Home Heating Oil
Northern Ireland remains reliant on expensive home-heating. More than two-thirds (about 68%) of households are dependent on oil as their main heat source.
- You can get more information about the weekly average price of home heating oil from the:
Many people find it difficult to budget for large one-off bulk deliveries. Larger orders are a higher one-off cost, but smaller orders cost more per litre.
Buyers often have no option but to place smaller, more expensive orders.
Joining the NI Oil Buying Network is one solution to this problem.
As a NI Oil Buying Network (OBN) member, you can order your oil each week (or whenever you need a refill) at a negotiated discount.
Average savings are currently £10 - £30 on 200 litres of oil for OBN members.
You can speak to NI Oil Buying Network:
- about your area
- to get advice on establishing discounts for your area
We will take care of all correspondence and dealing with with suppliers to get the best price.
You can contact our advisers by:
- Email: NIenergyadvice@nihe.gov.uk
Or use our online form to:
NI Oil Buying Network is managed by the Housing Executive NI Energy Advice Service.