StarTimes PayBill number: How to pay for Startimes Kenya using its latest PayBill Number

This tutorial shows you how you can pay for your StarTimes Bouquet using the M-Pesa Paybill number. Read to the end to grasp all that you need to know.

StarTimes PayBill number: How to pay for Startimes Kenya using its latest PayBill Number
StarTimes PayBill number: How to pay for Startimes Kenya using its latest PayBill Number

Startimes has been one of the best -Pay TV services offering many excellent TV channels to many Kenyans to some of the Known giants like DSTv, Zuku, and many more. In addition, its fantastic packages are always a great deal as they are affordable. For StarTimes, one can pay for the packages at the end of each month.

So how do you go about activating your Monthly packages for StarTimes? There is plenty of options that you can you use to pay for Startimes. Before jumping to that, we have also listed everything you need to know about Startimes in Kenya. We highly suggest that you go through it before continuing with this article. Here is a quick recap of all the StarTimes packages and their prices. 

StarTimes packages 2022 Kenya

 Startimes offers four packages with several addons as listed down below:

  1. Nova Package:  KES 499
  2. Smart package: KES 999 Super package: KES 1499
  3.  Chinese package: KES. 1999 

how to pay for StarTimes using various options 

The standard Paybill Number released by StarTimes Kenya is 585858. You can use this PayBill number to pay for your  Dish, depending on the packages you are currently running.

Step 1: Using M-PESA

1. Go to -> M-PESA on your phone

2. Select the Pay Bill option

3. Enter Business no.585858

4. Enter your StarTimes Smartcard Number as the account number

5. Enter the Amount

6. Enter your M-PESA PIN and Send

Step 2: Orange

1. Go to -> Customer access Orange Money and select "Payments."

2. Enter Star Times Media Business Number (585858).

3. Enter Bill Reference Number (Smartcard No.).

4. Input amount to be paid.

5. Confirm request and select send

Step 3: Equity

1. Insert your ATM Card into ATM Machine and enter your PIN.

2. Select Bill Payment Option.

3. Select StarTimes.

4. Enter your Smartcard number and select correct. (Note: Smartcard number is the first 11 digits without space).

5. Enter the amount to pay

Step 4: EZZAY 247

1. On your mobile dial *247#.

2. Enter your EZZAY 247 PIN.

3. Select Bill Payment Option (Option 5).

4. Select Other Bills (Option 2).

5. Enter your Equity bank account.

6. Enter StarTimes Business number – 585858.

7. Enter your smartcard number as the Reference number. (Note: Smartcard number is the first 11 digits without space).

8. Enter Amount.

9. Confirm Transaction.

Step 5: Airtel Kenya

1. Select to Make Payments Option

2. Select Pay Bill

3. Select Others

4. Enter the Business name IPAY

5. Enter the total amount to send as directed by StarTimes

6. Enter your PIN

7. Enter your StarTimes Account Number (starting with 'st')as the reference number

8. For instance, if your Account number is 54321, then please enter st54321as the reference number

9. You will receive a transaction confirmation SMS from Airtel Money.

10. You will also receive a complimentary confirmation SMS from StarTimes

Step 6: Yu Cash

1. Go to your yuCash Menu on your phone

2. Select Send Money Option

3. Enter 102020as the business number

4. Enter the total amount to send as directed by the merchant

5. Enter your StarTimes Account Number (starting with 'st')

6. e.g if your Account number is 54321, then please enter st54321as the message

7. Enter your PIN and then send

8. You will receive a transaction confirmation SMS from yuCash

9. You will also receive a complimentary confirmation SMS from StarTimes 

StarTimes Kenya Customer Number

 If you have questions about your decoder, you may call StarTimes Kenya's customer Via 0719077077. If you also have other issues about the subject of this article, feel free to contact us using the comment section down below, and we will offer a solution as fast as possible 

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