What is the PSO levy and how much is it?

The PSO (Public Service Obligation) is mandated by the Irish Government and approved by the European Commission. It supports the generation of electricity from sustainable, renewable and indigenous sources.

The levy is calculated and certified annually by the CRU (Commission for Regulation of Utilities) in line with relevant legislation. All energy suppliers are required to collect this levy from customers through bills.

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What are the existing PSO levy rates?

On 1st October 2018, the PSO levy decreased from €7.69 per month to €3.48 Ex. VAT.

You will see the PSO Levy on your bill as €6.96 (€3.48 x 2 on a typical 2 month bill).

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