MTN Pay4Me is a special service that allows you to stay in touch with your friends and family even when you have a zero credit balance, provided that the person you are calling accepts to pay for the incoming voice call.
This comes in very handy in situations where the caller has run out of airtime.
This is a life enriching service, welcome to the new world!
There is no subscription or access fee for the MTN Pay4Me service.
The Pay4Me service is offered by default. However, customers can subscribe and unsubscribe for this service by dialling
*223*1# to subscribe and
*223*1*2# to unsubscribe.
Q: How do I register for Pay4me?
The MTN Pay4Me service is offered by default with all active prepaid, post-paid and hybrid subscribers except for payphone tariff plans.
Q: How does the MTN Pay4me service work?
The caller who wishes to be sponsored must dial the code
*223* then the sponsor's number starting with
096 . For example:
Q: How much will the sponsor be charged for the call?
The sponsor will be charged K0.018/second for an MTN Pay4me call.
Q: When does the sponsored call begin charging?
The charge initiates when the sponsor presses '1' to accept the call.
Q: Can I be sponsored for SMSs as well?
MTN Pay4Me service applies to voice calls only.
Q: Can I sponsor a call from another network?
Only MTN to MTN calls will be sponsored by the MTN Pay4Me service.
Q: Will my free money or bonus money sponsor a call?
The main balance and Xtra Time wallets are the only wallets eligible to sponsor a call.
Q: Can I use the MTN Pay4Me service when I am roaming?
An MTN Zambia roaming subscriber is not eligible to use the MTN Pay4Me service.