PAV Telecoms offers individuals free Smartload USSD vending via any cell phone.

Sell Airtime or Electricity anytime, anywhere

SMS PAV to 32735 to sign up free of charge. Once money has been deposited into our bank account using your cellphone number as a reference you can sell airtime at discounted rates; and electricity via your cellphone immediately, anytime, anywhere.

Ideal for:

  • Individuals
  • Students
  • Small shops
  • Rica traders
  • You can even recharge your own cell phone at discounted rates


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Frequently Asked Questions

How do I check my smartload balance on my cell phone?
  • Dial *130*678#
  • Choose option 2 = Balance
  • Enter your PIN = last 4 digits of your cell phone number (advisable to change this)
  • The on-screen display will show you your balance
How do I transfer smartload money to another smartload cell phone?
  • Dial *130*678#
  • Choose option 3 = Funds Transfer
  • Enter your PIN
  • Enter the amount you wish to transfer
  • Enter the cell phone number to which the funds must be transferred.
  • Confirm your selection – option 1 = proceed, option 2 = cancel (if you have made an error)
How do I recharge from my cell phone (sell a voucher)
  • Dial *130*678#
  • Choose option 1 = Recharge
  • Choose network
  • Select the recharge product = 1 Airtime or 2 Data Bundle
  • Enter the recharge amount (Between R2 and R999)
  • Enter the Cell No. you want to recharge
  • Enter your PIN no
  • Confirm your selection – option 1 = proceed, option 2 = cancel (if you have made an error)
How do I deposit money into my Smartload Account
Deposit cash at any ABSA or FNB Bank

ABSA 4066170928 Branch Code 632005
FNB 62017066201 Branch Code 250655

Use your cell phone number as a reference

The money will be deposited directly into your Smartload Account *130*678#



26 Holt Street, Glenadrienne,
Sandton, 2196

Postal Address

PO Box 412403, Craighall, 2024


011 880 5175 / 011 568 0320


011 880 5175 / 011 784 0514