The most widely used cooking gas is LPG or Liquefied Petroleum Gas. It is considered to be a better alternative to wood, kerosene or firewood. Every year a fixed number of cylinders are subsidized by the government, which makes these LPG Cylinders affordable for the needy.
The three national LPG Gas suppliers: Bharat Gas, Indane Gas and HP Gas, make the supply of these LPG Gas Cylinders more convenient for the people. The cylinders are dispatched on the based on availability and it is also possible for the customers to book the cylinders online and the chances of cylinders getting misplaced or missing can be minimized by streamlining the distribution.
How can I book the LPG Cylinder Online?
With the advent of these customer portals for LPG Cylinders, now you can book your gas cylinder online at your convenience. The LPG Cylinder refill facility can also be availed through the online portals of these LPG Booking Services.
Advantages of online gas booking
- Consumers can choose their mode of payment, they can pay by netbanking or credit/debit cards.
- Consumers who are unavailable for receiving the cylinders due to tiring work hours can now pre-pay for the cylinders and book the gas cylinders online
- After the cylinder is delivered, the consumer receives an SMS on their mobile number or an email notification regarding the delivery
- The online booking facility has made the booking of cylinders an easier and more convenient process
You can book a gas cylinder online by following these instructions:
- To book a cylinder online, you need to first register yourself on the online booking website of your LPG provider
- You will receive an option to book a refill online on the website after you register.
- Follow the instructions on the website and complete the payment online or choose cash on delivery to complete the booking process.
What are the benefits of booking Online?
- No additional charges
- Safe and convenient method of booking LPG Refill
- No need to travel to the gas agency or any constant follow-ups with your local gas cylinder distributor
- The gas refill can be booked from anywhere at any point in time
- The payment method after booking the cylinder is easy
- You can track the delivery service
How can I book a gas cylinder through IVRS?
Customers can also book their Gas Cylinders through the Interactive Voice Response System or IVRS
- The consumer will have to call the designated number of the region/state that they belong to and follow the set of instructions that are laid out for booking a cylinder
- The customer is required to call from their registered mobile number and has to provide his/her customer ID after calling the operator
- The order number and the estimated delivery date is communicated at the time of booking cylinder and the payment has to be made on delivery
How to book Gas Cylinder through SMS?
Customers can book their gas cylinders through SMS as well.
- The customer is first required to register their mobile number with the gas provider
- The customer is intimated with the format in which they're supposed to send the SMS
- The SMS is required to be sent to a particular number linked to your area dealer which can be found on the company's website
How can I book gas cylinder through a Mobile App?
Customers who own Android smartphones can download the Bharat Gas App or Indane App to book a refill online through the app. The App can be downloaded from PlayStore.
- The customer will have to register their mobile number by entering the OTP that is sent to the mobile number to authenticate the registration.
- After the app registration is complete, you can navigate through the app to book a refill online
- The payment can be made through credit card, debit card or netbanking.
- The gas companies also receive e-wallet payments for booking LPG gas cylinders
- The app also contains the details like booking history, customer ID, etc
How can I book Gas Cylinder through an Agency?
Customers can book a gas refill by visiting their gas agency as well. The booking of gas cylinder can be made by providing the customer number and the payment is required to be made at the time of delivery.
How Can I refill my LPG Cylinder?
Booking LPG Cylinder or getting a gas cylinder refill can now be done in many ways. Few ways in which you can book a gas cylinder or request for a gas refill are:
- By visiting the Gas Agency
- Online Booking website
- Through Phone SMS
- By calling the Gas Company (through IVRS)
- Through the Mobile App
Points to remember while gas booking
The market value is to be paid by the customers at or before the time of delivery. However, the customers who have opted for subsidized cylinders, the additional amount will be credited in their bank accounts directly.
What are the Payment options for LPG Cylinder Refilling?
Customers can choose any mode of payments described below when booking the LPG Cylinder refill
- Credit/Debit Card
- Cash on delivery
What are the major LPG Gas Booking Cylinder Providers?
HP Gas Booking
- HP has provided the customers with a 24 x 7 IVR Service that can be used to book gas cylinders.
- The cylinders can also be booked through the local dealers; the local operators also provide the option of booking gas online or through SMS.
- However, to avail the HP Gas Booking Services, you'll be required to register online and follow the instructions mentioned on their website to complete the procedure for gas booking.
Bharat Gas Booking
The options provided by Bharat Gas for refilling or registering for the gas cylinder are very convenient and user-friendly.
If you want to complete your booking through Bharat Gas, you have four options:
- You can log in to their website and book the cylinder
- You can call the number which links you to the IVR Services of Bharat Gas
- You can also send a default SMS to the company to book the gas cylinder on your name
- You can use the Bharat Gas Mobile App to book your gas cylinder online
Indane Gas Booking
- Indane allows its customers to book their gas cylinders online or offline.
- The facility of booking gas cylinders for Indane is available only to the registered customers.
- The Indane Gas Booking can be booked through phone or their IVR Service.
- The gas booking can also be made through their website where the customers can log in to their accounts through the company's website to book the gas cylinder.
- The cylinders can also be booked through the Indane Mobile App.