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Tags: Account management, Number transfer, Changing your number
Transfer your mobile number into someone else’s name
If you want to transfer your number to someone else name there are a few things to think about before you go ahead.To start with we’ve got a couple of guides for authorising and completing the transfer that you need to glance at but this table will show you how to go about the transfer in different scenarios.
If you're on...
And the new owner is joining us on...
Before you call, make sure you know:
Call us and say "transfer ownership", so you’re put through to the right team.
If you agree to the terms and conditions, we’ll place a temporary authorisation on your account. The new owner will have 30 days to to get in touch and complete the transfer.
If the new owner happens to be with you when you call us, you can put them on the phone to complete the transfer at the same time.
Otherwise, we’ll send a TXT to the mobile number that’s being transferred with instructions to call us.
Make sure the new owner has the right ID and info before they call us to complete the transfer.
Get them to call us and say "transfer ownership" so they’re put through to the right team.