If you need to disconnect or remove your gas meter only, please apply directly through your Gas Retailer.
This application is not to be used for meters that are M18AL or above. Please contact the relevant gas retailer to apply for these meters to be disconnected and removed on the customer’s behalf.
Property demolition must not begin until ATCO has confirmed to the Customer that all gas services have been disconnected and all gas meters removed. All due care and skill must be taken when conducting demolition at the Property, including to carry out any necessary investigations, to ensure no damage is sustained to ATCO’s infrastructure at the Property.
Application Processing Time
Applications are processed within three business days of your Retailer (if applicable) submitting their service request and providing all conditions* have been met.
Disconnection and removal of gas service Request Form
The Disconnection and Removal of Gas Service Form can be accessed below.
The service fee for ATCO to disconnect a gas service is $1,139.80 (incl GST). If ATCO is required to remove a gas meter at the customer’s request, ATCO will charge the customer’s gas retailer an additional deregistration fee which may be passed on to the customer.
IMPORTANT NOTE: All disconnection and removal of gas service jobs will need to be pre-paid with successful payment occurring before any work commences. Payment can be made via the online form, with credit/debit cards issued by Visa or MasterCard and is securely processed by Westpac Banking Corporation. If you would like to discuss this change with an ATCO representative, or need further clarity on the change, please contact ATCO on 13 13 56.
For help with this form or for any enquiries please contact 13 13 56 between 7.00AM and 6.00PM, Monday - Friday or email email@example.com
Frequently asked questions
Application processing times
How long following submission of my application will the works be completed?
Your application will be processed within three business days of your Retailer (if applicable) submitting their service request and providing all conditions* have been met.
Works will commence within 10 business days following application being processed.
Is my property connected?
How do I know if there is gas running to my property?
Please submit an enquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org and confirmation will be provided by ATCO.
Confirmation of works for councils
My local Council has requested a notice confirming completion of disconnection works. Who will provide this?
On completion of works, ATCO will provide a notice of completion to the email address provided on your application.
Application for disconnection of M18AL+ meter
How do I submit an application for disconnection of an M18AL+ meter?
This should be submitted via your Retailer. If you have any enquiries please send to email@example.com
No gas retailer account?
What should I do if I haven’t got an active account with a Retailer?
Please submit an enquiry to firstname.lastname@example.org and advice on how to proceed will be provided by ATCO.
When is payment for the work incurred?
All disconnection and removal of gas service jobs will need to be pre-paid with successful payment occurring before any work commences.