Verify Meter Account

Before any electricity bill payment is initiated, It is compulsory that you ensure that the meter or account number is sent for validation / verification and must be confirmed by the user before proceeding to payment.

Below service is deprecated. Please use the Account Name Verifier / Finder service.

post
Verify Meter Account

https://test.platform.baxi.com.ng/services/electricity/verify
This is used to verify the name of the meter or account owner.
Request
Response
Request
Headers
Baxi-date
optional
string
Date in RFC format
Authorization
optional
string
Check the authentication page.
Body Parameters
account_number
required
string
This is the meter or electricity bill account number.
service_type
required
string
This is the service type of the payment you are trying to make, retrieved from the "Electricity Service Providers" page
Response
200: OK
name: This is the name of the account or meter owner shown to user. address: (optional) if provided outstandingBalance: (optional) district: (optional) accountNumber: This is the meter or account number used to fetch the name.
{
"status": "success",
"message": "Successful",
"code": 200,
"data": {
"name": "TESTMETER1",
"address": "ABULE - EGBA BU ABULE",
"outstandingBalance": "",
"district": "ABULE - EGBA BU ABULE",
"accountNumber": "04042404048"
}
}