What is Switcher?

Switcher is a free, impartial online and telephone comparison and switching service that helps you to compare prices on a range of products and services

What does Switcher do?

Switcher helps you find the best deal on a range of services from your gas and electricity bills to cheaper broadband and digital TV.

Switcher is the #1 broadband comparison and switching service in Ireland.

Switcher is a CER accredited website and is a highly trusted brand among the energy world. The Commission for Energy Regulation (CER) endorses the Switcher website as an independent, impartial and correct source of information for consumers to use when searching for accurate comparisons of Irish energy suppliers. Read more

Because we’re not tied to any particular company in Ireland, Switcher gives you independent advice (using comparison tools) on the most cost-efficient, money-saving price plans to help put more Euros in your pocket.

We’re not just a comparison site - The Switcher service will carry out the actual process of switching you to a new provider at no extra cost to you… saving you the hassle of endless phone calls and that annoying ‘hold’ music.

Our service to you is completely FREE without any catches or hidden costs - It’s So Simple, So Switch!

Why use Switcher?

It’s simple; you’ll save time and money by using Switcher.

Here’s how it works

  • you find out what you’re currently paying for a product/service
  • you get impartial advice from Switcher then decide on the best option for you
  • you move to a new supplier
  • you save time and you save money!

We’re committed to finding the best options that meet your own individual needs as a ‘one-size fits all’ approach just doesn’t work when it comes to sorting out a personal budget.

And our pricing data is accurately checked by our Irish Industry experts to make sure you’re getting the most up-to-date information from each supplier.

Managing a budget can be put pressure on many households, Switcher helps thousands of people save more money on their bills each month - whether it’s switching gas suppliers in Galway or getting a cheaper deal in broadband in Wicklow, Switcher is on hand to start Ireland saving!

Who is Switcher?

Switcher was established in Dublin in 2011 to help households save money on their regular bills. Switcher is an Irish company and is owned by Forward Internet Ireland Limited.

Company number: 484948

VAT number: IE 9758363T

Our industry experts and staff all work in Ireland. At Switcher we’re working to be the best in our market, it also means that we’re supporting and creating jobs in Ireland. Switcher’s investment, employment and free impartial price comparison and switching service acknowledged by the Guaranteed Irish mark. Read more.

Using the latest pricing figures from product/service providers in Ireland, our experienced industry experts are constantly on the for hunt money-saving deals for our customers.

Is Switcher really impartial? Is it safe to use Switcher?


We’ve built up a strong reputation and won loyal customers by providing impartial advice and accurate information that can be trusted.

The more people we help to switch to a money-saving deal, the more successful Switcher will become. We only receive a small commission from the supplier so this never influences our decision on who you should switch to - quite simply, the best deal for you is the best deal for us. And your details are completely safe and fully protected as our website utilises the latest server, database, backup and firewall technologies to ensure it is never accessible to anyone outside of Switcher.

How does Switcher make money?

Switcher has commercial deals in place with some suppliers across all of our services which means we receive a small commission payment if you choose to switch or apply for a product with us. Our commercial relationships are in place to help make the switching process as convenient as possible for customers, and in some cases we can offer exclusive deals that are not available directly from the supplier. They also mean we can provide you with a free service. Our commercial relationships have no bearing on the ranking of suppliers in your results.

Can I trust your information to be accurate and comprehensive?


The data we use to calculate your results for these services is provided directly by suppliers. We monitor all suppliers continually and update to ensure are comprehensive and accurate.

Broadband, Digital TV, Home Phone and Mobile Broadband

For these products, we receive data directly from from broadband providers and third party providers, which continually monitor the market and update Switcher daily with any changes or new deals to ensure results are comprehensive and accurate.

Why do people use Switcher?

People use Switcher because we help you find the best product or tariff for your needs. We don’t mind who you switch to, we just care that you switch to the right deal for you. Switching saves our customers hundreds of EUROs on their bill every month and is easy to do.