How to pay PTA mobile registration tax to FBR-PTA mobile registration online

It is a detailed guide to pay pta mobile registration tax to fbr. If you want to register your phone, read it to the end.

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How to pay PTA mobile registration tax to FBR-PTA mobile registration online

Public guide to pay mobile tax in Pakistan

Generally, common public in Pakistan find pta mobile registration tax procedure quite difficult. Likewise, one of the most prominent reasons is the access of internet in rural areas. Similarly, in urban areas, people do not know the quickest and simple way to pay pta mobile tax. Since pta has made mobile registration easy by allowing mobile franchises to register unregistered mobile phones.

Therefore, in this guide, you will know; how to pay mobile registration tax to FBR. One need to follow some simple step. So, once done with it, you will be able to register pta blocked phone.

How to pay tax for pta mobile registration online?

This guide is for those people who want to get registered their devices after paying tax

  1. first of all, go to PTA website
  2. once you access PTA main page, on right corner, click online mobile registration
  3. You will see a login page, click on sign up, and make your account first. Without signing up you cannot access to login
  4. In signup form, you will be given two options


Purpose: select “personal”

User type: select “Pakistani”

5- After selecting the category, fill the complete form. Do not forget to write your cnic/passport number. Similarly, dual check IMEI number of your phone. Because, your phone will be registered against the IMEI number you provide there.

6- At the end you will give your password. It will be used later to login on PTA website

7- submit the form, you will receive an Email at your given email address

8- Open it, and click on the given link

9- It will redirect you to the PTA login page again, write your credential

10- After login, you will read the declaration page carefully

11- In user type, select second option “mobile registration to pay duty tax”

12- Write your contact number

13- Write your device IEMI number

14- Check with the SIM type single or dual

15-after writing all the details, submit the form

16- You will see a new window which will show COC details

17- It will display the payable tax against your device; you will be notified through sms and email address

18- In SMS/Email, you will receive a PSID code of 17 digits

Where to pay tax for pta mobile registration online?

You can pay duty tax by giving PSID code, to ATM, or any bank

How to know whether my device is get registered or not?

You will receive a confirmation message once you pay payable tax. You can also check your phone status, by logging in PTA website.

What to do if my device is not registered in PTA DIRBS sytem after paying tax?

If you do not receive a confirmation message, or your device status shows unregistered after paying tax, you can contact on following link


  1. My friend sent me Samsung galaxy note 4 from paris, its network is not working, I have done the process of 8484, they told me we will send u confirmation, but still msg did not come to me. How much tax I have to pay for Samsung galaxy note4. plz let me know.

    • Hello Syed, sir sorry for late response. Tax on note 4 can b around 8k. But still there is no visible fbr policy regarding tax on old phones. you can visit nearest mobile franchise or fbr office

  2. Sir my samsung C7000 phone’s SIM1 is block but SIM2 is working… Sim 1 have no signal . I sent msg at 8484 with sim1 IMEI the answer is block due to stolen or miss use ..
    I baught it from a mobile shop i think the shopkeeper report it bcz mobile box is not given me by shopkeeper.. So plz tell me how i can unblock my phone .

  3. Dear Sir,

    Good Day!1!

    I already purchased I-phone X in Dec 2018 from dubai. am I liable to pay tax? and how much I will pay to govt.?

  4. Salam
    I have paid the tax of my mobile samsung a50 in bank but it’s been 24 hours, my sim didn’t start working. What I need to do now

    • Hello, Ayait Batool thanks for reaching to us. Mam, kindly wait for another 24 hours. After 48 hours restart your phone and check if sim is working or not. if it is blocked you need to visit the nearest fbr office along with payment slip.

  5. Hello Sir,

    What about One Mobile Duty Free Registration for Outsider Pakistani’s.??

    I Bring Samsung Galaxy S8+. It’s Blocked after 60 days of activation in Pakistan. Can I make duty free Registration for this mobile?

    If no. Then if I bring one more and before blocking can I make duty free Registration for that??

    Your positive response will be highly appreciated.

    Thank You. !

  6. Salam Sir around One month ago I Purchase 2nd hand P30 Pro from the market with PTA Approved status with box and yesterday night I got a message from 8484 that

    Your mobile device IMEI is valid not Approved by PTA and is active on jazz since 2020-01-02 please register your device within 60 days
    after this message I check multiple time and every time system says your device is not registered or not PTA approved
    what does it mean sir

    • w.slam qasim. thanks for contacting us. Sir the time when you bought your phone it was freshly imported. PTA gives 60 days to register such device. Your seller didn’t pay the registration fee and sold phone to you without telling the whole truth. Now after 60 days your device will be blocked.

  7. Tax tax tax jitne ka mobile Hai us se zaida tax pay Karna Karna parta aj tak kesi ka mobile on nhi how a Iski waja kiya hai or mere pas huawei ka router hai modle.B315-936 hai uspe kitna tax lagy ga?

  8. My friend sent me Redmi MI Note 7S from India, its network is not working, I have done the process of 8484, they told me we will send u confirmation, and also process from Zong Franchise but still msg did not come to me. How much tax I have to pay for Redmi Note 7S. plz let me know


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