Oil Buying Scheme

  • Orders for February are now being taken: February Oil Order Form

  • Please note that ALL orders need to be submitted no later than midnight on Wednesday 27th January.


  • Deliveries for January will commence the week beginning 4th January (please be aware that deliveries could take longer due to weather conditions, if you are concerned that you are getting low please contact Simpson’s directly on 01388 718359).

  • The January price 33.7p + vat. If you had purchased your oil individually: 500 litres 38.8p + vat and 1000 litres 36.4p + vat.



In February 2018 UTASS took over the management of the Upper Teesdale Oil Scheme which was originally managed in a voluntary capacity by Adam Hearn.

Since taking over the scheme it has gone from strength to strength with over 270 households/businesses benefiting from a 2.5p per litre discount.

  • Membership of the group is FREE 
  • Minimum order amount is 500 litres
  • Orders placed once a month

The scheme covers the areas below:
  • Lartington
  • Cotherstone
  • Romaldkirk
  • Baldersdale
  • Hunderthwaite
  • Mickleton
  • Eggleston
  • Middleton-in-Teesdale
  • Kelton
  • Lunedale
  • Holwick
  • Newbiggin-in-Teesdale
  • Ettersgill
  • Forest-in-Teesdale
  • Langdon Beck
  • Harwood-in-Teesdale

If you are interested in joining the scheme and saving money on your heating oil, please complete the registration form below, alternatively contact the scheme coordinator, Charlotte Fletcher on 01833 641010 or oil@utass.org.