Send Money to Other Networks

​​MTN Mobile Money customers can send money to and from MTN Mobile Money, Airtel Money customers and Africell Money customers directly on their numbers/phones. ​

How it works

How it works
Dial *165#, Select Option 1 – Send.

•Enter Mobile User >> Enter Number (MTN, Airtel, Africell) >> Enter Amount >>Enter Reason

•You will receive transaction summary with Amount, Name, Number, Reason, Fee.

•Enter PIN to confirm

The recipient receives the funds on their mobile money number and a confirmation message.


FAQs

​Q. What’s new?
•MTN Mobile Money customers can now send and receive Mobile Money directly on their phones with Airtel and Africell Money customers. (no need to create vouchers
•For a 3 month promotional period customers will be able to send money to Airtel and Africell at the same rates as sending to MTN Mobile Money.

Q. How does it work?
A. Dial *165*1# Enter Mobile User > Enter Number > Enter Amount > Enter Reason > Enter PIN. The funds are credited directly on the Airtel or Africell number.

Q. What of customers not on Mobile Money on other networks?
A. When sending to non-registered customers or to customers of other Networks eg UTL the existing process as indicated below remains.

Dial *165*1# Enter Mobile User > Enter Number > Enter 4 digit secret code > Enter Amount > Enter Reason > Enter PIN to confirm

The sender shares the secret code with a recipient who goes to an Agent to cash out the money.

Q. How much does it cost to send money to UTL and unregistered Mobile Money customers?
A. The prevailing rates remain when sending to these customers. The promotional offer (sending at the same rates) is available only for Airtel Money and Africel Money customers. 

Q. What does this mean?
A. This means that MTN Mobile Money customers can now send and receive from MTN Uganda, Africell and Airtel at the same rates with no need for voucher creation.

Q. Why use MTN Mobile Money?​
A. MTN Mobile Money offers your more; more stability, more coverage, more services. You can send and receive money from more partners, buy airtime and bundles, deposit and withdraw from more banks, save and borrow and lots more services.​



How it works
Dial *165#, Select Option 1 – Send.

•Enter Mobile User >> Enter Number (MTN, Airtel, Africell) >> Enter Amount >>Enter Reason

•You will receive transaction summary with Amount, Name, Number, Reason, Fee.

•Enter PIN to confirm

The recipient receives the funds on their mobile money number and a confirmation message.



​Q. What’s new?
•MTN Mobile Money customers can now send and receive Mobile Money directly on their phones with Airtel and Africell Money customers. (no need to create vouchers
•For a 3 month promotional period customers will be able to send money to Airtel and Africell at the same rates as sending to MTN Mobile Money.

Q. How does it work?
A. Dial *165*1# Enter Mobile User > Enter Number > Enter Amount > Enter Reason > Enter PIN. The funds are credited directly on the Airtel or Africell number.

Q. What of customers not on Mobile Money on other networks?
A. When sending to non-registered customers or to customers of other Networks eg UTL the existing process as indicated below remains.

Dial *165*1# Enter Mobile User > Enter Number > Enter 4 digit secret code > Enter Amount > Enter Reason > Enter PIN to confirm

The sender shares the secret code with a recipient who goes to an Agent to cash out the money.

Q. How much does it cost to send money to UTL and unregistered Mobile Money customers?
A. The prevailing rates remain when sending to these customers. The promotional offer (sending at the same rates) is available only for Airtel Money and Africel Money customers. 

Q. What does this mean?
A. This means that MTN Mobile Money customers can now send and receive from MTN Uganda, Africell and Airtel at the same rates with no need for voucher creation.

Q. Why use MTN Mobile Money?​
A. MTN Mobile Money offers your more; more stability, more coverage, more services. You can send and receive money from more partners, buy airtime and bundles, deposit and withdraw from more banks, save and borrow and lots more services.​