How to pay KPLC bills via MPESA

how to pay kplc via mpesa

How to pay KPLC bills via MPESA

Did you know you don’t have to go through your whole estate to look for a KPLC tokens vendor? Well, now you know.

Thanks to Safaricom’s M-PESA, you can pay and get a return straight from your couch.

And even though there are individual apps that you could use to purchase your prepaid tokens, you have to admit that M-PESA is fairly convenient.

Its recommended to use the KPLC’S paybill number and avoid vendors at all times.

Here’s how to pay KPLC bills via MPESA;

How to Buy Kenya Power (KPLC) Prepaid Tokens via M-PESA

1. Go to Safaricom SIM Tool Kit, select M-PESA menu, select “Lipa na M-PESA“

2. Select “Pay Bill“

3. Select “Enter Business no.”, Enter KPLC’s Lipa na M-PESA PayBill Number 888880 and press “OK”

4. Select “Enter Account no.”, Enter your KPLC Prepaid Meter Number (e.g. 0100 xxxx xxxx x) press “OK”

5. “Enter Amount“, press “OK”

6. Enter your M-PESA PIN and press “OK”

7. Confirm all the details are correct and press “OK”

8. M-PESA HAKIKISHA, You will get a notification with the intended recipient’s name e.g.

“Pay Kenya Power KSh1,000.00 for Account 0100 xxxx xxxx x Press 1 within 20 seconds to STOP this transaction.”

To stop a wrong transaction, Enter “1” and press Send within 20 seconds.

9. Pressing “Cancel” will complete the transaction.

10. You will receive a confirmation SMS from M-PESA.
KPLC will then generate prepaid token valid for your meter and send via SMS.

How to pay your Kenya Power Postpaid Electricity bill via M-Pesa

  1. Select “Pay Bill” from the M-Pesa menu.
  2. Enter the Kenya Power business number 888 888.
  3. Enter your new Kenya Power account number e.g. 123456.
  4. Enter the amount you wish to pay which should be between Shs. 100 and Shs.35,000.
  5. Enter your M-Pesa PIN.
  6. Confirm that all details are correct.
  7. You will receive a confirmation of the transaction via SMS.

Note: You can also pay your Kenya Power bill by dialing *977# on your phone.

Bills can also be paid through authorized banks and you can find the list here.


In conclusion, KPLC offers a convenient and efficient way to manage your electricity bills.

By following the simple steps outlined in this article, users can seamlessly complete transactions, ensuring uninterrupted power supply.

Embracing the digital approach not only saves time but also promotes financial transparency.

As technology continues to evolve, the integration of mobile payment solutions with essential services like electricity further enhances the ease of daily life.

So, empower yourself with the knowledge to effortlessly navigate the world of digital payments and enjoy the benefits it brings to your energy management


1. How do I load my KPLC token?

Once you have purchased and paid for the token. Enter it on the KPLC token meter and press ok. The token will be loaded and added to your token balance.

2. What is the number for KPLC tokens Paybill?

888880 is the only number for KPLC token Paybill

3. What is the USSD code for KPLC token?

To access KPLC services, you can dial *977# on any network and then proceed with the screen prompts.

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