The Guyana Power and Light (GPL) Inc. yesterday recommenced meter reading activities across all served areas in accordance with its meter reading schedule for May 2020.

The power company said that a complete list of the reading schedules is accessible on its

Further, meter readings submitted via WhatsApp service on 608-8575 from May 1 to 11th will be used to generate bills for the stated period.

Additionally, GPL said if its meter readers are unable to access the meter for actual readings throughout May, our meter reading WhatsApp Service via 608-8575 remains accessible to all postpaid customers.

Also, customers may now submit meter readings via messaging on GPL’s Facebook page

This is only during the reading period identified on their most recent bill.

During the execution of work by its meter readers, GPL wish to assure customers that all necessary precautionary measures will be taken by our readers to guard against the risks of the Coronavirus.

Meanwhile, bill delivery through the postal system will resume towards the latter end of the month.

In the meantime, customers can continue to use the following services to check their account balances:

• Online Inquiry: Retrieve your Customer and Account numbers and visit

• SMS Freedom: Text your GPL Reference Number to 592 624 0400 or 592 608 8400

• Website LIVE CHAT: Retrieve your Customer and Account numbers and visit

• Customer Call Centre: Retrieve your Customer and Account numbers and call 226-2600

Additionally, customers are encouraged to register for Electronic Billing online using:

According to GPL, electronic billing service is convenient, eco- friendly and guarantees your bill being sent via email within three days of preparation.


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