Which plug adaptor do I need when travelling from Australia to Kenya?

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The table below summarises the plug types, voltage and frequency of electrical current in both Australia and Kenya.

Plug TypesIG
Frequency of electrical current50Hz50Hz

Plug Adaptors

Australia uses Plug Type I.

Your Appliance has Plug Type I

You will need this adaptor:

Socket Type I
to Plug Type G



The voltages found in Australia (230V) and Kenya (240V) are not exactly the same, but the difference is tolerable, so you should not need a transformer.

Good to know

Frequency of Electrical Current

The frequency found in Australia and Kenya is exactly the same (50Hz). Timing devices and appliances that use motors will function as expected under this frequency.

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