Transferring my current phone number over to Republic Wireless by DISH

Using your current phone number with one of our Republic Wireless by DISH 5.0 Plans is simple. When you’re ready, here are the steps you’ll need to follow based on your current provider:

AT&T

You will need the following items to bring your number from AT&T:

  • Your AT&T account number - this can be found on your bill or in your online account portal
  • The address on the account
  • Your port-out PIN, which you can get by following the steps below:
    • With the AT&T app or via AT&T.com
      • Log in → Transfer phone number → Request a new PIN
    • Dial *PORT(*7678) and follow the prompts to request your port-out PIN
      • You'll need your Wireless account passcode to complete the request
    • Contacting your provider | 1-800-331-0500

This video can also be found on your DISH TV. Go to Ch 91 to get help transferring your number from AT&T.

Verizon

You will need the following items to bring your number from Verizon:

  • Your Verizon account number - this can be found on your bill or in your online account portal
  • The address on the account
  • Your port-out PIN, which you can get by following the steps below:
    • With the My Verizon App
      • Log in → Account → Security → Number Transfer PIN
    • Online via Verizon.com
      • Log in → Search for "Transfer PIN"→ On the "Transfer PIN" page select "Generate PIN"
      • Log in → Security → Number Transfer PIN → Generate PIN
    • Dial #PORT (#7678) and follow the prompts to request your port-out PIN
    • Contacting your provider | 1-888-294-6804

This video can also be found on your DISH TV. Go to Ch 90 to get help transferring your number from Verizon.

T-Mobile

You will need the following items to bring your number from T-Mobile:

  • Your T-Mobile account number - this can be found on your bill or in your online account portal
  • The address on the account
  • Your port-out PIN, which you can get by following the steps below:
    • With the T-Mobile App app
      • Log in → Account → Line Settings → Request A Transfer PIN → Follow the directions on the screen
    • Online via T-mobile.com
      • Log in → Account → Profile Settings → Line Settings → Follow the directions on the screen
    • Contacting your provider | 1-877-789-3106 or dial 611

This video can also be found on your DISH TV. Go to Ch 92 to get help transferring your number from T-Mobile.

Boost

You will need the following items to bring your number from Boost:

  • Your Boost account number - this can be found by contacting your provider
  • The address on the account
  • Your port-out PIN, which you can get by following the steps below:
    • Your port-out PIN is the same as your account PIN unless it’s been changed since the account was created
    • Contacting your provider |1-833-502-6678

This video can also be found on your DISH TV. Go to Ch 93 to get help transferring your number from your current carrier.

Cellcom

You will need the following items to bring your number from Cellcom:

  • Your Cellcom account number - this can be found on your bill
  • The address on the account
  • Your port-out PIN, which you can get by following the steps below:
    • Your port-out PIN is the same as your account PIN unless it’s been changed since the account was created
    • Contacting your provider | 1-800-236-0055

This video can also be found on your DISH TV. Go to Ch 93 to get help transferring your number from your current carrier.

Consumer Cellular

You will need the following items to bring your number from Consumer Cellular:

  • Your Consumer Cellular account number - This can be found by logging in to your account or by contacting your provider
  • The address on the account
  • Your port-out PIN, which you can get by following the steps below:
    • Your PIN should be the last four digits of your Social Security Number unless you changed it since creating the account
    • Contacting your provider | 1-800-656-4460

This video can also be found on your DISH TV. Go to Ch 93 to get help transferring your number from your current carrier.

Cricket

You will need the following items to bring your number from Cricket:

  • Your Cricket account number - this can be found by logging in to your account online, in the myCricket app, or by contacting your provider
  • The address on the account
  • Your port-out PIN, which you can get by following the steps below:
    • Your port-out PIN is the same as your account PIN unless it’s been changed since the account was created
    • Contacting your provider | 1-800-274-2538

This video can also be found on your DISH TV. Go to Ch 93 to get help transferring your number from your current carrier.

Metro by T-Mobile

You will need the following items to bring your number from Metro by T-Mobile:

  • Your Metro by T-Mobile account number - this can be found on your bill or by contacting your provider
  • The address on the account
  • Your port-out PIN, which you can get by following the steps below:
    • Your PIN is the same as the passcode when you set up the account, usually your 8-digit birthday, unless you changed it
    • Contacting your provider | 888-863-8768

This video can also be found on your DISH TV. Go to Ch 93 to get help transferring your number from your current carrier.

Spectrum Mobile

You will need the following items to bring your number from Spectrum Mobile:

  • Your Spectrum Mobile account number - this can be found on your bill or by contacting your provider | 833-267-6094
  • The address on the account

 

This video can also be found on your DISH TV. Go to Ch 93 to get help transferring your number from your current carrier.

Straight Talk

You will need the following items to bring your number from Straight Talk:

  • Your Straight Talk account number - this is your device’s IMEI number, which can be found in the settings or by dialing *#06#
  • The address on the account
  • Your port-out PIN, which you can get by following the steps below:
    • Your port-out PIN is the same as your account PIN unless it’s been changed since the account was created
    • You can reset your PIN by logging in to your account or contacting your provider | 1-877-430-2355

This video can also be found on your DISH TV. Go to Ch 93 to get help transferring your number from your current carrier.

Tracfone

You will need the following items to bring your number from Tracfone:

  • Your Tracfone account number - this is your device’s IMEI number, which can be found in the settings or by dialing *#06#
  • The address on the account
  • Your port-out PIN, which you can get by following the steps below:
    • Text “NTP” to 611611
    • Contacting your provider | 1-800-867-7183

This video can also be found on your DISH TV. Go to Ch 93 to get help transferring your number from your current carrier.

US Cellular

You will need the following items to bring your number from US Cellular:

  • Your US Cellular account number - This can be found on your bill or by contacting your provider
  • The address on the account
  • Your port-out PIN, which you can get by following the steps below:
    • Contacting your provider | 888-944-9400

This video can also be found on your DISH TV. Go to Ch 93 to get help transferring your number from your current carrier.

Visible

You will need the following items to bring your number from Visible:

  • Your Visible account number - This can be found by logging in to your account
  • The address on the account
  • Your port-out PIN, which you can get by following the steps below:
    • Logging in to your account and requesting a port-out PIN
    • Contacting your provider via chat, app, or through their website

This video can also be found on your DISH TV. Go to Ch 93 to get help transferring your number from your current carrier.

Xfinity Mobile

You will need the following items to bring your number from Xfinity Mobile:

  • Your Xfinity Mobile account number - this can be found by logging in to your account or by contacting your provider
  • The address on the account
  • Your port-out PIN, which you can get by following the steps below:
    • Obtaining PIN by text:
      • Log in → Devices → Select the device/number you want to transfer → Learn More
    • Contacting your provider by chat online

This video can also be found on your DISH TV. Go to Ch 93 to get help transferring your number from your current carrier.

If you didn’t see instructions for your current provider, you’ll need to give them a call to get the information you need to bring your current phone number over successfully.