How to Check MTN SME Data Balance

You must have been wondering how to register for mtn sme data, how to start mtn sme data share business, how those Selling data managed to start or how they managed to have such amounts of data that they are selling, here we will give big insight of everything you need to know about the MTN Share business.

mtn sme data

The MTN SME Data Business is one of the most done business by youth nowadays because of the used of internet in our the so far.

How To Start MTN SME Data Share Business

MTN SME Data Share is a prepaid service specifically designed for growing businesses, offering business owners the ability to buy MTN data bundles and share with their staff. If you want to start data selling business in Nigeria, you can also explore MTN SME data share.

mtn sme code

MTN SME Data Share has been designed to be simple, intuitive self-service solution, putting you in full control of your spend on data across your business.

To start this service, you will need to first migrate to the MTN SME Plus tariff plan by texting

 460 to 131.

Key Features

  • Data is transferred to beneficiaries using SMS or mtn sme code
  • Data can be shared with anyone.
  • The sharer of the data (sponsor) will have control of allocating data

How to Register

If you are looking for how to register for mtn sme data or you want to buy the MTN SME Data kindly follow these steps 
  • Send 460 to 131 or dial *460# to migrate to the SME Plus Service Class.
  • You must ensure your airtime balance (on the mobile phone doing the sharing) can cater for the cost of data bundle being purchased.
  • Pay for a data share bundle by sending the keyword that corresponds to the plan you wish to purchase (as in table above).
  • If you don’t have enough airtime on your MTN line, you can top up your MTN line with recharge card, VTU or by making use of Quickteller.

How To Share MTN Data With a Beneficiary

You can  dial *461# and follow the prompt
NOTE: You can only share data in multiples of 250MB, 500MB, 1GB, 2GB or 5GB. Sharing data in multiples of any other data sizes is not allowed.


Plan Activation Code Price(N)
10GB SMS 465 to 131 or dial *461# and follow the prompt N10,000
20GB SMS 466 to 131 or dial *461# and follow the prompt N18,000
50GB SMS 467 to 131 or dial *461# and follow the prompt N40,500
75GB SMS 468 to 131 or dial *461# and follow the prompt N52,500

How To Check Data Share Balance

You simply send DATABALANCE to 131 or dial the mtn sme code *461# and follow the prompt. You can also check out the MTN SME Data share codes at MTN website.
The beneficiary checks own balance by sending SHAREBALANCE to 131 or dialing the mtn sme code *461# and following the prompt.

When Will MTN SME Data Of Beneficiary Expire?

When a Data Share Sponsor successfully shares a portion of his data bundle to a Data Share Beneficiary, the data shall expire on the same date as the originating data bundle. 
For example if the Sponsor’s originating bundle is a 30-day plan expiring 1st March 2019, then the Data Share created for the Beneficiary will also expire on 1st March 2019.

Read Also

Post a Comment