Bharat Bill Payment System (BBPS) is an RBI initiative that offers accessible and interoperable bill payment services to consumers across India. According to the official website of Bharat Bill Payment System- bharatbillpay.com, it is a centralized bill payment system for everyday bills of consumers.
BBPS covers repetitive payments for everyday utility services such as electricity, water, gas, telecom and Direct-to-Home (DTH), as mentioned on Bharat Bill Payment System’s official website. The payment modes options at BBPS are cash, cards (credit, debit cards), IMPS, UPI, AEPS, internet banking, UPI, and wallets.
Bharat BillPay transaction can be initiated through multiple payment channels like Internet, Internet Banking, Mobile, Mobile-Banking, POS (Point of Sale terminal), Mobile Wallets, MPOS (Mobile Point of Sale terminal), Kiosk, ATM, Bank Branch, Agents and Business Correspondents.
Bharat BillPay facilitates myriad payment modes enabling bill payments. The payment modes options facilitated under Bharat BillPay are Cash, Cards (Credit, Debit & Prepaid), IMPS, Internet Banking, UPI, Wallets, Account transfer & AEPS.