Why would I need to change my fuse holder (cut out)?
If your fuse holder is damaged or faulty, we will change this for you.
If we need to replace your fuse holder (cut out), we will replace the fuse with an identical one - We will not increase the size of the fuse when replacing it.
This is free of charge.
If there is a black substance around your fuse holder (cut-out) that is hot or smelly and you think this is unsafe, please call 105 or message us on social media
Before you apply, you will need:
This is the location of the fuse holder you need replacing (this is usually next your meter).
We need this so we can plan how to get to the fuse holder.
Example - under the stairs, in the garage.
Please provide a photo if you can.
We need this so we can see what your fuse holder (cut out) looks like and what type of replacement fuse holder is needed.
Customers who provide a photo have their applications processed quicker!
We need this so we know why you want us to replace your fuse holder.
We will need access to the fuse holder to complete these works. Therefore if you need to be at home for us to access this equipment please advise within your application.
Is there a locked gate or driveway we need to be made aware of?
If you're looking to increase the fuse capacity, for example, from a 60amp fuse to a 100amp fuse, you will need to request a Load Increase by clicking here.
If you’re installing a new appliance or connecting something which may take more demand from your electricity supply, you will need to request a Load Check to see if your supply can handle this by clicking here.
We advise anyone working near our electricity cables or substations to read the HSE's 'Working near electricity' guidance notes by clicking here.
Ready to apply?