Lipa na Mpesa charges are different from Safaricom mpesa charges and other M-pesa transaction charges. Traders increase business efficiency and ensure safe transactions by using Lipa na Mpesa. You can use the service to pay between 10 shillings and Ksh 70,000.
Most businesses in Kenya have an option to pay using Safaricom M-pesa. Use Lipa na Mpesa to pay Web hosting fees, school fees, pay for Orange Internet, buy KPLC electricity tokens, pay Nairobi water bill etc.
Lipa na Mpesa charges are usually very low – most people don’t bother to check first! Incase you have ever wondered how much a Lipa na Mpesa transaction will cost, here is how to check:
How to Check Lipa Na Mpesa Charges
This procedure to get the Lipa Na Mpesa charges applies to all M-pesa Kenya transactions that use Lipa Na M-PESA Till Number with the Buy Goods option:
- Dial *234#
- Enter 2 for Tariff Query
- Answer with 5 for Lipa na M-PESA
- Enter Paybill Number or Merchant Till Number
- Enter the amount charged by the business
- You will receive an SMS notification of how much it would cost to make the payment for that amount to that Paybill number.
You need the business Paybill number/ Merchant Till number to find the corresponding Lipa na Mpesa charges.
You can get the Lipa Na Mpesa Till Numbers here, or from the the websites that accept payment using M-pesa mobile money.