Skip to main content


ScottishPower provides gas and electricity to over 5.2 million domestic customers in the UK.

Beat the energy price rises

All of the big six suppliers have raised their prices in 2019 following the Ofgem price cap increase. Don’t get caught out - switch to a fixed deal today!

ScottishPower supplier rating 2019

scottish power supplier rating

ScottishPower was rated three stars by customers in the 2019 survey of more than 17,000 UK households.

ScottishPower customers ranked their supplier in categories including Mobile App and Green Services.

Who is ScottishPower?

ScottishPower is one of the big six UK energy suppliers, responsible for the supply of gas and electricity in the UK to more than 5 million customers. ScottishPower is part of the Iberdola Group, a world leader in wind energy and one of the largest energy companies in the world.

ScottishPower is helping to build a sustainable energy future for everyone, through innovation and investment in renewable energy.

ScottishPower's charity support

ScottishPower has had a relationship with Cancer Research in the UK since 2012. Through employee fundraising, their Help Beat Cancer energy tariff, sponsorship of the Race for Life and Stand Up To Cancer campaigns, they have raised more than £20 million for the charity organisation.

Recent price changes from ScottishPower

In February 2019, ScottishPower became the fifth of the big six energy suppliers to announce a price rise in reaction to Ofgem's energy price cap increase.

From 1 April 2019, rates for ScottishPower's standard variable tariff will increase by £117 (10%), in line with the increased energy price cap of £1,254 per year.

In April 2018, ScottishPower announced a price rise of 5.5% to customers on its standard variable rate plan, effective 1 June 2018. The change saw costs increase by £63 per year on average.

Supplier Price change 1 Date effective Price change 2 Date effective

EDF Energy

Up-arrow10% 1 Apr 2019 N/A N/A


Up-arrow10% 1 Apr 2019 N/A N/A

British Gas

Up-arrow10% 1 Apr 2019 N/A N/A


Up-arrow10% 1 Apr 2019 N/A N/A


Up-arrow10% 1 Apr 2019 N/A N/A


Up-arrow10% 1 Apr 2019 N/A N/A

Based on a medium energy user on a standard dual fuel tariff, paying on receipt of bill, with bill sizes averaged across all regions.

Previous price changes from ScottishPower

In January 2015, ScottishPower announced a price cut of 4.8%, effective 20 February 2015. The cuts applied to standard plan customers only, and would save the average household £33 per year.

In October 2013, ScottishPower's prices were announced to be going up by 8.6%, as of 6 December 2013. This would raise the average dual-fuel customer's bill by £112, and bring their yearly bill total to £1,480.

In January 2014, the energy supplier said that, due to Government's announcement about reducing green levies, it would reduce this price rise by 3.3%. This would take effect the same month.

The table below shows the most recent price changes from the big six, including ScottishPower's prices, and the percentage increase as well as when it took and effect.

To compare ScottishPower prices against other suppliers, enter your postcode in the box below.

Read more…

Switch to a better supplier

Enter your postcode to compare all energy suppliers including Scottishpower now