Kenya: MPost is a short form of mobile post a service of the Postal Corporation of Kenya that enable customers to use or convert their mobile phone number into personal Postal Address commonly known us P.O BOX number.
How much does cost to use Mpost Kenya?
Posta Kenya says that mpost cost Kenya shilling 300 per year
How does Mpost work?
Once mail is received at the Post Office an SMS notification is sent to the Phone and the mail can be delivered across the country.
How to register with Mpost
- Dial *890*90#
- Enter your ID or passport number (press send)
- Enter your postal code (enter the one nearest where you stay)
- Enter agent’s mobile number, if not applicable enter zero (o)
- You will be asked to pay ksh. 300 (enter your proffered service pin)
If you payment does not go through for one reason or another then use mpost paybill number 506500 and Account Number is your phone number and postal code (e.g 0701701411-00100).
NOTE: 00100 is the postal code of Nairobi. To check for your area just Google your area postal code.
More About Mpost
Once a user registers for the service, they choose the most convenient post office (out of the 622 Post offices across Kenya) where they can receive their letters/documents/parcels. Once a letter is received by the PCK, an SMS will be sent to the user, notifying them that they have received mail (letters/documents/parcels). The user then has a choice of walking to the post office to collect the documents or ask that Posta delivers them to their house/office/different location at an extra fees. This service costs KES 300 per year.
For more information and how to join Mpost visit official mpost website: http://mpost.co.ke/
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