A Guide to PTA Mobile Registration for Your New Phone in Pakistan 2021 0 520

The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has issued an easy way to get your phone registered with PTA for all. PTA mobile registration has become important where users are required to get their mobile devices’ IMEI registered from PTA from the Cellular Mobile Operators (CMOs) and you can get your PTA mobile registration online.

In Pakistan, buying PTA approved smartphones has become a standard in order to avoid the buying and selling of stolen, smuggled phones or counterfeit devices. If you have recently purchased a new phone from abroad and need to get it’s verification done.

Pakistan telecommunications authority requires every Pakistani mobile phone holder to get their mobile verification done in order to register their mobile devices through the various Mobile Companies in Pakistan like Ufone, Jazz, Warid, Telenor and Zong.

[Also read: How to Check Ufone Balance, How to Check Jazz Balance, How to Check Telenor Balance, How to Check Zong Balance]

If you’re not sure how to register mobile with PTA or want to learn the process of PTA mobile registration then we’ve listed a few methods with which you can register your device with PTA online.

PTA Mobile Registration

You can get your phone approved by PTA by registration to avoid your SIM being blocked by following either of these ways for PTA IMEI registration

How can I register my mobile with PTA?

Even though you can now get PTA approved phones in Pakistan however if you have purchased a phone from abroad and you want to get its verification done then you first have to find your phone’s IMEI and get PTA verification done from either website or SMS the IMEI number Mobile device can also be registered by dialing *8484# or visiting this link: https://dirbs.pta.gov.pk/drs

PTA Mobile Registration from Mobile for Free

You can register your mobile with PTA three ways:

PTA Phone Registration through SMS

  1. Check your phone’s IMEI number from the box of your smartphone
  2.  Press 1 to register your mobile device.
  3. Enter CNIC number and IMEI number to *8484#
  4. You will receive a confirmation by PTA that your phone has been approved
  5. In case your device is stolen against the phone’s IMEI, your phone might get blocked.

PTA Registration Online

  • You can easily register your PTA IMEI number for free by visiting https://dirbs.pta.gov.pk/drs/ and following the steps mentioned for a quick registration process.

PTA Mobile Registration from PTA Mobile Phone App

  • The third method to get the verification done is by downloading the DIRBS App which is the official DIRB App by PTA and follow the instructions mentioned.

How to Check Phone IMEI Number?

The MEI number of your phone can be checked for free dialing *#06# 

How to Check if your Phone is PTA Approved

  •  You can check if your mobile phone is PTA approved by sending your IMEI number to *8484#

PTA Mobile Registration from Overseas

If you’re not in Pakistan currently and want to keep your phone registered from PTA so you must be wondering how to get PTA Mobile Registration for Overseas for Free? the

  1. Dial *8484# from your mobile phone.
  2.  Press 1 to register your mobile device.
  3. Reply with 2
  4. Enter your IMEI number and Passport number/ CNIC.
  5. Reply with 1 to complete this registration request. Your request will be submitted in PTA.

PTA Mobile Tax List -FBR Mobile Tax List 2021

The PTA Tax rate varies on the value of smartphones and you can find the PTA mobile tax list below

Mobile Phone Price in DollarsTax List Price in Pakistan
30$ – 100$Rs. 1,600
100$ -200$Rs. 5,400
200$ – 350$Rs.7,200
350$ – 500$Rs.20,700
More than 500$Rs. 40,390

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