Empty house

I will not be using much electricity and gas due to building works

Currently the house is going through planning and will be at empty for at least 3 months.

£83 per month sounds expensive per month for an empty house

Well if there are smart meters in the house they will send readings automatically.

Otherwise you need to go in two days before your direct debit date and submit readings and a direct debit will be accurately track your usage.

And you could in the short term adjust your DD from your account.