Metal – Hook over Gas Overbox – Fits back plate 495mm x 400mm

£150.00£185.00 inc VAT



All standard shipping charges are included within our prices to Uk mainland and will take 2-5 working days to arrive. Express postage is an option at checkout 1-2 working days. Shipping to Scottish Highlands, Channel Islands and Northern Ireland is available for a small additional charge (note it may take longer than the 2-5 days to arrive) Please note a signature is required for all items over £10.

Please allow an additional 10 working days for Black or Anthracite.


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The product

This replacement overbox is designed for a surface mounted gas or electric meter box. Its classic design is perfect for interior and exterior use; and is made from 2mm aluminium which makes it suitable for all kinds of weather. This style of overbox is available in brown and white, but the material is suitable for painting or spraying, so you can change it to whatever colour you prefer.


The dimensions of this overbox are to fit a backplate size 495mm high x 400mm wide. Please check the size of the existing backplate before ordering your new one.


All of our meter boxes meet UK Standards as detailed in the ESI Standard 13-3 April 1986 and British Standard BS 8567: 2012.

  • Constructed from 2mm aluminium
  • For surface mounted British gas and electric meter boxes
  • Weather-resistant (will not corrode)
  • Easy to clean
  • Suitable to be painted
  • Full length, rust proof 316 stainless steel piano hinge
  • 2 durable budget lock
  • Air vented
  • Compliant to BS 8567: 2012


You don’t need to be an experienced DIY handy-man to fit the overbox, it’s pretty simple to replace yourself. Read our ‘How to Fit an Overbox’ guide for a step by step guide on how to fit this product.

Additional information


White, Brown, Black (+£15), Anthracite (+£35)