Recharge Points

uMAXPayment Options

Here is a list of the Payment options and the various recharge points available to our uMAX customers for their convenience.

This is not an exhaustive list, so please contact us on (04) 76 000 400 or email us at if you want to know more options in your area. Have a suggestion for a recharge merchant? Let us know and we’ll work with our partners to provide that convenience a little closer to you.

1. uMAX Kiosks and Customer Service Centers
Friendly uMAX staff are available at the following locations to assist you with new customer enquiries, payments and any other query you may have:

  • Avondale Customer Service Centre, Pasangano Building, King George Road, Avondale (04) 25 33 33. Open 8am-5pm Mon-Fri,8am-12pm Sat
  • CBD Level 9 Pegasus House, 52-54 Samora Machel avenue, Harare CBD, open 24/7

2. Online Payments

  1. Paynow TopUp:
    You can recharge your uMAX account online using Ecocash, Telecash or credit cards at there is no extra charge for using PayNow and no need for an account to be set up. Simply go to, select the uMAX or MAXspot package of your choice, enter an email address or phone number where you would like to receive the voucher details and follow the on-screen prompts to complete the purchase via your selected payment channel.Credit cards for the following local banks are accepted: Barclays, EcoBank, FBC Bank, NMB, Stanbic, Standard Chartered and Steward Bank. All International Visa and Mastercards are also accepted.
  2. vPayments:
    Recharge your account in real-time any time of the day or night with the Zimswitch vPayments service. This secure and convenient online payments platform requires pre-registration and operates in conjunction with the following banks: CABS, CBZ, FBC Bank, POSB and ZB Bank. To register or for more information, visit

3. Electronic Vouchers
Customers can purchase electronic vouchers at the various recharge points below using cash or bank card. At CABS branches customers can only use the CABS card

  • CABS bank branches – that’s all branches including Avondale, Chisipite, Greendale, Letombo and Northridge Park
  • Bon Marche- Borrowdale Brooke, Borrowdale, Chisipite
  • Reps Theatre- Belgravia Shopping Centre
  • Solution Centre- Enterprise Road, Highlands
  • Meikles Financial Services kiosks- located within TM/Pick ’n Pay stores including Borrowdale, Kamfinsa, Newlands
  • Gone Fishing- Sam Levy Village, Borrowdale
  • Power Pipes- Msasa 68 Stevens Drive- cash only
  • Zuva petrol station- Newlands Only 42A Old Enterprise Road
  • MICA Hardware- Graniteside

4. Bill Payment with CABS
CABS Bank offers an additional recharge option through its online banking Bill Payments option. However please note that this is not a real-time recharge option, so you may experience delays in your account being credited from time of payment.