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Serving the Midlands, South West and Wales
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Sometimes power cuts do happen, but when they do, we’re ready to restore your electricity as soon as possible. Find out if we are working on an issue in your area at the moment.
Customers can now report a power cut at the touch of a button using our new app.
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We are running a series of surgeries where our engineers will be able to assist you ahead of applying for a new connection.
Western Power Distribution is the electricity distribution network operator for the Midlands, South Wales and the South West.
Why not experience our brand new site designed for teachers and children alike.
With Key Stage 2 teaching resources and plenty of games in our kid zone learning can be fun!
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Our new safety information initiative is targeting land owners and land users to highlight the need for care around electrical infrastructure like overhead power lines.
We deliver electricity to over 7.8 million customers over a 55,300 square kilometre service area covering the Midlands, South Wales and the South West.
If you are experiencing a power cut please let us know. You should also get in touch if you need further help and advice or if there is something else you think we need to know about.
If you’re planning a to add or change a connection to our electricity network, please visit our Connections pages where you can find out what to do. You can now also apply for any connection online via our online connections application facility.
As a business we are committed to protecting the environment and constantly look to reduce our impact on it.
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We have special arrangements in place for vulnerable customers who depend on electricity and for whom power cuts may be particularly worrying.
Find out who your electricity supplier is and how to contact them.
Apply to get connected to our network, modify your current connection or get a budget estimate or feasibility study.
We have a number of roles available across the organisation. Think you have got what it takes?
Our helicopters patrol East Midlands.
Action on Hearing Loss Cymru present us with the prestigious award.
North Devon firefighters undertake charity challenge.
We continue our support for Tenovus Cancer Care.
WESTERN POWER DISTRIBUTION
Western Power Distribution (East Midlands) plc. Registered in England and Wales No. 2366923. Western Power Distribution (West Midlands) plc. Registered in England and Wales No. 3600574
Western Power Distribution (South West) plc. Registered in England and Wales No. 2366894. Western Power Distribution (South Wales) plc. Registered in Wales No. 2366985
All are registered to Avonbank, Feeder Road, Bristol BS2 0TB