City of Tshwane Electricity Tariffs

Are you looking for the current city of Tshwane electricity tariffs? If yes, you have come to the right place. Tshwane is one of the largest municipalities in South Africa. If you live in places such as Pretoria, Mabopane and Mamelodi, then you fall under Tshwane. In this article, we are going to give you the tariffs that apply in these and other areas within the City of Tswane Municipality.

Tshwane Electricity Tariffs 2024

The following are the current city of Tshwane electricity tariffs;

Inclining Tariff ScalePrevious Tariff (Excl VAT)Current Tariff
Per Unit (Excl VAT)
Block 1: 0 – 100 kWhR 1.9513R 2.0970
Block 2: 101 – 400 kWhR 2.2835R 2.4541
Block 3: 401 – 650 kWhR 2.4879R 2.6738
Block 4: > 650 kWhR 2.6820R 2.8824


Those are the new city of Tshwane electricity tariffs. As you can see, there was a slight increase in the amount that you will need to pay per unit from the previous year.

In this section, we will give a brief explanation of the tariffs. Note that these are all prepaid tariffs. The majority of people in South Africa are now on prepaid meters.

The amount of electricity that you buy every month is divided into different blocks. Tariffs get higher as you use more electricity.

As an example, block 1 covers units from 0 to 100. If you stay within this limit throughout the year, you will only need to pay R 2.0970 per unit.

However, if you use over 650 units per month, you will be charged a tariff of R 2.8824 per unit. Note that we are looking at block 4 here. That’s the one that covers units greater than 650kWh.

Which places are covered by these tarrifs

The City of Tshwane is a very big municipality. It covers the following areas;

  • Akasia
  • Atteridgeville
  • Bronberg
  • Bronkhorstspruit
  • Centurion
  • Crocodile River
  • Cullinan/Rayton/Refilwe
  • Eersterust
  • Ekangala
  • Elands River
  • Ga-Rankuwa
  • Hammanskraal
  • Laudium
  • Mabopane
  • Mamelodi
  • Olievenhoutbosch
  • Pretoria
  • Soshanguve
  • Rethabiseng
  • Roodeplaat
  • Soshanguve
  • Temba
  • Winterveld
  • Zithobeni

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In this article, we showed you the city of Tshwane electricity tariffs for the year 2023 to 2024. These tariffs are bound to change over time. Each year, there is usually a slight increase. We noted that the more power you use in your home or office, the more it is going to cost you to buy units for your meter.

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