BILL PAYMENT THROUGH M-PESA
Tanzania Electric Supply Company Ltd (TANESCO) has introduced a new service to its customers with LUKU meters. The service is called M-PESA LUKU Recharge.
ADVANTAGES OF USING M-PESA LUKU RECHARGE
- The service is available throughout the country
- It is a simple service available at any time
- You don’t need to line-up to get the service
- You will save the cost for transport to go to the vendors
- The service has no cost (it is free of charge)
- You can recharge for your friends and relatives staying away from you.
- You need to be VODACOM subscriber
- Register for M-PESA account at any VODACOM branch
- Dial *150# and select “Pay Bill” then,
- Enter the Business number (100300)
- Enter the reference number (this is 11 digit LUKU meter number)
- Enter the value
- Customer would receive confirmation SMS from M-PESA (Example) “4VP847 confirmed. Tsh. 5,000 sent to TANESCO for account 04088162402 on 17/07/09 at 1.34PM, New M-PESA balance is Ths. 20,000”
- You will receive SMS to confirm your transaction which will show Meter Number, Receipts, Unit Purchased, Cost Used and Token Numbers which you will enter into your LUKU meter.
THE SERVICE IS FOR CUSTOMERS WITH KEY PADED LUKU METERS.
CUSTOMER MUST CALL TANESCO HOTLINE NUMBER 00222133330 IN CASE OF ANY PROBLEM.