GTC was set up in 1995 in time to be amongst the first to offer competitive services to the new build  market after decades of no choice in providers. Today, GTC is the market leading independent utility connections and networks provider to the new housing market. Our accreditations and customer portfolio are proof of our commitment to the highest industry standards.

GTC operates the gas networks and meters for GTC Pipelines Ltd (GPL), Independent Pipelines Limited (IPL), Quadrant Pipelines Limited (QPL) and Independent Meters Limited (IML). We operate electricity networks for The Electricity Network Company Ltd (ENC) and Independent Power Networks Limited (IPNL).

We are fully Lloyds accredited Multi Utility provider holding accreditations with GIRS, NERS, WIRS and MURS. We are also CHAS (The Contractors Health and Safety Assessment Scheme) registered company.

For copies of other regulatory documentation, please see Our Regulated Businesses.


Gas Industry Registration Scheme - GIRS

GIRS is a Lloyd's Registered gas accreditation and represents a company's achievement of a high technical, quality and safety standards, recognised by all UK Gas Transporters. GTC holds the accreditation for design, project management, auditing, and construction. This complements our existing Independent Gas Transporter license (IGT).


National Electricity Registration Scheme - NERS

NERS is a Lloyd's Registered scheme for electricity ensuring high technical, quality and safety standards. The scheme performs technical assessments of the Service Providers. GTC is a NERS registered company and has accreditations in Project Management and Design in addition to holding an Independent Distribution Network Operator license (IDNO).


Water Industry Registration Scheme - WIRS

As with GIRS and NERS, Lloyd's also provide accreditations for water through WIRS, which represents the same high standards for quality and safety. The accreditation is recognised by all water utilities and Water UK and is an independent assessment and registration process. GTC is a WIRS registered company and our in-house construction teams are Lloyd's accredited.


Meter Asset Managers Code of Practice - MAMCOP

For the purposes of Ofgem Approved Meter Installer (OAMI) registration The Meter Asset Manager's Code of Practice (MAMCoP) specifies the requirements for all stages of the gas meter installation's life.

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Ofgem License Holder

Ofgem is the regulator of the gas & electric markets. GTC has Ofgem-licensed businesses - GTC Pipelines Ltd and Independent Pipelines Ltd (for gas) and The Electricity Network Company Ltd and Independent Power Networks Ltd (for electricity)


Contractors Health & Safety Assessment Scheme - CHAS

CHAS is established as the market leader for health and safety pre-qualification in the UK.

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