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Private Rented Housing: Energy

Question for Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy

UIN 118596, tabled on 4 February 2022

To ask the Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, how many and what proportion of renters pay their gas and electric bills directly, rather than through their landlord.

Answered on

14 February 2022

The Government does not have data covering the energy billing arrangements of renters. Only energy suppliers and landlords will be able to identify the number of cases in which a tenant pays their gas and electricity bills directly