BPDB New Connection Online

BPDB New Connection Online: How To Apply For BPDB New Connection

Bangladesh Power Development Board (BPDB) started its journey on 1st May in 1972 to get at electricity to the urban people of Bangladesh and contribute to economic, social, and human development.

BPDB has taken a master plan to expand its capacity to 24000 MW in the next five years. If you want your home electricity connection provided by BPDB, this article is for you. All details regarding your new connection will be covered in this article. Continue reading to the next.

Know Before Applying For BPDB New Connection

BPDB has six subsidiaries. They are Ashuganj Power Station Company Ltd. (APSCL), Electricity Generation Company of Bangladesh (EGCB), northwest Power Generation Company Ltd. (NWPGCL), Power Grid Company of Bangladesh Ltd. (PGCB), Northern Electricity Supply Company Ltd. (NESCO), West Zone Power Distribution Company Ltd. (WZPDCL). Ministry of Power, Energy, and Mineral Resources have preserved all rights on the company by prevailing law.

There are four distribution Zones of BPDB: Chittagong, Comilla, Sylhet, and Mymensingh, with a total length of 34,827 kilometers comprising of 33 kV, 11 kV, and 11/0.4 KV lines. BPDB allot its connection both residential and commercial. Commercial connection is also expensive than residential connection. Now it has 26,53,946 (on January 2021) members around the urban areas.

Types Of BPDB Connection

There are many types of BPDB connections. Like Residential connection, Commercial connection, Industrial connection, Irrigational connection, Office connection, Road Side/Charging connection, etc. Industrial companies need a continuous supply of power the whole day and night long. Otherwise, the company will befall losses. So, it is very critical to supply continuous electricity 24 hours long. For this reason, industrial/organizational connection is costlier than residential/personal connection.

Residential Connection

In urban areas of Bangladesh, many people are dwelling in houses, and they needed electricity. BPDB is consumed to supply residential electricity in the entire area of urban society in Bangladesh.

Industrial/Organization Connection

Many numbers of industries and organizations (also include govt. organizations) are in the urban areas. It needs a continuous connection of electricity for producing its product or any other commercial work.

BPDB also contributes to increasing national development for the country by supplying the electric power of the Industrial/Organizational sector. So, it is very important to know how to get connections from the BPDB to industry or organization.

BPDB New Connection Online Apply Process

If you want to get a new residential or commercial connection, you should maintain some policies of BPDB’s rules. Now this time on the internet, you can apply to the authority of BPDB for a new connection. How can you get both residential or commercial connections? All of the details are given below.

If you dwell in the range of BPDB’s area (Southern Chittagong, Comilla, Mymensingh, Sylhet), you can apply for the new connection to the authority. At first, you visit BPDB’s official website (www.bpdb.gov.bd) with any internet browser, then you show the home page of this website. Then you go to the Delivery option.

Now you can see some sub-option. You select the option which areas connection you want to need. After confirming the option, you see a new page. You click the new connection option, which is under the distribution area. Then you see the terms and conditions of the new connection. Scroll down and click on the apply option.

Then you get an application form. You should fill up this application form step by step. PERSONAL INFO, MAILING ADDRESS, CONNECTIN ADDRESS, DESCRIPTION forms are filled up with their required documents.

Needed Information For BPDB New Connection

Here is the information you have to provide for BPDB New connection at your home or your industry. Read them carefully.

  • Personal Information: Name, Spouse Name, Father’s Name, Mother’s Name, Date of Birth, Gender, Nationality, National ID, and an applicant photo max size is 150 KB.
  • Mailing Address: House/Plot/Dag No, LANE/Road No, Section, Block, District, Post Code, Thana, E-mail, Telephone/Mobile number.
  • Connection Address: House/Plot/Dag No, LANE/Road No, Section, Block, District, Post Code, Thana, E-mail, Telephone, Mobile, Area, Division.
  • Description: House/Plot/Dag No, LANE/Road No, Section, Block, District, Post Code, Thana, E-mail, Telephone, Mobile, Area, Division.

Note: Applicant signature photo, Applicant photo, a deed of lands ledger photo are ready on your desktop before apply and ensure whole this photo’s maximum size is sustained at 150kb.

BPDB New Meter Connection Cost

Online BPDB’s new meter connection process is very easy and simple. After consequently getting application confirmation SMS, survey confirmation SMS, survey schedule SMS, connection payment confirmation SMS, the applicant can pay their bill.

The applicant will need a total of 1500 TK for a new connection. Commercial needs up to 1500 TK per connection. Applicants can pay their bills on bank draft or online mobile banking. I recommend mobile banking.

If you face any problem while applying for BPDB new connection online, please let us; we will try to help you and fix your problem as soon as possible. Remember, without issues, we never misuse our electric power. Thank you.


About the Author: Mehedi Hasan

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