Change of Name (CON) - Change of Tenancy (COT) - Reconnection
If you are moving into new premises, whether it’s a rental or as a new owner, you will need to change the electricity and water bill to your name.
This transaction will activate the electricity and water services to your new premises and enable you to receive monthly bills and SMS/emailnotifications.
Step 1 : Collect the Application
The customer should collect an application from EWA Customer Services Centre or
Download it here.
Step 2 : Submit your request
Submit the completed application form with the required attachments. Mandatory required attachments are:
- Original valid ID card
- If tenant: lease agreement
- If new owner: ownership deed or any official ownership document
- Valid bank account number (IBAN) for monthly direct debit
- For other requirements click the link below
Step 3 : Account Security Deposit Payment (applicable for all customers except Bahraini owners)
Pay the security deposit at the payment counter and collect the security deposit bond.
Depending on the electricity meter or water connection size (the larger) the deposit amount will differ:
|Single Phase||BD 100||12mm / ½ inch||BD 100|
|Three Phase||BD 300||15mm / 1 inch||BD 500|
|C.T.||BD 1000||50mm / 2 inch||BD 1000|
|ACB (800 A)||BD 5000||100mm / 4 inch||BD 5000|
|ACB (16000 A) and Above||BD 10000||150mm / 6 inch||BD 10000|
Estimated Delivery Duration:
In case of reconnection, the service is activated within 24hrs of registration and payment of security deposit.
Forms and documents
Electricity, Water, Municipal Rates Agreement & General Services Request
For more information about this service, view the
frequently asked questions.