You can keep your phone number when you change cell phone carriers.

You should contact your current cell phone service provider for more information about phone number portability.

You can get a Cell Phone Number Portability Guide from the Federal Communications Commission to learn more about the process of moving your cell phone number to another carrier.


Get a Cell Phone Number Portability Guide.

By Phone

  • Agency: Federal Communications Commission
  • Phone Number: (888) 225-5322
  • Business Hours: Monday - Friday: 8 AM - 5 PM

By Mail

Federal Communications Commission
Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau
445 12th Street SW 
Washington, DC 20554

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