Fueling your future...naturally
When you apply for residential gas service you will be required to make a cash security deposit unless you can establish credit worthiness by the appropriate method below:

METHOD 1:  If you have been a customer of any other utility within the past two years, and,
  • Owe no outstanding bills for service rendered by such utility, and
  • Did not have during the last 12 consecutive months service was provided, more than two bills which were delinquent to any utility or if service has been rendered for a period of less than 12 months, did not have more than one delinquent bill in such period, and
  • Within the last two years did not have service disconnected by a utility for nonpayment of a bill for services rendered by that utility.
  • METHOD 2:  If you have not been a customer of any utility within the past two years and you can meet any two (2) of the following three criteria:
    Criteria 1:

  • You have been employed by your present employer for two years or more, or
  • You have been employed by your present employer for less than two years but have been employed by only one other employer during the past two years, or
  • You have been employed by your present employer for less than two years and have had no previous employment due to recently having graduated from high school, college, or other vocational program, or recently have been discharged from military service
  • Criteria 2:

  • You own or are buying your home, or
  • You are renting a home or apartment and have lived there for more than two years.
  • Criteria 3:

  • You can furnish a letter from a business or bank indicating that your payments to them have been made on a timely basis.
  • A new or additional deposit may be required from a customer who receives disconnect notices for two consecutive months or for any three months within the preceding twelve month period, or whose service has been disconnected for nonpayment.

    Safety Information

    Safety Information Your safety is a priority to OVG. Find more information here regarding any of these situations:

    • You suspect a gas leak
    • You will be digging
    • You have old gas connectors
    • More!

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    Counties Served

    Darke, OH | Dearborn | Dubois | Fayette | Franklin | Greene | Jay | Knox | Perry | Pike | Randolph | Ripley | Spencer | Sullivan | Union | Vigo | Wayne
    Billing or Service Questions
    Portland District
    Winchester/UC District
    765-584-5501 or
    877-853-5501 Toll Free
    Connersville District
    765-825-1148 or
    800-326-1148 Toll Free
    Tell City District
    812-547-2397 or
    877-842-2397 Toll Free
    Sullivan District
    812-268-6368 or
    877-884-6368 Toll Free

    OVG Payment Options
    Choose any of the following options to securely pay your bill:

    • Automatic Debit
    • Credit/Debit Card
    • eBilling
    • Mail

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    Why Natural Gas?

    Why Natural Gas?
    • Higher Quality Heat
    • Better Comfort & Lower Cost
    • A Naturally Occuring Energy Source
    • Reliable & Safe
    • Made in the USA


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    Minimize Your Bills

    Minimize Your Bills Did you know there are simple steps you can take to minimize your gas bill in the winter months?

    • Add Insulation
    • Check Windows & Doors for drafts
    • Inspect Your Equipment

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