Register your mobile device with PTA

According to a directive issued by the Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), mobile users now need to register their cellular devices with the authority.

Users can register their device via SMS by sending the IMEI number to 8484. Device’s IMEI number can be checked by dialling *#06# Moreover, registration can also be done via website or mobile application.

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority had earlier sent notification to all mobile users asking them to register their smartphones and GSM devices before October 20.

Mobile phones not registered by the given date will be blocked by PTA.

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129 thoughts on “Register your mobile device with PTA”

  1. iftikhar ahmad khan

    i came to Pakistan on 30 August but could not declare my phone on arrival.what is the next step to activate my phone now?

  2. I came Pakistan but it get block even after 15 days without giving any chance of 60 days.
    Why like this?
    We are very much angry with such behaviour with expatriates and will stop all money remittance until this government gone.

  3. i brought one phone before july 1, 2019 and got it activated even in june 2019. now its blocked. do i have to pay taxes or anyway, i can claim that i brought this phone when it was allowed to carry 1 phone.

    1. Dear Asim
      Legally it cannot be blocked but in our beloved country situation is not very encouraging. I suggest you submit a complaint at the following link and if no action is taken, launch your complaint at PM’s Citizens Portal. People do not like to fight for their rights and that is the reason behind all this mess.
      Please click here to submit complaint

      1. sir mene Saudi me Samsung Galay A10 lya pakistan bhejdya k Price Pakistan me round about 16000 to 18000 hogye us par 5440 RS ka tax arha he ye to zulam he

        mene suna tha 100 USD se 200 USD tak k phn pe 1800 rs tak tax kya tha wo b jhot nikla

      2. sir me apny mobile pe ufone ki sim saudi me use kar raha ho roaming me to kya ye b block hoskta he 60 din bad ??? ya jab tak pakistan me na awo ye chalta rahega ??

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