Power plugs and outlets used in Madagascar


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



Electricity in Madagascar

In Madagascar they use the following plug and outlet types:

  • Type C
  • Type E
The voltage is 220V and the standard frequency is 50Hz.


Power plugs and outlets Madagascar

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

Madagascar power plug outlet type C Madagascar power plug outlet type E

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

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Voltage and frequency used in Madagascar

All sockets in Madagascar provide a standard voltage of 220V with a frequency of 50Hz.

You can use all your equipment in Madagascar 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 Madagascar is 50Hz. If this frequency is different than the frequency in your home country we do not recommend to use your electronic equipment in Madagascar. But if the voltage is the same (220V) 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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