DECISION ON ELECTRICITY PRICES

THE SOCIALIST REPUBLIC OF VIETNAM

Independence - Freedom - Happiness
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Hanoi, November 30, 2017

No. 4495/QD-BCT

DECISION

ON ELECTRICITY PRICES

THE MINISTER OF INDUSTRY AND TRADE

Pursuant to the Government’s Decree No. 98/2017/ND-CP dated August 18, 2017 on functions, tasks, rights and organizational structure of the Ministry of Industry and Trade;

Pursuant to the Law on Electricity dated December 03, 2004 and the Law on amendments to a number of articles of the Law on Electricity dated November 20, 2012;

Pursuant to the Government’s Decree No. 137/2013/ND-CP dated October 21,2013 elaborating a number of articles of the Law on Electricity and the Law on amendments to a number of articles of the Law on Electricity;

Pursuant to the Prime Minister’s Decision No. 24/2017/QD-TTg dated June 30, 2017 on mechanism for adjustment of average retail electricity price;

Pursuant to the Prime Minister’s Decision No.28/2014/QD-TTg dated April 07, 2014 on structure of electricity retail tariff;

Pursuant to the Circular No. 16/2014/Circular-BCT dated May 29, 2014 of the Ministry of Industry and Trade on application of electricity price;

At the request of the General Director of the Electricity Regulatory Authority,

 

DECIDES:

Article 1. The retail electricity prices and electricity prices provided in the Appendix enclosed herewith are applied to groups of electricity users and electricity retailers respectively. Electricity price provided in the Appendix enclosed herewith is exclusive of value added tax (VAT).

Article 2. Average retail electricity price is VND 1,720.65 per kWh (exclusive of VAT).

Article 3. The electricity price is applied from December 01, 2017.

Article 4. The Chief of the Ministry Office, Director General of the Electricity Regulatory Authority, Director General of Vietnam Electricity and relevant organizations and individuals are responsible for the implementation of this Decision./.

PP. THE MINISTER
DEPUTY MINISTER

 

Hoang Quoc Vuong

APPENDIX

 

ELECTRICITY PRICES
(Enclosed with the Decision No. 4495/QD-BCT dated November 30, 2017 of the Ministry of Industry and Trade)

 

No.

Groups of customers

Electricity price (VND/kWh)

1

Retail electricity prices for production

 

1.1

Voltage of 110 kV or higher

 

 

a) Normal hours

1,434

 

b) Off-peak hours

884

 

c) Peak hours

2,570

1.2

Voltage from 22 kV to less than 110 kV

 

 

a) Normal hours

1,452

 

b) Off-peak hours

918

 

c) Peak hours

2,673

1.3

Voltage from 6 kV to less than 22 kV

 

 

a) Normal hours

1,503

 

b) Off-peak hours

953

 

c) Peak hours

2,759

1.4

Voltage of less than 6 kV

 

 

a) Normal hours

1,572

 

b) Off-peak hours

1,004

 

c) Peak hours

2,862

2

Retail electricity prices for public sector

 

2.1

Hospitals, nursery schools, kindergartens, schools

 

2.1.1

Voltage of 6 kV or higher

1,531

2.1.2

Voltage of less than 6 kV

1,635

2.2

Public lighting; public sector entities

 

2.2.1

Voltage of 6 kV or higher

1,686

2.2.2

Voltage of less than 6 kV

1,755

3

Retail electricity prices for business

 

3.1

Voltage of 22 kV or higher

 

 

a) Normal hours

2,254

 

b) Off-peak hours

1,256

 

c) Peak hours

3,923

3.2

Voltage from 6 kV to less than 22 kV

 

 

a) Normal hours

2,426

 

b) Off-peak hours

1,428

 

c) Peak hours

4,061

3.3

Voltage of less than 6 kV

 

 

a) Normal hours

2,461

 

b) Off-peak hours

1,497

 

c) Peak hours

4,233

4

Retail electricity prices for domestic use

 

4.1

Retail electricity prices for domestic use

 

 

Level 1: 0 – 50 kWh

1,549

 

Level 2: 51 – 100 kWh

1,600

 

Level 3: 101 – 200 kWh

1,858

 

Level 4: 201 – 300 kWh

2,340

 

Level 5: 301 – 400 kWh

2,615

 

Level 6: 401 kWh or higher

2,701

4.2

Retail electricity prices for prepayment meters

2,271

5

Wholesale electricity price in rural areas

 

5.1

Wholesale electricity prices for domestic use

 

 

Level 1: 0 – 50 kWh

1,285

 

Level 2: 51 – 100 kWh

1,336

 

Level 3: 101 – 200 kWh

1,450

 

Level 4: 201 – 300 kWh

1,797

 

Level 5: 301 – 400 kWh

2,035

 

Level 6: 401 kWh or higher

2,120

5.2

Wholesale electricity prices for other purposes

1,368

6

Wholesale electricity prices for collective living quarters, residential areas

 

6.1

Districts

 

6.1,1

Wholesale electricity prices for domestic use

 

6.1,1,1

Substation invested in by the seller

 

 

Level 1: 0 – 50 kWh

1,443

 

Level 2: 51 – 100 kWh

1,494

 

Level 3: 101 – 200 kWh

1,690

 

Level 4: 201 – 300 kWh

2,139

 

Level 5: 301 – 400 kWh

2,414

 

Level 6: 401 kWh or higher

2,495

6.1,1,2

Substation invested in by the buyer

 

 

Level 1: 0 – 50 kWh

1,421

 

Level 2: 51 – 100 kWh

1,472

 

Level 3: 101 – 200 kWh

1,639

 

Level 4: 201 – 300 kWh

2,072

 

Level 5: 301 – 400 kWh

2,330

 

Level 6: 401 kWh or higher

2,437

6.1,2

Wholesale electricity prices for other purposes

1,380

6.2

Communes

 

6.2,1

Wholesale electricity prices for domestic use

 

6.2,1,1

Substation invested in by electricity seller

 

 

Level 1: 0 – 50 kWh

1,391

 

Level 2: 51 – 100 kWh

1,442

 

Level 3: 101 – 200 kWh

1,601

 

Level 4: 201 – 300 kWh

2,027

 

Level 5: 301 – 400 kWh

2,280

 

Level 6: 401 kWh or higher

2,357

6.2,1,2

Substation invested in by the buyer

 

 

Level 1: 0 – 50 kWh

1,369

 

Level 2: 51 – 100 kWh

1,420

 

Level 3: 101 – 200 kWh

1,564

 

Level 4: 201 – 300 kWh

1,939

 

Level 5: 301 – 400 kWh

2,197

 

Level 6: 401 kWh or higher

2,271

6.2,2

Wholesale electricity prices for other purposes

1,380

7

Wholesale electricity prices for commercial – service – domestic complexes

 

7.1

Wholesale electricity prices for domestic use

 

 

Level 1: 0 – 50 kWh

1,518

 

Level 2: 51 – 100 kWh

1,568

 

Level 3: 101 – 200 kWh

1,821

 

Level 4: 201 – 300 kWh

2,293

 

Level 5: 301 – 400 kWh

2,563

 

Level 6: 401 kWh or higher

2,647

7.2

Wholesale electricity prices for other purposes

 

 

a) Normal hours

2,328

 

b) Off-peak hours

1,416

 

c) Peak hours

4,004

8

Wholesale electricity prices for industrial zones

 

8.1

Wholesale electricity prices at 110 kV bus bar of 110kV/35-22-10-6kV substation

 

8.1.1

Total installed capacity of transformers of substation is greater than 100 MVA

 

 

a) Normal hours

1,380

 

b) Off-peak hours

860

 

c) Peak hours

2,515

8.1.2

Total installed capacity of transformers of substation is from 50 MVA to 100 MVA

 

 

a) Normal hours

1,374

 

b) Off-peak hours

833

 

c) Peak hours

2,503

8.1.3

Total installed capacity of transformers of substation is less than 50 MVA

 

 

a) Normal hours

1,367

 

b) Off-peak hours

830

 

c) Peak hours

2,487

8.2

Wholesale electricity prices at medium-voltage bus bar of 110kV/35-22-10-6kV substation

 

8.2.1

Voltage from 22 kV to less than 110 kV

 

 

a) Normal hours

1,424

 

b) Off-peak hours

901

 

c) Peak hours

2,621

8.2.2

Voltage from 6 kV to less than 22 kV

 

 

a) Normal hours

1,474

 

b) Off-peak hours

934

 

c) Peak hours

2,705

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