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How do I get a new Vodafone SIM card with the same number?

How do I get a new Vodafone SIM card with the same number?

For new replacement sim:

  1. You can get the replacement duplicate SIM card at your closest Vodafone store or Vodafone Mini Store by submitting address proof, ID proof and photograph and fill replacement form.
  2. You also have the option of calling up customer care on 111 and get suggestion regarding replacement of SIM card.

Can I put my old SIM card in my new phone Vodafone?

Existing Vodafone customer in need of a new SIM card? Simple, you can easily swap your old SIM card to a new one using our SIM swap tool. You’ll need to do this if you have a new device that requires a different sized SIM (for example if you’ve upgraded), if your device is lost or stolen, or if your SIM is damaged.

How do I get a new SIM with the same number?

You will be given a new SIM card. It takes up to 4 hours for the new SIM card to be activated….For new replacement sim:

  1. Visit Airtel store. And ask for duplicate sim.
  2. Fill the duplicate SIM card form.
  3. Provide your address proof.
  4. Provide two photos.
  5. SIM replacement charges.

Can you get a new SIM card but keep the same number?

You can get a new SIM card and keep the same number. Your telephone number is associated with a replaceable Subscriber Identification Module. Mobile service providers use SIM chips to identify you on their network. Several situations warrant issuing a new SIM card for your phone.

How do I change my SIM card and keep my old number?

How do I transfer my mobile number?

  1. 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.
  2. Contact your new network and give them the PAC code.
  3. Check the SIM works in your phone and the new number has ported across.

What is needed for a sim swap?

Remember to take these with you:

  • Your South African ID or passport.
  • Your current Vodacom cellphone number (if you have one).
  • A replaceable contract SIM (you can purchase one at any Vodacom Shop).
  • You will need to RICA when you purchase a new SIM so have your proof of residence handy.

How can I get a SIM card with the same number?

Procedure to Get a Duplicate SIM Card

  1. Step 1) Reissuing a duplicate sim requires some documental formalities, for that you need to visit the operator store.
  2. Step 2) Ask the executive that your sim was lost and you want to reissue the new one with the same number.

Can a Vodafone SIM be swapped with a PAYG Sim?

You will need a plain blank numberless PAYG SIM for the number transfer. If you speak to Vodafone they may be able to send the new SIM and it will then be simple to contact Vodafone for the change. Providing it is the same number you are transferring credit to, this will automatically be done following the SIM swap.

How do I transfer my Vodafone number to a new SIM?

The new repacement SIM should have been sent to you by Vodafone and it will need to be a plain blank numberless PAYG SIM. You then complete the SIM swap form on the link in my first reply, this will transfer the number to new SIM. If you are having problems please speak to the Social Media Team here: Contact Us for Account Specific Enqiries

What happens when I transfer my Vodafone number to orange?

If you don’t use it within thirty days it will expire and you will need to request a new one. Your Vodafone account will remain active until your number has been ported over to your new Orange network. After the transfer is complete, your old Vodafone account will be automatically closed.

How does the Vodafone Pay as you go bundle work?

Put your SIM in your phone, connect to our network, and your bundle will be ready to use. Scroll, stream and socialise as it suits for 30 days. If you use up all your data before the bundle ends, you’ll pay out-of-plan rates. But you can always renew early or add an Extra.