Smart registers over 7M SIM cards in first 10 days

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Smart Communications has registered over 7 million Smart and TNT SIM cards in the first 10 days of SIM Registration.

On December 27, 2022, Smart launched its SIM Registration portal, allowing hundreds of thousands of Smart and TNT customers to conveniently register their prepaid and postpaid SIM cards as mandated by the SIM Registration Act. The measure, RA 11934, aims to curb the proliferation of text scams and other mobile phone-aided criminal activities.

Smart and TNT also set up assisted SIM Registration booths and touchpoints across the country to help facilitate SIM Registration for subscribers needing assistance. In collaboration with LGUs, partner stores, and regional and provincial distributors, Smart was the first telco to set up assisted SIM registration booths in several areas in Luzon, Iloilo, Cebu, and the Davao Region.

How to register your Smart or TNT SIM card

Smart Prepaid and TNT subscribers can now register their SIM cards and get free 3GB of data upon completing these three easy steps.

  • Step 1. Visit the portal at
  • Step 2. Input all needed information (Full name, Date of Birth, Gender, Address, and Nationality) and upload your valid ID and a selfie photo.
  • Step 3. Wait for an SMS confirmation and get 3GB FREE Data.

Smart is also making its SIM Registration portal even more accessible to subscribers through these alternative channels:

  • Smart Stores nationwide
  • Smart Hotlines (call *888 via Smart/TNT mobile, or 8888-1111 via landline)
  • Smart Facebook Messenger Chatbot
  • Smart GigaLife App (downloadable on the App Store and Google Play Store)

Smart postpaid subscribers simply need to confirm the personal information and IDs they have submitted during your postpaid plan application.

For Smart Bro subscribers, the registration process is the same. However, they can follow the instructions here on how to view the OTP.

See also How to register your SIM cards with Smart, Globe and DITO

Alongside their support for SIM registration, PLDT and Smart’s long-standing consumer protection initiatives include blocking SIMs that send smishing messages and Uniform Resource Locators (URL) or links that lead to illegal activities, to help safeguard the public against cyber threats, vulnerabilities, and other online criminal activities. is one of the most active tech sites in the Philippines. We enjoy sharing interesting and relevant stories about the latest trends in technology, developments in mobile phones and social media, and modern digital and geek culture.

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