The Cabinet of Ministers has reduced the price of gas for household customers of the supplier of last resort (SoLR, NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine) to UAH 7.96 per cubic meter (including VAT) in October-November 2021.
According to Ukrinform, this is said in the government’s resolution, No.1102, as of October 25.
"... for household customers, the supply of natural gas from October 1 to November 30, 2021 is carried out by the supplier of last resort at a price not exceeding UAH 7.96 per cubic meter, including value added tax," the annex to the resolution says.
For budget organizations and municipal healthcare institutions that are SoLR customers, natural gas will be supplied at a price not exceeding UAH 16.8 per cubic meter (including VAT).
As reported, Naftogaz of Ukraine previously raised the price of gas for SoLR customers to UAH 16.56 per cubic meter in October.
The supplier of last resort uninterruptedly supplies gas to the customers who have suddenly lost their supplier. As of today, the supplier of last resort serves more than 600,000 Ukrainian households.