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Would you need extra support in a power cut?

Generally speaking, power cuts don't happen very often but if the electicity network is damaged the lights across parts of Essex may go out.

Do you or someone you know need extra support during a power cut, maybe a relative, friend or neighbour?  If the answer
is yes, did you know that UK Power Networks provide extra support to vulnerable people during a power cut. 
You need to sign up to their Priority Services Register.

Customers who can join the Priority Services Register include:

What support can you get?

This doesn't necessarily mean that UK Power Networks can get your power back on more quickly but you will receive:

For further details visit the UK Power Networks website.

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