How to find TNEB / TANGEDGO Consumer No / Service No


TNEB is nothing but Tamil Nadu Electricity Board which was started on July 1, 1957. Formerly, it was named as Madras State Electricity board. Later this name was changed as Tamil Nadu Electricity Board.

The main work of TNEB is to generate the electricity, distribute and transmit to the whole state. Also , TNEB regulates the electricity to the whole state.

TNEB was separated as two organizations in Nov 1, 2010. They are following

  • TANGEDCO (Tamil Nadu Generation And Distribution Corporation)
  • TANTRANSCO (Tamil Nadu Transmission Corporation Limited)

TNEB Online Payment

Nowadays, everything is paying via online and purchasing via online. We can pay the Electricity bill also through online. But some peoples may not know the procedure to pay electricity bill through online in TNEB.

Read this article up to final to know the procedure of how to pay online in TNEB. Firstly,you have create a login account to pay the electricity bill in TNEB. When you create a new user registration you have enter your consumer number.

Further, you have know about the service number or consumer number to pay payment online and to register an account. Here, i will give you the details to find the consumer number of your EB connection.

How to know Your Service Number / Consumer Number

It is very easy to find your service number when you have a EB card or bill payment receipt on your hand. You cannot find it in other ways. They mention a 12 digit number in your EB card.

You have to open the tneb official website. And click know your service number tab. Also, you have enter the the number by splitting into four sections to find your consumer number.

You have to split that number into four and give input to the website to pay your consumer number of your connection. The Four sections are following

Consumer Number (12 digit) = Region Code(2 digit) + Section Code(3 digit) + Distribution Code(3 digit) + Service Number (4 digit)

                                               TNEB OFFICIAL WEBSITE LINK
tneb know your service number

Region Code Finding

It is a 2 digit number which is the starting of your 12 digit number. Totally, there are nine regions are available in TNEB. They are following

  • Chennai- North – 01
  • Viluppuram – 02
  • Coimbatore – 03
  • Erode – 04
  • Madurai – 05
  • Trichy – 06
  • Thirunelveli -07
  • Vellore – 08
  • Chennai-South – 09

how to find TNEB Section Code

If you select your correct region then it asks you to enter the section code. It is a 3 digit number next to region number. You can find it on your 10 digit number.

Otherwise, you can refer the section codes available in TNEB and select your appropriate section code.

Here below, i have given you the link to search your section code available in TANGEDGO.

                                  FIND YOUR SECTION CODE HERE BY CLICKING.
tneb section code

How to find TNEB Distribution Code

When you enter region code and section code in EB account then it asks you to enter the Distribution code. You can find it on your EB card number. This is a 3 digit number after the 5 digits of your EB number.

If you click the options given the distribution code is display in your village name. So it is very easy to find your EB Distribution code.

tneb distribution code

Enter Your Service Number

It is the last four digit of your service number. Enter it and get your consumer number. You can also whether the service in activate status or deactivate status.

If you got your consumer number then create a new registration login and pay the EB bill in online.

Further to know how to pay the EB bill online click the below link.

                                                 HOW TO PAY EB BILL ONLINE
                          HOW TO REGISTER CAN NUMBER IN TNEGA

Final Thoughts

If you got your consumer number then you can also find your bill status, bill amount, meter reading, consumer name, name transfer method, zone and bill calculator.

I can explain how to pay EB Bill online after finding the consumer number in another article. Refer that article to pay EB bill online. Share this article to everyone.

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