This section of our website supports our IGT/UIP customers. Here you will find out more about the steps you need to take to register to make connections to our network and the various processes we need to follow with you.
Registering with us
Third Party organisations wishing to lay gas infrastructure and transfer ownership to Cadent, or lay infrastructure on behalf of Independent Gas Transporters to connect to Cadent's network, must register with us as a UIP.
Register as a UIP
Supporting documents, forms and information in relation to self connection works that are:
Fast-track information and forms
- within the scope of the standard pressure matrix or
- following a land enquiry response without reinforcement.
You can submit a quotation request when:
Quotations information and forms
- the requirement of the site falls outside of the standard pressure matrix
- you have received a valid land enquiry response where reinforcement has been identified
- the site contains a combined heating plant, booster or compressor
Identify available pressure and establish if there is a requirement for reinforcement at the customer's chosen connection point.
Lead time: D+5
FM172 Land Enquiry for an NDM GT Connected System Exit Point
FM137 UIP Enquiry Form
Enquiries: firstname.lastname@example.org, 08453 666 758 (option 3)
Escalations: Laura Cheshire or Claire Wilcox
Detailed Analysis Study (DAS)
Our DAS is an in depth analysis study which looks at our network in its entirety and explores all Reinforcement and Alternative to Reinforcement options to allow our customers to connect to our network. Read our DAS brochure below for more information, and if you would like to request a DAS, please fill out our application form. We have included an example of a completed DAS to give you an idea what you can expect from this service.
Lead Times: D+30
Das Application Form
Example of a completed DAS
Some connections will need reinforcement. In these cases you will be informed and will be contacted by our reinforcement team.
Please email us with enquiries relating to the validation and data capture of completion files.
Escalations: Hannah Dakin-Stevens.
The Capture Of Pipe Asset Records By UIP-GT
Sometimes when IGTs/UIPs want to connect to our network an easement may be required before work can begin.
Standard UIP Easement
IGT & UIP Reference Group Meeting
Every 3 months Cadent hold a reference group meeting for their IGT & UIP customers at our Hinckley office.
Please email us for more information or request to be added to the reoccurring invitation.