Joburg’s ‘unreasonable’ tariff hike will hit pockets hard, warn experts

The proposed increases will force the people who use the least amount of electricity to pay more

11 April 2021 - 17:58 By belinda pheto

Experts believe the City of Joburg’s proposed tariff increases for 2021/22 are unreasonable given the economic climate.

On March 24, draft tariffs were tabled during a council meeting. They are now open for comment till May 3 and will come into effect in July, when the city’s new financial year kicks in...

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