Anglian Water – WaterCare

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Anglian Water has lots of ways to help customers, including a Priority Service Register that provides practical support and Extra Care Support to make sure you’re on the best tariff and look at ways to help you pay your water bill.

Dan explains how Anglian Water Priority Services and Extra Care Support can help:

Priority Service Register

Anglian Water’s Priority Service Register provides free practical support to a range of people who might need extra help due varying factors including age, ill health or disability. This includes families with young children or those with caring responsibilities.

The wide range of support services include:

  • helping you read your meter;
  • supporting you in the event of a water incident;
  • protecting you against bogus callers and a password scheme;
  • sending bills in alternative formats;
  • communicating in your preferred language (including British Sign Language);
  • nominating a trusted friend, family member or carer to manage your account.

You can find more out at or call Anglian Water’s specially trained Priority Services team on 0800 232 1951 (which will get straight to the team).

Financial Support

Anglian Water’s Extra Care Support is in place to help customers who are finding keeping up with their bills challenging. It can help with everything from managing payments to debt. Here are some of the ways in which Anglian can help:

  • switching to a meter (with a 2 year switch back guarantee);
  • completing an Extra Care Assessment will ensure you’re on the best tariff and benefiting from Anglian Water’s support;
  • the Extra Care Assessments also signposts any additional benefits or services you may be eligible for;
  • you can choose from various payment methods and adjustable payment plans;
  • discounted tariffs (including up to 50% off your bill);
  • Anglian Water can offer a payment holiday or breathing space which will allow you some time to seek advice if you need it;
  • assistance schemes which can help get you back on track if you have fallen into debt with your water bill.

If you would like to complete Anglian Water’s Extra Care Assessment online, you can visit or call their Extra Care team on 0800 011 3774.

These services are free of charge.


How to contact

Where to go

Available throughout South Cambridgeshire District

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