How to apply for electricity (Kenya Power and Lighting Company) connection.


How to apply for electricity (Kenya Power and Lighting Company) connection.

Kenya Power owns and operates most of the electricity transmission and distribution system in the country and sells electricity to over 6,761,090 million by the end of June 2018.

The Company’s key mandate is to plan for sufficient electricity generation and transmission capacity to meet demand; building and maintaining the power distribution and transmission network and retailing of electricity to its customers.

The Government has a controlling stake at 50.1% of shareholding with private investors at 49.9%. Kenya Power is listed on the Nairobi Securities Exchange.

Required Information

  1. Prove of registration
  2. PIN
  3. Sketch map to building
  4. Proof of land ownership 
  5. Location
  6. Contact Details 
  7. Type of connection required
  8. Type of applicant (corporate or individual)
  9. There are 3 Easy Steps of applying for an electricity connection as follows:

Procedure 1:

Submit the application for supply of electricity to Kenya Power and Lighting Company (KPLC)

Sign the supply contract form below. (8 days)

Procedure 2:

Pay estimate. (1 day)

Procedure 3:

Receive external works, meter installation and electricity flow. (75 days)

Note That: You will need to submit copies of your ID/PIN as may be applicable.

Supply Contract Cancellation 

You can also use the form below to cancel your electricity supply contract with the Company.

  1. Supply Contract Cancellation Form

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