When you pick a typical electricity bill, you will see your current charges, your meter reading, usage, customer details and other information about your electricity charges.
For most people, they just glance at the current charges without looking at other the details that matter. In Nigeria, the format of every electricity bill is the same but for the purpose of this post, we will use Ikeja Electric as an example.
For customers using post paid meters, the previous reading and present reading determine your consumption and depending on your customer tariff classification, your naira per
Here is a breakdown of Ikeja Electric Customer Tariff Classification and Energy Charges.
For Residential Customers
For Commercial Customers
For Industrial, Special and Street Light
Charges According to Customer Classification
The next time you get your electricity bill, check to ensure your customer tariff classification is correct and always monitor your consumption.