Opera Pay dubbed Opay is Opera’s web based payment platform that allows you to pay bills with their platform. Launched some months ago in 2017 to be precise was an airtime purchase only platfrom. Opera Pay now has other services that can be offered on the platform.
With the opening of Opera office in Kenya, the platform will experience steady growth and might just build a great user base. Opera Pay is driven mainly on the concept of mobile money transfer with MPESA being the core. With Lipa na MPESA, a product by Safaricom for MPESA, you can receive payment from anyone and even track them.
Opay allows users to shop online and pay directly using their smartphones with MPESA or Airtel Money or Credit Card possibly in future. OPay was developed by Opera teams in Africa, Europe and China with the main aim of allowing payments to be done on a single platform on the web.
Table of Contents for Opera Pay (Opay) Services in Kenya
Opera Pay (OPay) Services
- Airtime Purchase with Mobile Money
- Electricty bills settlement
- Water bills settlement
- Cable TV subscription (coming soon)
How to Pay your Electricity Bills using OPay
Possibly in partnership with Kenya Power, OPay now allows users to directly pay their electricity bills using the Opera Pay OPay platform. Thereafter paying the charges via mobile money (Airtel Money and MPESA) and card payments.
- Login to the OPay website (www.operapay.com)
- Click on Electricity
- Enter your phone number
- Key in your KPLC Prepaid Meter No or KPLC Account No.
- Finish by typing the Amount you wish to pay. Minimum being Kshs. 200
- Enter your MPESA PIN and submit
How to Pay Water Bills using Opera Pay (Opay)
Apart from settling electricity bills with Opera Pay which started as an airtime purchase platform, now you can even settle your water bills. These system allows you to enter all required details and pay using mobile money (widely used)
- Access the opera pay (opay) website on the link shared above.
- Click on Water and enter your phone number
- Enter your water bill account number
- Key in the amount you wish to pay i.e. minimum 200
- Proceed to Payment Page and Pay described.