The process involved in the acquisition of IKEDC prepaid meter is hereby categorised into four basic stages. The stages are;
- Know Your Customer (KYC) – This is to ensure settlement of any outstanding debt
- Account/Field Surveying
How to apply for IKEDC prepaid meter in Nigeria:
Start the KYC process by visiting the IKEDC website via map.ikejaelectric.com. Enter your meter account number: If you are a new customer, you will have to enter your old meter number so that your account profile can be viewed.
Complete the KYC process: You’d need to fill in your personal details appropriately so as to initiate the account survey process.
Debt Settlement: customers can clear all outstanding debts by taking advantage of the available repayment options.
Meter Payment and Installation: At this point, customers can make payments to any of the authorized banks by MAP. No customer should pay in cash to the IKEDC staff or any individual.
How much is Prepaid meter in Nigeria?
Starting from Monday, November 15, 2021, Nigerians will pay extra N13,766 and N26,829 to get single-phase and three-phase pre-paid meters from the eleven Distribution Companies, DISCOs.
Following a circular released in Abuja by the Nigerian Electricity Regulatory Commission, NERC, the regulator raised the price of a single-phase meter from the current cost of N44,896.17 to a revised price of N58,661.69. It also increased the price of a three-phase meter from the current cost of N82,855.19 to a revised rate of N109,684.36.