Activate your SIM card

  • Send “AM” via SMS to 100 or 403
  • You will receive airtel money menu on your phone
  • If you do not receive the menu within 24 hours, visit the nearest airtel Center or airtel money agent for a SIM swap

Visit an Airtel center or Airtel Money agent

  • Carry a photocopy of your Identity Card or Passport
  • Fill in the airtel money Customer Registration form
  • The agent will confirm your registration and show you how to start using the service

Start enjoying the service with its diverse features which include;

  • Deposit money into wallet for free
  • Buy data bundles for internet browsing
  • Withdraw money at minimal cost
  • Send money across network
  • Buy airtime at no additional cost for any Airtel customer
  • Make payments: subscription with DSTV, electricity with NPA, shopping with supermarkets, transportation fare and many more
  • Carry out bank transactions

Recharge your phone, pay bills from home, shop from afar and a lot more you can do with your own airtel money wallet….so what are waiting for? Get your airtel money wallet now !!

In order to register for Airtel Money services, you have to be an Airtel customer with an active sim card.

Airtel Money Account is limited to one per customer. Registration is FREE

  • Go to any Airtel SL show room or authorized Airtel Money Agent (outlets, banks, kiosks) nationwide
  • Fill out and sign the Individual Customer Account Registration Form

Providing the following details:

  • Full name as it reads (surname, first, other) in the Customer ID or passport for an individual
  • Your Airtel Mobile number
  • Alternative Mobile number
  • Address
  • Gender
  • ID number
  • Nationality
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Next of Kin

All information provided must be complete and accurate in all aspects

The customer will be required to attach proof of identity

Acceptable proof of the customer's identity will be the following documents

  • National ID
  • Driver's License
  • Voter ID
  • Passport
  • Student ID
  • Work permit
  • Bank ID
  • Military card
  • Employee ID
  • Pension card
  • Recommendation from Local of Community Authority Other (specify)


  • Your default pin is 1234, and you are required to change it before performing any transaction
  • Airtel money secret four digit pin will protect the value in your airtel money account; choose a pin that is easy to remember and do not share pin with third parties, airtel money staff of agents
  • You will need to use your pin for all airtel money transactions. It is therefore important that you choose a pin that is easy to remember but difficult for others to guess