How to Register IMEI Number of Mobile Phone in Nepal

In this post, I am going to show you how to register the IMEI number of mobile phones in Nepal Telecommunications Authority (NTA). And also how to check whether it is registered or not.

Before the showing, let me tell you about the IMEI number. But if you already know about it then you can directly go to "how to register IMEI number of mobile phone".

What is the IMEI number?

IMEI stands for International Mobile Equipment Identity. It is a mobile identification number that is different from any other device. IMEI is also available in GSM, CDMA, iDEN, and some satellite phones, it is of 15 digits sometimes even 16 and 17 digits, including the model of the mobile device, its location, and the serial number of the mobile device are written.

What does the IMEI number do?

IMEI number of any phone tells the current status of that phone, that is, through this, it can be found out where the person is standing. If a person's phone is stolen or lost, then the address of that phone can be traced from the IMEI of that phone.

Benefits of IMEI number

The biggest advantage of the IMEI number is in catching criminals. Even if someone's phone is stolen, with the help of this IMEI number, that thief can be caught.

How to register IMEI number of mobile phone

1. Find your mobile phone's IMEI number

To find your mobile phone's IMEI, go to your mobile phone's dial pad and enter the *#06# USSD code.

After entering the USSD code, the IMEI number of your mobile phone will appear. If your mobile phone supports two SIM cards then two IMEI numbers will appear, the first is IMEI1 and the second is IMEI2. Once the IMEI appears, copy it or note it down on paper.

2. Visit the individual IMEI registration page

To visit, follow the link - https://eir.nta.gov.np/individual/register and in Type select "IMEI" and enter your mobile brand name, model number, IMEI number, legal name, legal address, contact number, government-issued ID number. And then enter the name of your ID (e.g. Passport, Citizenship) and click "Choose" to upload a scanned photo of your ID (below 1 MB) and enter your email address.

After filling out the form, tap on the "Submit" button. After tapping, the IMEI number of your mobile phone will be registered in NTA within a few moments.

How to check IMEI registration status

Refer to the instructions below to check if the mobile phone's IMEI number is registered or not.

1. Go to the IMEI registration check page

To visit, follow the link - https://eir.nta.gov.np/know-your-device and enter your mobile phone's IMEI number in the box, and tap on the "Submit" button.

After tapping, NTA will show the IMEI registration status of your device within a few moments.

Hope you have learned how to register the IMEI number of your mobile phone. Still, if you have any confusion, do let me know in the comment section below.

Umesh Chaudhary

I'm a tech-savvy, web developer, and tech blogger. I love sharing thoughts on technology, gadgets, and trending things.

2 Comments

  1. Hi Umesh, I have successfully registered my mobile IMEI number as per your instruction. Thank you!

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