Power plugs and sockets needed when traveling from Cameroon to Australia


Are you from Cameroon and visiting Australia? You might want to know if you need a power plug adapter or power converter when traveling from Cameroon to Australia? Check below to see if you need any adapter or converter and which power plugs and power sockets are used in Australia compared to Cameroon.


You need a power plug adapter!
No voltage converter needed
Always check the specifications on your power plugs or devices, if it says 100V-240V and 50Hz-60Hz (usually the case with small electronic devices like phones and tablets) you do not need a voltage converter, just a power plug adapter if stated above.

Electricity in Cameroon and Australia

Cameroon

In Cameroon they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C
  • Type E

The voltage is 220V and the standard frequency is 50Hz.

Australia

In Australia they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type I

The voltage is 230V and the standard frequency is 50Hz.


Power plugs and sockets in Cameroon and Australia

The power plug types in Cameroon (Type C, Type E) and Australia (Type I) are NOT the same. You do need an additional power plug adapter when you are traveling. We advise you to buy a world universal travel power plug adapter. Find the perfect adapter with the link below.

Click here for a universal world power plug adapter

Power plug and socket types in Cameroon Power plug and socket types in Australia
Type C, Type E Type I
Cameroon power plug outlet type C
Cameroon power plug outlet type E
Australia power plug outlet type I

Voltage and frequency used in Cameroon and Australia

The voltage in Cameroon (220V/50Hz) and Australia (230V/50Hz) is the same (or in acceptable range). You do not need an additional voltage converter when you are traveling.

Always check the specifications on your power plugs or devices, if it says 100V-240V and 50Hz-60Hz (usually the case with small electronic devices like phones and tablets) you do not need a voltage converter, just a power plug adapter if stated above.
Voltage converter / Power plug adapter combo

Cameroon Australia
Voltage 220V 230V
Frequency 50Hz 50Hz