Payment of electricity bills has generally been an unpleasant & time-consuming experience for the customers. Long queues, inconvenient timings, limited modes of payment have made payment of electricity bills a difficult task for the customers.
Online collection of electricity bills has provided customers several options for making their payments. Collection Centers have been setup by power distribution utilities or state governments under e-governance to enable customers to make payments in an easy and convenient manner. Collection centers work on extended timing and payments can be made in any of the centers either through cash, cheques, demand draft, credit cards, debit cards, etc. Collection centers have been successfully implemented in Andhra Pradesh.
Similarly some banks have offered their services for collecting electricity bills from the consumers. Customers can go to these banks and pay their bills either various payment modes.