Prepaid electricity offers so many benefits to both landlords as well as tenants. As a tenant, you will have control over your spending while landlords won’t have to struggle with electricity bills being left unpaid at the end of the month. But the best benefits of all is that buying prepaid electricity can be done from  your mobile phone or internet banking.

If you are wondering, ‘Where can I buy prepaid electricity?’, there are various options available to you. You can buy a prepaid electricity voucher from various retail shops like SPAR and Pick ‘n Pay, as well as service stations like BP.

Buying Prepaid Electricity from FNB

Buying prepaid electricity from FNB is very easy to do. Simply log on to your Internet banking platform, and choose the prepaid option, whereby you can select either airtime or electricity. By selecting prepaid electricity. You can enter your meter number, as well as the amount you would like to purchase. If you are using cellphone banking, simply login from your mobile phone and follow the prompts. You can have electricity in no time.

Cellphone Banking

Simply dial *120*321# on your cellphone. Follow the prompts and select/enter option 1 (Prepaid). Choose the electricity option and select the meter number for which you want to buy electricity. If you select New, you will be prompted to enter the meter number). Choose the amount of electricity you would like to buy and confirm your transaction. You will receive an SMS message with your voucher number that you can enter into your prepaid electricity meter.

By using a prepaid electricity meter landlords don’t have to worry about tenants leaving their electricity account unpaid, and thereby creating more problems for them as a property owner. You won’t have to worry about the municipality guessing how much of usage was for the month, as you can see how many units you use every day with your prepaid meter. You can reload your prepaid electricity meter at any time, any amount of electricity units.