you may need to install a private sub-meter.
All data will be provided in compliance with data protection laws and you'll need permission from the customer to collect data. Therefore, a letter of authorisation from your customer must be included when you’re submitting your service request form. As a reminder to you, you must comply with all relevant data protection legislation and codes of practice., and if you’re aware of a breach of legislation you must advise us immediately.
Providing consumption data from our loggers
You can ask us to provide data for your customer’s premises on a monthly basis or historical data for a particular time period. A letter of authorisation from your customer must be submitted along with your request form. We’ll charge for these services so please refer to our wholesale tariff document for full details.
As a reminder to you, you must also comply with all relevant data protection legislation and codes of practice. and if you’re aware of a breach of legislation you must advise us immediately. Please see our wholesale tariff document and service request form for the terms and conditions.
Installing your own data logger
You can attach your own consumption monitoring equipment (logger) to one of our meters but you’ll need to make sure that the equipment does not affect our existing equipment in any way. We can help you understand the requirements and if it’s possible to fit the logger. Please use our Data Logger Installation Guidance to help you understand what is needed. Before attaching equipment to the meter you will need to demonstrate that you have authorisation from your customer. This service is not available where a digital meter has been installed or the meter is not pulse enabled.
If you’re unable to fit your own logging equipment, we may be able to provide you with a consumption data service or, alternatively, you may need to install a private sub-meter.
As a reminder to you, you must comply with all relevant data protection legislation and codes of practice and if you’re aware of a breach of legislation you must advise us immediately.
Fitting splitters for data loggers
If you’re fitting a data logger to our meter and it needs a splitter, you can ask us to install the splitter equipment for you. Depending on what’s involved, we’ll either visit your customer to fit the splitter or arrange a site survey to check what’s needed. When the splitter has been fitted, we’ll let you know that the work has been completed.
We’ll charge for this, based on what type of service is provided. Terms and conditions can be found on the service request form and for details about charges please see our wholesale tariff document.
You can find more information about charges for any of the services listed in our wholesale tariff document. Alternatively, if you want to understand these services in more detail, please contact us.