On-grid subscribers to MERALCO’s utility service will no longer have to wait for the postman for their monthly bill statement thanks to the electric company’s new online services.
By tapping on the power of the internet to get in touch with its consumers across certain parts of the Philippines, the MERALCO online services is giving its customers access to their monthly electric bills as well as the capability to pay for it in advance.
At a time when payment transactions are no longer just requiring cash, being able to pay for your monthly electric billing electronically by being online is a definite boon for many working-class people. This means nullifying the need to queue up at a nearby payment center to pay for the bill, significantly saving people their time.
Wherever you may be, as long as you have access to a smart device, computer, and internet connection, you can now see and pay your monthly due on time or in advance.
But for today, we’ll be focusing on how you can view or download your Meralco bill. Let’s begin.
Table of Contents
- Where can I view and download my MERALCO bill?
- How to pay MERALCO bill online
- How to see my previous MERALCO bills and receipts online?
- How to stop MERALCO from sending physical bills?
Where can I view and download my MERALCO bill?
You can see your Meralco bill through:
- the Meralco mobile app available for Android and iOS;
- or the Meralco Online website.
How to view and download my MERALCO bill using the app
Step 1: First things first, you have to download and set up the Meralco app on your Android or iOS device. To do so, you can follow the steps here.
Step 2: Once you are within the app, you can immediately see your outstanding balance right from the dashboard. To see the detailed bill, tap “Pay Now”.
Step 3: Tap the unpaid bill you want to view.
Step 4: Tap “View Bill” at the bottom.
Step 5: Now you can see your full bill, just like the printed one that Meralco sends by mail. You can tap the download button on the top right to save it and have it printed.
How to access, download, and print MERALCO bills online
Step 1: Visit the website here: https://company.meralco.com.ph/meralco-online
Click “Meralco Online” then click “Log In”.
Step 2: Sign in to your account if you already have one. You can also use your Meralco app account if you have one.
But for this guide, we’ll assume you don’t have one yet. To make one, click “Sign up here”.
Step 3: Now, fill up all the required details. Click “Register” once complete.
Step 4: Go back to the login page and sign in your newly created account.
Step 5: On the dashboard, click “View Bills”.
Aside from the bills, you can also see other Contracted Service Details:
- Metering info
- Consumption graph
- Due bills
- Paid bills
Step 6: Tap the unpaid bill you want to view.
Step 7: Scroll down, and you shall see your full bill, similar to the one sent to you by Meralco by mail. In the top right corner, you can click download or print the bill.
To print your Meralco bill, simply click the print button in the upper right corner.
How to pay MERALCO bill online
You can easily pay your electric bill using the Meralco app. In our experience, this is the best option since the payment will reflect instantly in your account.
The mode of payment includes Mastercard, Visa, JCB, and PayMaya. You can also use GCash by using the 16-digit number found on your GCash Mastercard.
How to pay MERALCO bill using GCash
Using GCash could be easier for most people, considering that millions of them use it. To do so, here’s a complete guide on how you can pay your Meralco electricity bill using GCash.
Where can I find my MERALCO Customer Account Number (CAN)?
You can find your CAN at the bottom right portion of your Meralco bill. See the image below:
How to see my previous MERALCO bills and receipts online?
Access your Meralco account via the mobile app or desktop > Go to “Bills and Payment” > then choose “Paid” to see all your cleared bills and receipts.
Why can’t I view my payment history on MERALCO Online?
Chances are, you just created your account. The Meralco website will only show the payment history incurred after an account has been created.
How to stop MERALCO from sending physical bills?
It’s not much, but small things like this still help save the environment. To subscribe to Meralco’s paperless billing, open your Meralco account via the web browser or mobile app > Go to Account Details > then click “Paperless Billing” and tap “Subscribe Now”.
That’s it. If you have any questions about viewing your MERALCO bills online, let us know in the comments section below, and we’ll gladly help you out.