Approved Tariffs

The Uganda Electricity Distribution Company Limited (UEDCL) hereby informs its esteemed customers in Southern, South Western, North Western, Mid-Western, Eastern, North Eastern, Central North and North North-Western Service Territories of the end-user electricity tariffs for the period Jan–March 2021 as announced by Electricity Regulatory Authority (ERA).

Other charges such as fixed monthly charges, maximum demand charges, inspection fees, new connection charges, reconnection fees and penalties for power theft remain unchanged.

Customer Tariff Category Tariff Rate Shs/kWh
DOMESTIC CONSUMERS CODE 10.1
Low Voltage Single Phase supplied at 240 volts
750.9
COMMERCIAL CONSUMERS – CODE 10.2
Low Voltage Three Phase not exceeding 100 Amperes supplied at 415 volts
Shoulder 644.3
Peak 842.7
Off peak 394.1
Average 642.4
MEDIUM INDUTRIAL CONSUMERS – CODE 20
Low Voltage 415 Volts, with Maximum Demand up to 500 kVA
Shoulder 563.2
Peak 751.3
Off peak 322.9
Average 560.2
LARGE INDUSTRIAL CONSUMERS – CODE 30
High Voltage 33,000 Volts, with Maximum Demand
exceeding 500 kVA up to 1,500 kVA
Shoulder 361.8
Peak 480.8
Off peak 232.1
Average 361.0
Street Lighting 370.0

These end-user retail tariffs do apply to electricity purchases made by customers on prepaid and post-paid billing systems in January – March 2021 as announced by Electricity Regulatory Authority.


You can also visit or contact us on the addresses below;

Nakasero Road, UEDCL Tower,
6th Floor Plot 37, Kampala-Uganda.
Telephone 256 312 330300;
Email: contact@uedcl.co.ug; or check
website: www.uedcl.co.ug