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Prepay meter

At the request of a gas supplier, Gas Networks Ireland can install a prepay meter, also known as a gas card meter.

These meters allow customers to purchase an amount of gas credit on a gas card.

The card is inserted into the meter and the credit is then transferred directly from the card to the meter.

Our 6 GNI Pre Pay Meter Guide.pdf provides more information on:


  • Purchasing credit
  • Using your gascard
  • Meter information
  • Emergency credit
  • Standing charge
  • Replacing your gascard
  • Gas card issues
Prepayment Meter


Purchasing Credit:

Credit can be bought at Payzone, An Post and PostPoint outlets.  

Credit cannot be bought over the phone or online.

You can contact your Gas Supplier for a list of outlets in your area or log on to:

Payzone Logo





Our prepayment meter brochure is also available in:

Mandarin Chinese

GNI Pre Pay Meter Guide Chinese.pdf


GNI Pre Pay Meter Guide Polish.pdf


GNI Pre Pay Meter Guide Russian.pdf


GNI Pre Pay Meter Guide French.pdf


GNI Pre Pay Meter Guide Irish.pdf

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6 GNI Pre Pay Meter Guide.pdf

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