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Plug Type G

Used in: UK, Ireland, Cyprus, Malta, Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong (see complete list of countries on the right)


The Type G electrical plug has three rectangular blades in a triangular pattern and has an incorporated fuse (usually a 3 amps fuse for smaller appliances such as a computer and a 13 amps one for heavy duty appliances such as heaters). British sockets have shutters on the live and neutral contacts so that foreign objects can’t be introduced into them.

Locations using Plug Type G

Bahrain230V50HzG
Bangladesh220V50HzC, D, G, K
Belize 110V 220V 60HzA, B, G
Bhutan230V50HzC, D, F, G, M
Botswana230V50HzD, G, M
Brunei Darussalam240V50HzG
Cambodia230V50HzA, C, G
Cyprus240V50HzG
Dominica230V50HzD, G
Falkland Islands (Malvinas)240V50HzG
Gambia230V50HzG
Ghana230V50HzD, G
Gibraltar240V50HzC, G
Grenada230V50HzG
Guyana240V60HzA, B, D, G
Hong Kong220V50HzG, D
Iraq230V50HzC, D, G
Ireland230V50HzG
Isle of Man240V50HzC, G
Jordan230V50HzB, C, D, F, G, J
Kenya240V50HzG
Kuwait240V50HzC, G
Lebanon220V50HzA, B, C, D, G
Macau220V50HzD, M, G, F
Malawi230V50HzG
Malaysia240V 50HzA, C, G, M
Maldives230V50HzA, C, D, G, J, K, L
Malta230V50HzG
Mauritius230V50HzC, G
Myanmar230V50HzC, D, F, G
Nigeria230V50HzD, G
Oman240V50HzC, G
Pakistan230V50HzC, D, G, M
Qatar240V50HzD, G
Saint Kitts and Nevis230V60HzA, B, D, G
Saint Lucia240V50HzG
SaintVincent and the Grenadines230V50HzA, C, E, G, I, K
Saudi Arabia 127V 220V60HzA, B, F, G
Seychelles240V50HzG
Sierra Leone230V50HzD, G
Singapore230V50HzC, G, M
Solomon Islands220V50HzI, G
Sri Lanka230V50HzD, M, G
Tanzania230V50HzD, G
Uganda240V50HzG
United Arab Emirates220V50HzC, D, G
United Kingdom230V 50HzG
Vanuatu220V50HzC, G, I
Yemen230V50HzA, D, G
Zambia230V50HzC, D, G
Zimbabwe220V50HzD, G