ESB Energy Blog | Refer a Friend

How to Refer a Friend and Save Money on Your Energy Bill

by Charlotte Johnson | September 2020

What would you do with an extra £50? Go on a shopping spree, have a trip to the flicks, or a night out with friends? If you recommend ESB Energy to your friends, we’ll reward you by giving you and your friend £50 bill credit when they switch to us, so don’t waste any time – be our queen bee and start spreading the word!


ESB Energy’s Refer a Friend programme

We’ve made it easy and rewarding to recommend ESB Energy to your friends. All you need to do is give them your referral link, and we’ll give both you and your friend £50 bill credit. The best thing about our Refer a Friend programme is that you can refer as many friends as you like, so start building your beehive!


Why your friends will love ESB Energy

We’re an established, trusted energy supplier, committed to delivering great value, renewable energy. We’re rated “Excellent” on Trustpilot and have been awarded the Energy Switch Guarantee, assuring your friend a quick and easy switch.

At ESB Energy, our passion for energy is second to none. With over 90 years of experience as the main electricity and gas supplier throughout Ireland and more than 26 years of experience growing Britain's energy industry, we've built up decades of expertise.

Our sustainable innovations have seen us transform the UK’s energy landscape, with 10 wind farms across Britain and Ireland, supplying renewable energy to over 80,000 homes, schools, businesses and hospitals.


Your questions answered

How do I get my referral link?

If you can’t find your referral link after it’s been issued, then please log you’re your portal and visit the ‘Refer a Friend’ section. Or email, and we’ll send you your link.

How do I get my reward?

We’ll add the £50 credit to your ESB Energy account when your friend’s switch is complete. This usually takes around three weeks. If your friend changes their mind before the switch is complete, then the reward will be cancelled for both you and your friend. For a full list of our terms and conditions, please click here.

How many times can I earn this reward?

You can refer as many friends as you like, so it’s time to start putting those water cooler chats to good use!

How can I tell who I’ve referred?

We’ll send you an email as soon as your friend signs up with your referral link and keep you updated on the progress of their switch.

What if I’m not an ESB Energy customer?

If you’re not a current customer but would like to change your energy to us, you can switch quickly and easily on our website . It only takes five minutes, and once your switch is complete, we will issue you with a referral link that you can send to your friend.

So, what are you waiting for? Create a buzz about our Refer a Friend programme and start saving money on your energy bills!