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FREEPHONE numbers to get your PAC code from your old network

Started by: wman2
On: 08/05/2012 | 22:04
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by: wman2
on: 08/05/2012 | 22:04 edited: 13/11/2012 | 23:17

Shortlink: www.bit.ly/giffgaffpac

 

Since many people here will want to move their number from their old network to giffgaff so will need to ring up their old provider to ask for a PAC code, I have compiled a table of UK networks and freephone numbers to ring to get your PAC code from them - saving money's always good Smiley Wink

 

credit to saynoto0870 for these numbers - this is just a compilation

 

NetworkFreephone NumberDetails
Vodafone0808 0945945Direct line to PAC department
Orange0800 0797777Direct line to PAC department
O20800 0288151Ask for "Retentions"
T-Mobile0808 1219999Choose Option 2, then ask for "Retentions"
30800 3586796Choose Option 2, then ask for "Retentions"
Tesco Mobile0800 4334990Ask to be put through to Customer Services, then "Retentions"
Asda Mobile0800 9520101Choose Option 1, then 3, then 4, then 1
Virgin Mobile0808 1008282Ask to be put through to Customer Services
Talk Mobile0800 0494401Ask to be put through to Customer Services
Lyca Mobile0800 6527566Ask for "Retentions"
Lebara Mobile020 7031 0791No freephone number (sorry) - say you need your PAC code
Vectone Mobile020 7179 0134No freephone number (sorry) - say you need your PAC code
Family Mobile0800 112 4350 Say you need your PAC code
iCard Mobile0207 870 5722Say you need your PAC code

 

 

If for some reason you want to port your number away from giffgaff (Smiley Sad), here's how to get your PAC code from giffgaff (a freephone number of course Smiley Wink):

 

giffgaff43431Call this number. Your PAC code will be texted to you within 24 working hours.
Message 1 of 15
by: apjenno
on: 08/05/2012 | 22:05
That's great that
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by: wman2
on: 08/05/2012 | 22:06

apjenno wrote:
That's great that

Why thank you Smiley Happy

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by: hibee7
on: 08/05/2012 | 22:06
really useful!
If i helped please kudo, if i answered your question accept my answer as solution Smiley Happy
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by: apjenno
on: 08/05/2012 | 22:06
Anytime
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by: wman2
on: 08/05/2012 | 22:08
Oh and if anyone has a network they'd like added to the list (though I think I've covered most of them) just post on here or drop me a PM Smiley Happy
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by: wman2
on: 08/05/2012 | 22:14

joejackson wrote:

giffgaff.


Well it was a table intended for bringing your old number to giffgaff but as a special favour I'll add giffgaff to the list Smiley Wink

Message 8 of 15
by: sauron
on: 08/05/2012 | 22:16

Thanks for this great info

Get a free giffgaff Sim
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