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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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133 thoughts on “Register your mobile device with PTA”

  1. Sir i have a question.. If i bought a new iPhone in UAE… and then i go to pakistan… How much i pay tax in pakistan (PTA) ro continue using my fone???

  2. Dear Sir,
    My engenier work in oil refinery they get 4 GSM devices from aboard this device used in out side are for send record with GSM service but at the moment device blocked by PTA so we need to open and we able to pay duty and tax but how I can this work

  3. Assalamu Alaikum Sir, I am in Saudi Arabia nowadays. I have a Huawei y9s mobile. I want to register it. But how much tax will it be charged? Thanks

  4. Dear sir I paid the mobile tax on 7 Feb within the PTA duration and my mobile phone blocked after paying the mobile tax. I have tax payment but mobile phone is still blocked.

    1. This criminal abusive law is only for us. Smugglers still get a free hand. Shamless Khan govt. only begs and Pak only begs money from Overseas Pakistan and when we come here they abuse us.

  5. Hi, my question is suppose i come to pakistan for 1 month and 10 days i didn’t registered my mobile through PTA and after 6 months i again come to pakistan for 15 days in that case what will happen my mobile will be block ? or they recalculate my days from the start ?

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