There was a need for a regulatory authority in the country for Electricity Bill matters. Therefore, the govt of Pakistan took the decision to set up an institution that will control all the matters of electricity. So, NEPRA came into being for this purpose. It is responsible for issuing the licenses to the electric generating companies.
Foundation of NEPRA
Govt of Pakistan passed a resolution in 1997. The resolution got majority votes from the parliament. So, NEPRA came into existence and became operational on Dec. 16, 1997. Resultantly, since its formation, it is performing all the functions relating to electricity matters.
Composition of NEPRA
The govt of Pakistan appoints the highest authorities. It consists of one chief executive and four members from all the provisions of Pakistan. Thus, the Federal govt appoints the chief executive. Not only this but, the remaining four members represent their provisional govt. All these members take all the decisions of electricity affairs. There is also a vice-chairman among the members. This vice-chairman changes on rotation after a specific period. It is so to give chance to all the members.
List of Electric Supplying Companies
The whole electric supply chain is in the hands of a few companies. Therefore, NEPRA has issued licenses to these electric supplying companies. So, it is the responsibility of the institution to check the performance of these companies. The list of the companies is given below;
- FESCO (Faislabad Electric Supply Company)
- GEPCO (Gujranwala Electric Power Company)
- HESCO (Hyderabad Electric Supply Company)
- SEPCO (Sukkur Electric Power Company)
- IESCO (Islamabad Electric Supply Company)
- KE (Karachi Electricity)
- LESCO (Lahore Electric Supply Company)
- MEPCO (Multan Electric Power Company)
- PESCO (Peshawar Electric Supply Company)
- QESCO (Quetta Electric Supply Company)
- TESCO (Tribal Electric Supply Company)
Brief Introduction of Electric Supplying Companies
There are some companies that generate electricity in Pakistan. A brief introduction of these companies is given below.
Fesco is responsible for the supply of electricity bill in Faisalabad and the related areas. This company has a wide area to serve. In addition to this, there are many districts that come under its jurisdiction. For instance, Faisalabad, Sargodha, Mianwali, Khushab, Jhang, Bhakkar, Toba Tek Singh, and Chiniot districts. Fesco was established in 1998. Resultantly, from its first day till now it is serving people with excellence.
If you are living in an area that comes under Fesco control and you have any issue, query, or problem related to the electricity matters. You can contact the sub-division office. Furthermore, you can file your issue online on the website.
Check Fesco online bill using your 14 digits reference number from here;
Gepco is responsible for the supply of electricity in Gujranwala and the related districts as well. It came into being in December 1998. So, NEPRA regulates and oversees the working of Gepco. It has many districts to serve, these districts include Gujranwala, Hafizabad, Sialkot, Narowal, Gujrat, and Mandi Bahauddin.
Gepco takes care of all the matters relating to electricity like installing new connections, electric breakdown, and electric complaints. You can check the online electricity bill from here with the help of 14 digits reference number. In addition to this, you can download a duplicate bill from here.
Hesco stands for Hyderabad Electricity Supply Company. It has five circles and every circle has a different number of districts. Resultantly, The jurisdiction of Hesco is very large and it is serving with high customer satisfaction. It oversees all the matters relating to electricity. Here is the detail of all the circles, districts, and sub-divisions.
If you want to check your Hesco online electric bill you can check from here using 14 digits reference number.
Sepco means Sukkur Electric Power Company and it is a newly established company. It was operational on 26.07.2010. It has 3 circles (Larkana, Sukkur, and Daddu) to serve. So, these three circles include different districts like Sukkur, Khairpur, Kahsmore, Ghotki, Larkana, Shahdadkot, Jamshoro, Some areas of Rahimyar Khan District, Daddu, and Some territories in Shaheed Benazirabad District.
In addition to this, the responsibility of Sepco in these areas is to maintain an uninterrupted electric supply. Furthermore, it resolves the issues people have about the service. So, if you are living in its jurisdiction you can check your online bill from here with the help of 14 digits reference number.
People living in Islamabad and the related areas are served by IESCO. IESCO means Islamabad Electric Supply Company. Well, it has five circles under its control. Furthermore, the circles include Islamabad Circle, Attock Circle, Rawalpindi Circle, Chakwal Circle, and Jehlum Circle. There are many districts and sub-divisions in these circles. It was established in 1997 and from its first day till now it is providing the best services to its consumers.
So, if you are in the territory of IESCO you can check your Fesco online electricity bill with 14 digits reference number from here. In addition, you can download a duplicate bill as well.
Karachi electricity supply company is serving the whole district and the related areas as well. It has a 6500 square kilometers area under its control. Furthermore, 2.5 million people are its consumers. It is working since 1913 before the formation of Pakistan but now it is incorporated under the Companies Act 2017.
Well, if you are living in Karachi and you want to check your online electricity bill. You can check it from here using 14 digits reference number. Not only this but also, you can get a duplicate bill as well.
In Lahore district and some related areas, Lesco is providing the electricity supply. Therefore, it has a wide territory to serve millions of consumers. The jurisdiction of Lesco is given below;
|North Lahore||(It has 5 divisions and 28 sub-divisions)|
|Central Lahore||(It has 5 divisions and 31 sub-divisions)|
|Eastern Lahore||(It has 4 divisions and 23 sub-divisions)|
|Okara district||(It has 4 divisions and 23 sub-divisions)|
|Kasur district||(It has 5 divisions and 30 sub-divisions)|
|South Eastern Lahore||(It has 4 divisions and 26 sub-divisions)|
|Nankana sahib||(It has 4 divisions and 16 sub-divisions)|
Well, if you are in the jurisdiction of Lesco you can check your online electricity bill from here. Enter your 14 digits reference number to check the bill status. Furthermore, you can download duplicate bills.
In the Multan district, Mepco is serving the people with excellence since May 1998. Its jurisdiction comprises thirteen cities. So, there are millions of consumers in these cities. The list of cities is given below;
|Dera Ghazi Khan|
|Rahim Yar Khan|
If you are living in any of these cities, and you want to check your online bill. You can easily check from here by just entering 14 digits reference number.
Pesco is covering the whole province of KPK. It is serving more than 3.2 million people in the province. It is responsible for the supply of power in the whole province. Pesco has 8 circles stated below;
- Bannu circle
- Hazara-1 circle
- Hazara-2 circle
- Mardan circle
- Khyber circle
- Peshawar circle
- Swat circle, and
- Swabi circle
These circles have many districts and sub-divisions. If you are living in its jurisdiction you can check Pesco’s online bill from here. Enter your 14 digits reference number to check the bill status.
In the area of Quetta and the related areas, Qesco is supplying electricity. It was established in 1998. It is serving in many districts. the consumers of Qesco are millions. The jurisdiction is very wide the detail of its jurisdiction is given below;
- Districts of awaran
- Chaghi Deraa Bugatti
- Naseer Abad
- jhal magsi
- Mustang, Sibi
- Qila Saifullah
- Qilla Abdullah
So, if you are living in any of these cities, you are in Qesco jurisdiction. If you want to check the Electricity Bill status enter 14 digits reference number here. Furthermore, you can get a duplicate bill as well.
There are tribal areas in Pakistan. TESCO stands for Tribal Electric Supply Company and it is responsible for the power supply in these areas. The following areas fall under the jurisdiction of TESCO.
- Bajur Agency
- Miran Shah
- Lower Dir
- Mir Ali Mirali
- Landi Kotal
So, if you are in any of these areas you are in TESCO’s jurisdiction. If you want to check your online Electricity Bill you can check from here. Enter your 14 digits reference number and you can get a duplicate copy of your bill as well.