Power plugs and outlets used in Bolivia


Are you visiting Bolivia and you need to know if you need any adapter or converter for the power plugs and power outlets used in Bolivia? Please select from which country you are to see if you need any adapters and/or converters in Bolivia.



Electricity in Bolivia

In Bolivia they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type A
  • Type C
The voltage is 230V and the standard frequency is 50Hz.


Power plugs and outlets Bolivia

The outlets and plugs used in Bolivia are A, C.. You can take a look at the pictures below to see how each plug and socket type looks.

Bolivia power plug outlet type A Bolivia power plug outlet type C

Are the power plugs and sockets different from your home country? Click on the link below for a universal power plug adapter for Bolivia.

Click for Bolivia power plug adapter

Voltage and frequency used in Bolivia

All sockets in Bolivia provide a standard voltage of 230V with a frequency of 50Hz.

You can use all your equipment in Bolivia if the standard voltage in your own country is between 100V-240V. This is mostly the case in Europe, Australia, United Kingdom and most countries in Africa and Asia.

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The standard frequency in Bolivia is 50Hz. If this frequency is different than the frequency in your home country we do not recommend to use your electronic equipment in Bolivia. But if the voltage is the same (230V) it is possible to use your equipment for a short time (AT YOUR OWN RISK). This especially applies to any moving, rotating or time related appliances.

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