Cocos (Keeling) Islands

Are you planning to visit the Cocos (Keeling) Islands? Check if you need a power plug adapter or voltage converter for the power sockets (outlets) used on the Cocos (Keeling) Islands.

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Power plug adapter needed on the Cocos (Keeling) Islands?

On the Cocos (Keeling) Islands the power sockets are of type I. The standard voltage is 240 V and the standard frequency is 50 Hz.

  • You need a power plug adapter on the Cocos (Keeling) Islands, when living in Sweden.

Below you find pictures of the applied power sockets and corresponding plugs. And we provide more information about the voltage and frequency.

Which power plugs and sockets on the Cocos (Keeling) Islands?

On the Cocos (Keeling) Islands the power sockets are of type I. Check out the following pictures. When living in Sweden you will need a power plug adapter for sockets type I.

  • Your appliances with plug C don't fit socket I.
  • Your appliances with plug F don't fit socket I.

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We don't sell power plug adapters. We refer you to Amazon, where you will find a great selection of travel adapters.

You can also check the map to see the use of different plugs and sockets in the world.

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What voltage and frequency on the Cocos (Keeling) Islands?

On the Cocos (Keeling) Islands the standard voltage is 240 V and the frequency is 50 Hz. You can use your electric appliances on the Cocos (Keeling) Islands, because the standard voltage (240 V) is (more or less) the same as in Sweden (230 V). Manufacturers take these small deviations into account.

To be sure, check the label on the appliance. Some appliances never need a converter. If the label states 'INPUT: 100-240V, 50/60 Hz' the appliance can be used in all countries in the world. This is common for chargers of tablets/laptops, photo cameras, cell phones, toothbrushes, etc.

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