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Heating Oil in Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland is home to some of the most spectacular landscapes in the world including the Giants Causeway, the Mourne Mountains as well as housing the largest freshwater lake in the British Isles – Lough Neagh. Heating oil is the main source of heating for homes in Northern Ireland, and the heating oil market in Northern Ireland is extremely competitive. There are more distributors in Northern Ireland than any other part of the UK. As a result, heating oil prices in Northern Ireland are generally lower than any other region. Heating oil in Northern Ireland is primarily imported by ship through the Port of Belfast although some is imported through the port of Derry/Londonderry. No matter where you are based in Northern Ireland, it is likely that the climate will be cool and wet and therefore, paying less for your heating during the majority of the year is of primary importance, and doing so requires a little insider knowledge about the availability of heating oil in the country.

Heating Oil Northern Ireland Infographic:

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Northern Ireland - Facts

 

 

 

 

67% of homes use heating oil

 

 

 

We have depots throughout Northern Ireland, serving all areas of the country

 

Major Tourist attractions include World Heritage site, Giants Causeway and the Titanic Museum.

 

 

 

 

Population - 1,811,000

 

 

 

Capital City - Belfast

Northern Ireland Heating Oil Facts 2015

Average Order Size has increased from 519 litres in 2013 to 743 litres in 2015 - 2016 heating season

The fuel oil  market in Northern Ireland is highly competitive with many more Distributors per square mile than the rest of the UK

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Who is supplying oil to Northern Ireland?

As illustrated in the following table, ValueOils.com have seven heating oil suppliers serving Northern Ireland:

Depot Name

Deopt Postcode

Key Towns We Delivery Heating Oil To:
Mallusk BT36 Newtownabbey, Carrickfergus, Ballyclare,Antrim, Belfast, Bangor, Lisburn, Randlestown, Carryduff
Downpatrick BT30 Castlewellan, Newcastle, Ballynahinch,Portaferry, Ardglass, Ards Peninsula,Comber, Ballygowan, Newtownards
Kesh BT93 Enniskillen, Omagh, Fivemiletown, Fintona, Castlederg, Irvinestown, Newtownbutler
Coleraine BT51 Ballymoney, Portrush, Portstewart
Magherafelt BT45 Cookstown, Randalstown, Portglenone,
Ballymena BT44 Ballymena, Glenariff, Larne, Cushendall
Moy BT71 Banbridge, Lurgan, Waringstown, Moira, Dungannon, Armagh, Newry, Portadown

Throughout the region, these suppliers serve a wide range of clients, from private individuals in remote areas and towns to large commercial customers.

Despite the relative seclusion of many properties in Northern Ireland, the Depots are well positioned to serve businesses and individuals who need oil delivered efficiently and affordably. Areas such as the Glens of Antrim or the Sperrins can prove difficult for deliveries in periods of severe winter weather. A range of additional services and products are available throughout Northern Ireland (depending on exact location) including Xtra Express, Next Working Day delivery, boiler bleeds and eco-heat. Please contact us to enquire about availability in your area or refer to the Quick Quote section for delivery options.

Heating oil prices in Northern Ireland

Want to know how much you’re likely to pay for heating oil in Northern Ireland? ValueOils.com provides rough estimates of prices in the table below for comparison with other providers. Note that the prices below can vary throughout the region and are subject to change depending upon postcode.

The chart below illustrates the volitility in heating oil prices in Northern Ireland. By buying at the right time you could make significant savings!

Oil Price NI

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Live Heating Oil Prices in Northern Ireland

 500 Litres900 Litres
Price Per Litre Ex VAT40.39p38.84p
Net Price Ex VAT£201.95£349.56
VAT @ 5%£10.10£17.48
Total Price Inc VAT£212.05£367.04

Please note that the above estimated prices can vary throughout the Northern Ireland region and are subject to change. For an exact quote for your location, please use our quick quote form on the day you plan to order.

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