Power plugs and sockets 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 sockets 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 sockets types:

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


Power plugs and sockets Madagascar

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

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 of Africa and Asia.



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 (220Hz) it is possible to use your equipment for a short time (AT YOUR OWN RISK). This specially applies on any moving, rotating or time related appliances.

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