Your standard meter will be either digital or mechanical.
If it’s a digital meter, you might need to press the display test button to get your reading.
- Note down the numbers from left to right, including any zeros at the beginning.
- Ignore any numbers shown in red.
If you have a dial meter, here’s how to read your meter.
Don’t want to take a meter reading? Smart meters send us your meter readings automatically, so you don't have to.