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Welcome To Washington Gas

For 160 years Washington Gas has been distributing natural gas to customers in the District of Columbia, Maryland and Virginia. We bring natural gas to your home or business safely and reliably.

Start or Stop Service

Service Request Options

Please keep the following in mind when connecting or disconnecting your service:

  • We may require a security deposit to open or maintain your service, depending on your payment record.

  • We require at least 72 hours' notice (excluding weekends and holidays) to connect or disconnect your service.

  • For Maryland residents:
    The service initiation fee--gas flowing $25
    The service initiation fee--no gas flowing $68

  • For Virginia residents:
    The service initiation fee--gas flowing-read by Washington Gas - $45
    The service initiation fee--gas flowing-read by customer or estimated - $14.85
    The service initiation fee--no gas flowing $60

  • For District of Columbia residents:
    The service initiation fee--gas flowing $33.00
    The service initiation fee--no gas flowing $37.17

  • Access to your meter is necessary for a final reading. If we cannot read the meter, we will estimate your closing bill.