Phone Device Registration
Istanbul Ticaret University
If you use a foreign mobile phone, with a Turkish SIM card, it will work for 120 days. Within that time, you must pay a tax and register it, or it will be cut off.
If you buy a Turkish SIM card and use it with your mobile phone, you have 120 days from the day of your arrival in Turkey to pay a mobile phone use tax and register your foreign mobile phone in the Central Equipment Identity Register. Once your phone is blocked, you will only be able to access emergency numbers.
Mobile Phone Registration Cost
IMEI registration fees have been changed. The fee, which was 1838 TL, was increased to 2006 TL. In other words, to register the IMEI of telephones coming from abroad, users must both process their passport information and pay a 2006 TL fee.