MTN Data Referral is a promotional programme that allows you to send invites to your friends who have not used data on their lines within 30-365 days to buy any MTN data bundle. After referring another customer you will enjoy 10% bonus of the bundle activated by the referred customer. While the referred customer will enjoy 50% of the data bundle she/he purchased.
Who can use the MTN Data Referral Programme?
All MTN customers can refer any identified subscribers who have not performed an internet activity on their lines with 30 to 365 days.
How to Refer a Friend
You can refer a friend by dialling *131*1*Referred Phone number# on your phone or by sending REF(space)Referred Phone number(space)1 via SMS to 131.
How Many People Can You Refer?
You can only refer ten (10) phone numbers in a day.
Q. What data bundle plans can I get the referral bonus?
A. You can enjoy the referral bonus only on daily, weekly, monthly, bi-monthly, quarterly, bi-annually, and yearly data plans. (See table below for details). The referral bonus will not be applicable if the referred customer buys a Winback or XtraValue bundle.
Q. Will I receive the referral bonus on every bundle purchased by the referred that are the different Data bundle plans I can gift?
A. You will get 10% bonus of only the first data bundle purchased by each referred friends, while they will enjoy additional 50% bonus of the same data bundle they activated.
Q. Will I be charged additional cost for sending a referral?
A. No! There is no service charge for participating in the referral programme.
Q. How many times can I refer a friend?
A. You can refer a particular friend ten (10) times in a day provided s/he has not used data in the past 30 to 365 days.
Q. What is the validity of my referral bonus?
A. Both 10% and 50% referral bonus will be valid for 24 hours.
Q. If I have multiple data bundles active and received a referral bonus, which bundle will deplete first?
A. If you have a referral bonus with multiple data bundles active on your line, the data bundle with the least validity will be used first.
Q. Will I be able to enjoy referral bonus with Device bonus and 4G Upgrade offers on the data bundle I purchased?
A. Yes, you will be able to enjoy Device bonus or any other bonus with the Referral bonus on the data plan you purchased if you are eligible for the offer, but the referral bonus will deplete first.
Q. Will I be able to rollover my unused referral data bonus?
A. No, you will not be able to roll over your unused referral bonus but your unused main data bundle will roll over as long as you buy another bundle before the current bundle expires or within the allowed grace period after the bundle expires.
Q. How do I check the referral bonus balance?
A. You will be able to check your bonus data balance via the following channels:
- SMS: Texting 2 to 131
- USSD: Dialling *131*4#
SUMMARY OF MTN DATA BUNDLES
|Plan||Price (N)||Data Allowance||Time of Use||Validity Period||Activation (SMS to 131)||Activation (USSD)||Opt –in for Auto-renewal Code SMS (R Code 131)||Opt –out of Auto-renewal Code SMS (No Code 131)|
|Daily||50||25MB||All day||24 HRS||114||*131*114#||R114||NO114|
|100||75MB||All day||24 HRS||104||*131*104#||R104||NO104|
|300||1GB||All day||24 HRS||155||*131*155#||R155||NO155|
|200||200MB||All day||2 Days||113||*131*113#||R113||NO113|
|500||2GB||All day||2 Days||154||*131*154#||R154||NO154|
|Weekly||300||350MB||All day||7 Days||102||*131*102#||R102||NO102|
|500||1GB||All day||7 Days||142||*131*142#||R142||NO142|
|1000||2GB||All day||7 Days||105||*131*105#||R105||NO105|
|1500||6GB||All day||7 Days||143||*131*143#||R143||NO143|
|500||750MB||All day||14 Days||103||*131*103#||R103||NO103|
|Monthly||1000||1.5GB||All day||30 Days||106||*131*106#||R106||NO106|
|1200||2GB||All day||30 Days||130||*131*130#||R130||NO130|
|1500||3GB||All day||30 Days||131||*131*131#||R131||NO131|
|2000||4.5GB||All day||30 Days||110||*131*110#||R110||NO110|
|2500||6GB||All day||30 Days||147||*131*147#||R147||NO147|
|3500||10GB||All day||30 Days||107||*131*107#||R107||NO107|
|5000||15GB||All day||30 Days||116||*131*116#||R116||NO116|
|10000||40GB||All day||30 Days||117||*131*117#||R117||NO117|
|15000||75GB||All day||30 Days||150||*131*150#||R150||NO150|
|20000||110GB||All day||30 Days||149||*131*149#||R149||NO149|
|2-Months||20000||75GB||All day||60 Days||118||*131*118#||R118||NO118|
|30000||120GB||All day||60 Days||138||*131*138#||R138||NO138|
|3-Months||50000||150GB||All day||90 Days||133||*131*133#||R133||NO133|
|75000||250GB||All day||90 Days||134||*131*134#||R134||NO134|