SESCO Tax Invoice

GOODS & SERVICES TAX

  • In compliance with the Goods & Services Tax (GST) Act 2014, effective from 1st April 2015, GST will be imposed on all electricity consumptions and other related charges.

 

TAX INVOICE

  • Electricity bill is now called “Tax Invoice”.
  • Details of transaction will be shown in the invoice including GST charges.

 

ZERO RATED GST

Domestic Tariff
Zero rated GST for first 300kWh of consumption.
Number of billing days must be at least 28 days.

Commercial/Industrial Tariff
Zero rated GST is not applicable.

 

PRORATION DURING GST ROLLOVER

  • GST will not be imposed on electricity consumption before 1st April 2015. Any consumption after 1st April 2015 will be subjected to standard rated GST.

 

CHANGE OF NAME

  • In order for commercial customers to claim GST input tax credit, it is important that your tax invoice is issued under the correct name.
  • Change of name can be arranged at any SESCO Customer Service Centre.

 

 


GST FAQs

Goods & Service Tax (GST) is imposed on taxable supply of goods and services made in Malaysia, except those which are specifically zero-rated or exempted. The standard rate imposed is currently at 6%.

GST will be implemented starting from 1st April 2015.

GST will be imposed at the standard rate of 6% to electricity bill for all commercial and industrial customers.

For domestic customers, only the first 300 units, for a minimum period of 28 days per billing cycle will be zero-rated (0%). Any consumption after the first 300 units will be subject to 6% GST.

Tax invoice is your electricity bill. In the GST regime, all invoices issued by a GST registered person (for example SESCO) are known as “Tax Invoice” where it details all the transactions that are subject to GST and the computation of GST. It is the obligation of our customers to make full payment based on the Tax Invoice, including GST. Tax Invoice also serves as a document for our customers, who are also GST registered person, to claim the GST as input tax credit.

No, our tariff still remains the same.

Charges that are not subject to GST are, but not limited to late payment charges, late payment surcharge, collateral deposit, and stamp duty. This will be clearly indicated on your tax invoice.

All customers including non-Malaysian customers are subject to GST, unless the electricity supply is zero-rated or exempted.

Information on GST can be obtained from Sarawak Energy Berhad website at www.sarawakenergy.com.my and Malaysian Custom’s website at www.gst.customs.gov.my.

Alternatively, you can contact us at 1300 88 3111 or email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information.

Only electricity supply consumed after 1st April 2015 will be subject to GST. Any electricity supply consumed before 1st April will not subject to GST. Your April 2015 bill will be prorated, to determine your consumption in March 2015 and April 2015.

In order to claim GST input tax credit, your tax invoice (electricity bill) must be issued under your business registered name. You can do change of name of your electricity account at any of our SESCO Customer Service Counter.

 


SOALAN LAZIM

Cukai Barang & Perkhidmatan (GST) adalah cukai yang dikenakan ke atas barang dan perkhidmatan yang dibuat di Malaysia, kecuali untuk barang dan perkhidmatan yang tertentu dimana ianya adalah berkadar sifar atau diberi pengecualian. Kadar standard yang dikenakan adalah 6%.

GST dilaksanakan mulai 1 April 2015.

GST dicaj pada kadar standard 6% kepada bil elektrik untuk semua pelanggan komersil dan perindustrian.

Bagi pelanggan domestik, caj 6% GST hanya akan dikenakan pada penggunaan yang melebihi 300 unit yang pertama. Tempoh pengebilan mestilah memenuhi kitaran tempoh sekurang-kurangnya 28 hari.

Invois cukai adalah bil elektrik anda. Dalam pengertian GST, semua bil yang dikeluarkan oleh syarikat yang telah berdaftar untuk GST (contohnya SESCO) adalah dikenali sebagai "Invois Cukai", invois ini akan menyenaraikan semua transaksi secara terperinci untuk yang tertakluk kepada GST dan pengiraan GST. Para pelanggan wajib untuk membuat bayaran penuh berdasarkan invois cukai, termasuk GST. Invois Cukai juga berfungsi sebagai dokumen untuk pelanggan kami yang berdaftar dengan GST, untuk membuat tuntutan GST sebagai kredit cukai input.

Tiada perubahan, kadar tarif kami masih sama.

Caj yang tidak tertakluk kepada GST adalah, tetapi tidak terhad kepada; caj bayaran lewat, surcaj bayaran lewat, deposit cagaran dan duti setem. Ini akan disenaraikan secara terperinci pada invois cukai anda.

Semua pelanggan termasuk pelanggan bukan rakyat Malaysia adalah tertakluk kepada GST, kecuali jika bekalan elektrik adalah berkadar sifar atau diberikan pengecualian.

Maklumat lanjut tentang GST boleh diperolehi dari laman web Sarawak Energy Berhad www.sarawakenergy.com.my dan laman web Jabatan Kastam DiRaja Malaysia www.gst.customs.gov.my.

Sebagai alternatif, anda juga boleh menghubungi Pusat Khidmat Pelanggan kami di 1300 88 3111 atau e-mel kepada This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

Hanya penggunaan elektrik selepas 1 April 2015 akan dikenakan GST. Mana-mana bekalan elektrik yang digunakan sebelum 1 April tidak akan tertakluk kepada GST. Bil bulan April 2015 anda akan dikira secara pro rata untuk menentukan kadar penggunaan pada bulan Mac 2015 dan April 2015.

Untuk tuntutan kredit cukai input GST, invois cukai (bil elektrik) anda perlu dikeluarkan atas nama pendaftaran perniagaan anda. Anda boleh membuat pertukaran nama akaun elektrik anda di mana-mana Kaunter Khidmat Pelanggan SESCO.