Installing a new meter

Installing a new electricity or natural gas meter

You can now request and track your new connections quickly and easily online

New electricity meters and supply

Home owners, builders and tradies requesting a new electricity supply can now apply online

If you do a lot of requests, or have a multi-site agreement, Origin Connect is the quickest way.

New natural gas meters and supply

All states – For all alterations to natural gas meters, you’ll have to give us a call on 13 29 73 OPTION 5 when you have the load details.

Distributor forms

In SA, NSW and ACT, you’ll also need to contact your distributor when requesting a new electricty meter. If you aren’t sure who your distributor is, you can find out on our distributors page.

SA – Power Networks approval via the SA Power Network’s REX portal.

NSW:

Ausgrid: Connection application form

Endeavour: Connection of Load Application

Essential: Connection application

ACT – Evoenergy Request for service (RFS) form (PDF 94 kB)

Alterations (including for solar)

Altering an electricity or natural gas meter, including adding solar

You can now request and track your electricity requests quickly and easily online

Electricity alterations, including for solar

Home owners, builders and tradies requesting a one-off change to electricity supply can now apply online

If you do a lot of requests, Origin Connect is the quickest way for you to submit applications and track their progress. 

Natural gas alterations

All states – For all alterations to natural gas meters, you’ll have to give us a call on 13 29 73 OPTION 5 when you have the load details.

More solar forms

In VIC, you’ll also need a Photovoltaic Solar Generator Connection Agreement from your specific distributor when altering a meter for solar. If you aren’t sure who your distributer is, you can find out on our distributors page.

Removing or abolishing a meter

Removing or abolishing electricity or natural gas meters

You can now request and track your electricity requests quickly and easily online

Long-term electricity disconnections

Home owners, builders and tradies requesting a one-off removal of electricity supply can now apply online

If you do a lot of requests, Origin Connect is the quickest way for you to submit applications and track their progress. 

Long-term natural gas disconnections

All states – For all disconnections for your gas, you’ll have to give us a call on 1300 132 480 so we can arrange a diconnection with your distributor.


Need some help with the forms?

For step-by-step instructions on how to submit the forms, and an explanation of what forms you need when, head to our homepage.