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Latest Electricity Tariff Rates in Saudi Arabia 2017

Luckily Saudi Arabia is blessed with resources which make him unbeatable in term of producing cheap electricity, expatriates of many other countries like Pakistan and India better knows the difference between tariff rate at home and KSA. Saudi Arabia Produce more energy and less expensive due to the production of Oil. Many users don’t even consider electricity bill as burden on them, opposite to Saudi Residents many Pakistan and Indians residents at home usually pay almost 25 to 35 percent of their salaries to electricity bills.

Considering the monthly income of Saudi Citizen and expatriates of middle class, which is ten times more than residents at home or other south Asian countries the bill is doesn’t much irritating for them. In Saudi Arabia the basic rate of 0.05 KWH(500 Watt) charged on 0.70 halalas.

1000 Watt equal to 1 kwh

Electricity Tariff Rates in Saudi Arabia

Consumption Residential Commercial Agricultural  Health Sector Govt Business
 Kilowatt-hour  (halalah)  (halalah)    (halalah) (halalah)  (halalah)  (halalah)
1 – 2000 5 16 10 12 32 18
2001 – 4000 10 16 10 12 18
4001 – 6000 20 24 12 12 18
6001 – 8000 30 24 12 12 18
More than 8000 30 30 16 12 18


Fixed Charges

Capacity of breaker (Ampere) Bill Preparation Fee (SR)
20  ≤ breaker capacity < 100 10
100 ≤ breaker capacity < 200 15
200 ≤ breaker capacity < 300 21
300 ≤ breaker capacity < 400 22
More than 400 30