Steps to connect your home

In Québec, nearly 140,000 households are already living with blue. From the kitchen to the living room, from the basement to the yard, from bedrooms to family areas, natural gas is a reliable source of comfort on demand. Here are the steps to follow to connect your home to the Gaz Métro's natural gas network.

Your residence must be located near the underground natural gas network to be able to be connected. Check if it is close to our network by using the tool below.

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Even if your home seems to be close to the gas network (step #1), you have to confirm this with our Customer service at 1 800 875-6202, making sure you do so BEFORE making any purchases or planning any projects. Only a Gaz Métro employee can confirm that you indeed have access to the network.

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Once service availability is confirmed, we will arrange to meet with you to get an idea of your installation needs and your possible options for new appliances and technology. This meeting entails no cost or commitment and is conducted by a Gaz Métro Authorized Partner.

  • Understand your needs

    Understanding your household's unique needs

    Gaz Métro Authorized Partner will come to your residence to assess your current energy needs and usage (heating, hot water, ventilation, kitchen, swimming pool, etc.) and determine your installation options. A professional analysis will help identify the solutions which will allow you to fully benefit from the quality of life natural gas has to offer.
  • Identifiy the best solution

    Finding options for improving your comfort and quality of life

    Following an analysis of your needs, a Gaz Métro Authorized Partner will explain the best solutions available to you in terms of equipment and appliances as well as the advantages and implications of each solution.
  • Give you a quote

    Knowing project's cost and identifiying available grants

    A Gaz Métro Authorized Partner will give you a breakdown of the costs involved in purchasing and installing the natural gas equipment ans will present the for which you are eligible. You will then have all the information you need to decide whether to go ahead with your project.

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Once you have accepted the project proposal, Gaz Métro will proceed with connecting your residence to the underground gas network.

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We need to validate if your home is close to the network

After your residence is connected to Gaz Métro’s network, the Authorized Partner will proceed with the installation of the natural gas piping system and your new appliances and then conduct a leak test. After that, a technician from Gaz Métro will activate the meter and ensure that the new installations are safe and in accordance with standards. The Authorized Partner will then proceed to light the appliances and explain how they work.  You can then take advantage of your new life in blue.

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