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Electricity Per Unit Price in Pakistan 2023 Bijli Rate Per Unit Today


Electricity is costly in Pakistan, in this scenario you should know how much it costs and what is the per unit electricity rate in Pakistan 2023. Electricity which is commonly called Bijli in national language of Pakistan. It is supplied through divisional electric supply companies all over the country in Punjab, Sindh, Balochistan and KPK provinces. There is little difference in prices per unit.

یونٹس کے حساب سے بجلی کے ریٹس نیچے دیے گئے ہیں۔

NEPRA, The National Electric Power Regulatory Authority is controlling and regulating the electricity supply in Pakistan. NEPRA decides and provides suggestions to increase or decrease the rate of electricity to government of Pakistan.

Though in bill calculation section you can easily see per unit rate of electricity we are providing information about prices of all electric supply companies in Pakistan. Electric supply companies are working under the WAPDA, Pakistan Water & Power Development Authority. WAPDA is maintaining power and water resources in Pakistan.

Electricity per Unit Price in Pakistan


Electricity per Unit Price in Pakistan October 2022 – Bijli Rate

مہنگائی کے ستائے عوام کو ایک اور بجلی کا جھٹکا دے دیا گیا، بجلی کی فی یونٹ قیمت میں مزید۱۰روپے کا اضافہ کردیا گیا، جس کی نیپرا نے منظوری دے دی جبکہ فیول ایڈجسٹمنٹ کی مد میں اضافے کا اطلاق اگست کے بلوں پرہوگا ۔

Electricity prices range from Rs. 2 to Rs. 25 per unit in domestic connections. However rates are higher in Commercial, industrial, agricultural category connections. Electricity rate was recently revised in  October, 2022.

Domestic Connection per unit rate

Prices differ with respect to number of units consumed. There are unit slabs against which cost is different.

Number of UnitsRate per 1 Unit (kWh)
1-50Rs. 2
1-100Rs. 7.36
101-200Rs. 9.68
201-300Rs. 12.15
301-700Rs. 20.82
Above 700Rs. 23.92

Commercial Connection per unit rate

Load TypeRate per Unit (kWh)
Less than 5kW loadRs. 20.66
More than 5kW loadRs. 24.14

Today: January 27, 2023

Note: FC Surcharge @ Rs. 0.43/kWh and NJ Surcharge @ 0.10/kWh are applicable in addition to above on all consumer categories except life line.

Nepra Electricity Price News January 2023:

The National Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has approved an increase of Rs 9.90 per unit in the monthly FPA fuel charges adjustment for June.

Nepra has also issued a notification according to which the CPPA (Central Power Purchasing Agency Guarantee Limited) had requested an increase in electricity rates by Rs 9.91 per unit for June 2022, the authority on July 28th. A public hearing was held on FCA in 2022.

According to Nepra, earlier May FCA customers were charged Rs 7.91 which was only for one month, June FCA will be charged Rs 1.99 more in October compared to May FCA. .

According to the notification, it will be applicable only on bills for the month of October, it will be applicable to all customers of Discos, but it will not be applicable to Lifeline customers and K Electric customers.

K-Electric Electricity Price News January 2023:

It is a bad news for the people of Karachi that K Electric has requested Nepra for approval of increasing the price of electricity by Rs. 11.37 per unit.

K Electric’s application to the National Electric Power Regulatory Authority (NEPRA) has demanded an increase in the price of electricity in view of the June fuel adjustment.

In the request given by K Electric to Nepra, it has been requested that electricity should be increased by Rs. 11.39 per unit.

Structure of Electricity prices in Pakistan:

Structure of electricity cost is consisted of following parameters.

  1. Electric Supply Company Charges
    • Cost of Units Consumed as per unit rate
    • Meter rent (not applicable to everyone)
    • Service rent (not applicable to everyone)
    • Fuel Price Adjustment
    • C Surcharge
    • R Surcharge
    • QTR Tarrif ADJ/DMC
  2. Government Charges
    • Electricity Duty
    • TV Fee
    • General Sales Tax (GST)

Electricity Bill Calculation in Pakistan:

If your connection is domestic you can easily calculate your monthly bill if you know the number of consumed electricity units. Below I have given an example of bill calculation MEPCO company.

Example bill calculation – MEPCO:

Number of electricity units: 433

Electric Company Charges:

  1. Cost of Electricity = 300×11 = 3645 +  55 = 2600.15 , Total Cost = 6245.15
  2. C Surcharge = @ 3% of cost = 186.19
  3. QTR Tarrif = @ 11.1% of cost = 697.13
  4. Total MEPCO Charges = Cost+ F.C Surcharge+ QTR Tarrif = 47

Government Charges:

  1. Electricity Duty = 104.13
  2. TV Fee = 35
  3. GST Tax = 1230
  4. Total Government Charges = 1369

Total Bill

Per unit price against Fuel price adjustment = Rs 9.89 for June 2022 (=433*9.89 = 4,282)

Electric Company Charges + Government Charges + Fuel Price Adjustment = Rs. 12,780

bijli bill calculation

These rates are applicable to all below electric companies in Pakistan.

  • MEPCO – Multan Electric Power Company
  • LESCO – Lahore Electric Supply Company
  • GEPCO – Gujranwala Electric Power Company
  • FESCO – Faisalabad Electric Supply Company
  • IESCO – Islamabad Electric Supply Company
  • PESCO – Peshawar Electric Supply Company
  • HESCO – Hyderabad Electric Supply Company
  • SEPCO – Sukkur Electric Power Company
  • QESCO – Quetta Electric Supply Company
  • TESCO – Tribal Areas Electric Supply Company

You can also download or check your duplicate electricity bill online from respective company website.

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28 thoughts on “Electricity Per Unit Price in Pakistan 2023 Bijli Rate Per Unit Today”

    • Yr peachly mounth 16oo Aya is br koi factory nahi chalai ham ne pher Q 3200 bill bhaja in bharwo ne sir ye meter mere Name per nahi ha mere chachu ke name per ha Q ke ham ne in ke gher per stay kia huwa ha or me mansehra se bath kr raha hu

  1. This month bill is Rs. 178 and total bill received is Rs. 7390 with FPA. From sukkur.
    What is this and who will pay the bill. house was on rent in October and now vacant.

    • I am farhan Sir Mera cumercial bill 27 unite he.or Mera ek unit 22.rupay ka lag k aya he to ya unit price 100 k bad hota to Mera 27 unit me ya rate q lagy he sir Ap nazry sani kry mery bill py me Karachi sy ho. New Karachi

  2. hi sir main muhammad usman hu mera bill 11938 ropay bil aya hay meray ghar main ek fan ek LED tv or Ek led lithe hay pher bill etnazeyada q makan ka rent 6500 hay bill 11938 pechala bill 8500 aya tha 21000 tankha hay Q zulam kar rahay hu hum pr

  3. In GEPCO web site Electricity unit rates are different as per consumption: I.e from
    1- 50 units =Rs. 2.00/ unit
    50-100 =Rs. 7.36/unit
    100-200 =Rs. 9.68/unit
    200-300 = Rs 12.15/unit
    300-700 = Rs. 20.82/unit
    700- 1bove = Rs. 23.92/unit
    But why Gepco applying high rate
    of 23.075 & 26.7667 for all the units

  4. O bhai kuch sharm kr lo 24656 bil bejh rahay hum koe fectry chala rahay han koe khuda ka khuf kro .mrna he bhulay howy ap log . Allah se dro

  5. Sir My name is Mohammad Iqbal Koshan from Afghanistan I live in Islamabad I do not know based on what calculation our Pakistani neighbors calculate more for us for example: my uper portion consumed 216 units, we consumed 93 units and my lower portion consumed 164 units. It is logical if we use less unit should pay less according to the unit price the government has declared before. So it is confusable…

  6. Kiya domestic user k liye KE k single phase meter aur three phase meter k unit charges different Hain ? What is the difference in the tariff of single phase and three phase ??


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