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Started by: kayden1981
On: 09/06/2014 | 14:55
Replies: 13
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by: kayden1981
on: 09/06/2014 | 14:55
I want to remove the adult content bar, but I don't have a driver's license or passport.

There used to be an option where you could contact an agent and send documentation in to prove your age couldn't you? I could swear I saw something about it once, but never followed through with it at the time.

Anyway, I've asked am agent today, and been told that due to 'regulations', I can't have the bar lifted without either a passport or drivers license number. There's no other way to prove I'm 33 apparently.

Is this correct? I was probably moving to Lycamobile anyway soon, but this will probably be the final push I need.
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by: leemg3
on: 09/06/2014 | 14:57
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by: mcilwraith
on: 09/06/2014 | 14:57

i dont think there is another way my friend

you can contact an agent if you wish though

https://giffgaff.com/support/ask

they are usually pretty quick but remember an agent can take up to 24 hours to reply

have a nice day

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by: ralfers78
on: 09/06/2014 | 14:58
Yes that is correct at the min u need a valid UK driving lisence or provisional or passport u r restricted for now but gg is working on more ways to prove ur age fink there working on bank card
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by: kayden1981
on: 09/06/2014 | 14:59
Do people post on here purely to 'up' their post count? If you'd read what I actually put, I've already contacted an agent
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by: gemmaedwards
on: 09/06/2014 | 14:59
defo need a pass port or drivers licence mate,
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by: kayden1981
on: 09/06/2014 | 14:59
Oh well. Another strike against giffgaff
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by: appletom
on: 09/06/2014 | 15:00
I'm afraid there is nothing to do with the situation sorry bro
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by: anne1963
on: 09/06/2014 | 15:03 edited: 09/06/2014 | 15:04

Vodafone lift the adult content with a Credit card! Then once lifted you can switch it on and off yourself.

 

Giffgaff are a little too strict in my opinion, but it's their policy; Suppose a personal communication with an agent may get you somewhere, no harm in trying.

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by: baba03
on: 09/06/2014 | 15:06
Hi @mulligan1234

The Giffgaff adult restrictions can only be removed with a full UK driving, provisional licence or UK Passport. without any of these the bar cannot be lifted.
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