Getting Started

Hubtel API's empower businesses and developers to build SMS, USSD and online payment into their applications.

Thousands of businesses ranging from large scale enterprises to small and medium sized companies use Hubtel APIs to engage their customers in industries across banking, healthcare, education, insurance, finance, e-commerce and agriculture.

At Hubtel, we believe Africa will be a better place when businesses make customers happy.

To start empowering your business with our APIs, follow these steps:

Step One: Create A Hubtel Account

  1. Go to If you already have an account, simply sign in and register your API keys.
  2. If you don' t have an account yet, provide your registration details and click Start Now.
  3. You will receive an activation code via SMS on your phone.
  4. Enter the activation code and click Continue.
  5. Enter your organization’s details to complete Sign up.
  6. You can also choose to Sign up with Facebook or Sign up with Google account.

Step Two: Register Your API Keys

  1. From the Hubtel Dashboard, select the Developer APIs launch pad.
  2. Click on the Register An App link.
  3. Select HTTP from the API Type drop-down menu.
  4. Provide a Description for your app and click the Save button.
  5. Retrieve your Client ID and Client Secret for future use.

Step Three: Explore our API Documentation

  • Refer to our detailed API Reference on what each endpoint does.
  • Download SDK’s in your preferred programming language to speed up your integration.

Step Four: Request for Support

Get the support that meets your needs.