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How to Pay PHCN (NEPA) Electricity Bill Online in Nigeria

Yes, you can now pay PHCN (NEPA) electricity bill online in Nigeria using the simple steps explained here. No need to go to PHCN or NEPA office. Pay it online and avoid pay is to a wrong agent.

The Power Holding Company of Nigeria have partnered with various financial institutions and card processors to make electricity bill payment to be easy for their subscribers. With few steps, you can easily pay electricity bill online in Nigeria right at the comfort of your home or office.

There are 5 cardinal things you will need to pay PHCN (NEPA) electricity bill online in Nigeria. This process is for those that are using meters at their homes.

  • (a) Valid Email address
  • (b) Phone Number
  • (c) Smartphone or Computer with internet connections
  • (d) PHCN Customer Account Number or Meter number: To get your PHCN customer number, visit your nearest PHCN office and request for a personal account number for your home. Preferably find it on the top left corner of your PHCN (NEPA) Bill (Just above your name).  
  • ATM Card (Verve, MasterCard or Visa)

See the picture below;

Let’s proceed if you have the five things listed above…


How to Pay PHCN (NEPA) Electricity Bill Online in Nigeria using Quickteller 

Now that you have the requirements needed, let’s proceed to the steps to pay PHCN Bill online.

1. Visit

2. Enter your 12 digit unique PHCN customer account numner

3. Enter your Valid email address

4. Enter your phone number

5. Enter the amount

5. Click “Continue”

You will be redirected to WebPay where you will fill in your ATM card details. Fill in your card details and proceed to pay after authenticating your safe toke (OTP).  You are done.


Notifications after Successful Payment of Electricity Bill Onliine

After successful payment, you will get a debit alert (if you usually receive alert from your bank) indicating that you have paid for your electricity bill online.

For prepaid account holder, you will automatically receive a meter token as SMS on your phone.

For Postpaid customers, your meter will be automatically credited and activated.

You will also receive a payment invoice on your email indicating a successful transaction.

How to Pay PHCN (NEPA) Electricity Bill Online in Nigeria using payelectricitybills

Follow the steps below;

1. Visit payelectricitybills

2. Select Electricity Company example PHEDC

3. Select your Meter Type (i.e post paid token or Postpaid monthly)

4. Enter your Account Number or Meter Number

5. Click the “Continue” Button

6. Confirm your details and click “Continue to Payment”

7. Enter your ATM card details

8. Pay and print Payment Confirmation

You are done.



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  1. The online payment for prepaid meter is not working for me via quick teller, as complain of wrong meter number… can someone help address this especially if this has worked for you…. Presently I want to pay online but the customer account number is eleven digits. Pls abeg help me out thanks.

  2. Paying your Electricity bills online might be the easiest thing you have ever done online because it is very simple and straight forward, all you need is a phone or laptop connected to the internet and follow this steps below
    • Log on to
    • Select Electricity bills and click on the choice of Electricity bill you want to pay for ( Ikeja Electric, EKO electricity distribution)
    • Enter the required details
    • Click on on the continue button and you will be directed to the Interswitch web pay gateway, enter details of your active ATM/Debit card to complete your transaction. Interswitch processes Mastercard, Visa card and Verve cards at the moment.

    It is fast and easy and saves you a lot of stress and also ensure you can spend valuable time on important thing than going to the bank or PHCN office to make Payment.
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