Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) is a government enterprise responsible for operations and maintenance of telecommunications in Pakistan. It’s headquarter and regional offices are located in Islamabad , Lahore , Karachi , Peshawar , Quetta , Muzaffarabad and Rawalpindi. To stop smuggling and tax theft , PTA has made compulsory for all mobile users to register phone with PTA.
Today , We will tell you complete procedure to Register New Mobile Phones with PTA .
Check Status :
PTA has introduced many methods to check your mobile status with PTA. There are three methods to check either your mobile is compliant or non-compliant.
Device Identification Registration and Blocking System (DIRBS) :
To verify Device Status through DIRBS , Please visit DIRBS Official Website. Please dial *#06# from the dialer of mobile device , you will receive 15 Digit IMEI Number. Please enter this number in box , do captcha verification and click on check.
PTA DIRBS Application :
You can also check device status through PTA DIRBS Android Application , available at Playstore. Just enter imei number in app after installing and check status immediately.
DIRBS SMS Verification :
Send your device IMEI# to 8484 and get the verification status of your device.
Device Registration Procedure to Register Phone with PTA :
1- Please visit https://dirbs.pta.gov.pk/drs/
2- Please sign up for new account,
3- Select Purpose and User type,
4- Write your bio data,
5- Please choose strong password ( Example : pTa456@@ )
6- Fill Captcha Form and submit
7- Confirmation mail will be sent on your Email address , please verify it.
8- Come back to login page and log in your account.
9- Apply for COC
10- Again select user type , enter contact number and enter imei numbers.
11- To avail baggage rule facility “1st free Device” in a calender year is only for International Traveler who travelled within 60 Days.
12- If you are entitled to pay tax kindly pay tax and submit payment ID , your Device will be registered.
If you have any issues , please contact Head Quarters Pakistan Telecom Authority , F-5/1 Islamabad, Pakistan ( PH# 0800 55555) , thanks