Getting Electricity


Kenya Power Company is the sole distributor of electricity in Kenya. For new connections, one is required to fill Electricity Application Forms (Link to KPLC application form) and pay a refundable deposit.

Power is billed in Kenya Shillings per Kilowatt hour. Other charges in electricity bills include fuel cost charge, 16% Value Added Tax (VAT), Rural Electrification levy charged at 5% and Energy Regulatory Commission levy charged at 3 Kenya Cents per Kilowatt Hour.

You can now apply for a new electricity connection on the Kenya Power website – HERE



Quick Contacts

 Nyeri County Investment Promotion Unit , P.O. Box 1112-10100 | Nyeri, Kenya , Phone: +254 792 479 969 Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Contact Info

Investor Relations
Harrison Ngari
County Investment Liaison
Nyeri Investment Promotion Unit
Mobile: +254 727 637 013
Email: harrison.ngari at

Nyeri Investment Promotion Unit
Address: P.O. Box 1112-10100 | Nyeri, Kenya
Tel: +254 792 479 969
Email: iportal at