How Do I Give My PAC Code To BT?

Text PAC to 65075 to receive a PAC Code from BT.

By Phone: You can get a PAC Code by calling BT Mobile.

To do this, call them on 150 using your BT handset.

Alternatively, dial 0800 800 150 from any other phone.

How do I transfer my mobile number to BT?

Call BT by dialing 150 from your BT Mobile or 0800 800 150 from another phone or +44 179 359 6931 from abroad. Have your BT phone or account number ready, along with your Porting Authorisation Code (PAC), and let them know that you’d like to transfer your old mobile phone number across to them.

How do I enter Pac code?

How do I transfer my mobile number?

  • Call or text your current provider to request a mobile PAC code. A PAC code should be given to you immediately over the phone or within two hours by text.
  • Contact your new network and give them the PAC code.
  • Check the SIM works in your phone and the new number has ported across.

Do I need a PAC code for staying on network?

When you’re moving networks but keeping your number, you’ll need to get a PAC code (Porting Authorisation Code) from your existing network. However, Ofcom says they must give you your PAC code, and it has to be issued to you immediately over the phone or within two hours in a text message.

Can I keep my BT landline number?

Usually when you move house, yes – it’s totally possible to keep your old phone number. But not always. With most providers, you can take your phone number to your new home as long as you’re moving within the same telephone exchange area.

How do I transfer my mobile number from o2 to BT?

Call BT by dialing 150 from your BT Mobile or 0800 800 150 from another phone or +44 179 359 6931 from abroad. Have your BT phone or account number ready, along with your Porting Authorisation Code (PAC), and let them know that you’d like to transfer your old mobile phone number across to them.

Can I keep my phone number if I switch to BT?

Not a problem! All you need to keep your number is a PAC code from your old mobile provider. A PAC code is 9-character code like ‘ABC123456’, that allows us to transfer your number from your old provider to BT. Once you’ve activated your SIM you can give us your PAC code and the transfer usually takes 24 hours.

How long does it take to get a PAC code?

The process is termed mobile number portability, or number porting. How long does it take to get my PAC Code? Usually, you will get your PAC Code within a few hours of requesting it. Your mobile phone network is obliged to give you your PAC Code within 2 working days.

How do PAC codes work?

PAC stands for ‘Port Authorisation Code’. Your current network must give you a PAC (or tell you why they can’t give it to you) within two working days. Getting a PAC is free once you’ve paid any outstanding bills and any disconnection fees. PACs are valid for 30 days from the day your network gives it to you.

How long does a PAC transfer take?

PAC code – You can get your PAC (Port Authorisation Code) by calling your current mobile service provider. PAC codes are valid for 30 days from the date of issue. Active EE, T-Mobile or Orange SIM – You’ll need an active EE, T-Mobile or Orange SIM to allow the transfer to take place.

Can I use a PAC code at any time?

Switching and keeping your number

You’ll need to contact your current provider and request a Porting Authorisation Code (PAC). This is a numerical code that you must then give to your new provider. You can call them to get your PAC. Once you have a PAC, it is valid for 30 days.

Do I need a PAC code if staying with o2?

Mobilephones.net makes no reference to my requiring a PAC code. Yes, if you want to keep your number you’ll need to get a pac code and then call o2 direct’s customer services and give it to them so the number can be transferred over.

How long does it take for a PAC code to work o2?

You can give us your PAC code online, by calling us on 202, free from your O2 phone, or on 0344 809 0202, or by going into one of our shops. PAC codes are only valid for 30 days, but if yours expires, don’t worry – you can always request a new one. Make sure you save the contacts on your sim before the switch.