** Please note **
The municipalities annual electricity tariff increase have been implemented as of 1 July 2020. NERSA Approved an increase of 6.90% for municipalities.
Please contact your individual municipality for more information on the new rate or visit their web site to view the newly published tariffs should it be available.
Please find this link to stay up to date on the COVID-19 Government web PortalSouth African Government COVID-19 Information
Enter your meter number to see if we support it
To use our system you need to create a Profile with us
This Profile is completely free and is used to buy electricity and keep track of your purchases
We do not charge you extra when you buy through us. Our services are completely freeCreate Profile
As with many services, you need to create a beneficiary with your bank so you can buy prepaid electricity from us.
After creating your Profile you will receive instructions and banking details
After you have added us as a beneficiary you can make payments to us anytime you want
Our system will enable you to buy 24/7 and keep you up to date on whether a municipality is offline
What sets us apart from our competitors is our easy to use 24/7 self-help App and web site!
For those that prefer having a guiding hand and personal touch, our friendly call centre staff are available 7 days a week to assist you with anything you may need.
We specialise in the prepaid electricity environment and can advise you on your sales that were done trough us.
We have the basic information on most of the municipality rates. Unlike other providers that only refer you to the municipality.
No long queues or being on hold for hours. It's very easy to contact our Call Centre via Telephone and Email or WeChat from our web site
To provide you fast and effective service we will need some information to make sure we can deliver your token to the correct meter.
Please take extra care when entering your meter number and selecting your municipality.
It is as easy as that! We have made online vending EASY, SAFE and SECURE. We serve thousands of satisfied customers every day.
Our highly trained support team is ready to assist you in having the best online experience ever! Feel free to contact us on 010 600 0400, email firstname.lastname@example.org or alternatively go to our support page. We are here to serve you
Prepaid electricity and water is fast becoming the preferred method for utilities to collect payment in South Africa. Until very recent you could only buy prepaid electricity/water from your local council and some selected shops. This led to consumer frustration as the product was not freely available. After thorough market research and intensive technology development Electricity.co.za’s online electricity and now also water solution was launched.
We are providing a feature rich online and phone application self help service to our customers, a first for any online prepaid electricity service in the country.
The mission was to make prepaid electricity/water more available to the consumer without the trouble of leaving the comfort of your home. This is an easy to use online prepaid electricity service where you can check to see if you have any outstanding charges on your prepaid Profile and buy prepaid electricity by means of an EFT or deposit to our bank. We support 90% of the municipalities in South Africa.
This online prepaid electricity service is fast, safe and easy to use, CLICK HERE to view our electricity page and try our system for yourself.