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Restrictions

Information containing restrictions is listed online during the purchase process.

DID registration process is automated and notifications are sent by e-mail on every step of registration. Status of DID is available on the account at "My DIDs" menu option. DID may not be activated until details are verified (no longer than 10 days).

  1. DIDWW strives to inform our customers of the applicable restrictions so as to ensure compliance with local telecommunications regulations.

  2. The following table lists countries where restrictions apply, along with the documentation required for local number registration.

The following countries require registration:

Required Documents
Country Local National Toll-Free Shared cost Mobile
Albania 1, 2, 3 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Australia 1, 3 N/A 1, 3 1, 3 1, 2, 3, 7
Austria*i N/A 1, 4 - N/A N/A
Belgium 1, 5 1, 4 - N/A N/A
Benin N/A N/A N/A N/A 1, 2
Bosnia & Herzegovina*b,c 1, 2, 5, 7
 N/A 1, 3 N/A N/A
Bulgaria 1, 2, 6 N/A 1, 3 N/A N/A
China*a,d,f 1, 2, 3, 7 N/A N/A 1, 2, 3, 7 N/A
Croatia*g 1, 2, 5 N/A 1, 2, 4
 N/A N/A
Cyprus*c 1, 2, 3, 7 1, 2, 3, 7 - N/A N/A
Ecuador N/A N/A 1, 3 N/A N/A
Estonia*f,h N/A 1, 3 - N/A N/A
France 1, 5, 7 1, 4 1, 4 N/A N/A
Georgia 1, 2, 6, 7, 8 1, 2, 3, 8 1, 2, 3, 8 N/A N/A
Germany*c 1, 2, 6, 7, 8 1, 2, 4, 7, 8 N/A N/A N/A
Greece 1, 4 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Hong Kong N/A 1, 2, 4, 7 1, 3 N/A N/A
Hungary 1, 2, 6, 7 1, 2, 4, 7 - N/A N/A
Iceland N/A N/A 1, 3 N/A -
India N/A N/A 1, 3 1, 3 N/A
Indonesia N/A N/A 1, 3 1, 3 N/A
Ireland 1, 5 1, 3 - N/A N/A
Italy*g,j 1, 2, 5, 7 N/A 1, 2, 3, 7 N/A N/A
Japan*f,g N/A 1, 2, 3, 7 1, 2, 3 N/A N/A
Latvia*f 1, 2, 4 N/A 1, 4 N/A N/A
Lithuania 1, 4 - - N/A -
Luxembourg*i N/A 1, 3 1, 3 N/A N/A
Malaysia*d,g 1, 2, 4, 7 N/A 1, 2, 3, 7 N/A 1, 2, 4, 7
Malta N/A 1, 2, 4, 7 N/A N/A N/A
Netherlands 1, 5 1, 4 1, 3 N/A -
Norway*c,i 1, 2, 4 N/A N/A N/A N/A
Panama *d - N/A 1, 3, 8 N/A N/A
Peru *b,c,f,g 1, 2, 5, 7 N/A 1, 2, 4, 7 - N/A
Poland 1, 2, 6 N/A 1, 2, 3 N/A 1, 2, 3
Portugal N/A 1, 4 - N/A N/A
Romania 1, 3 1, 3 1, 3 N/A N/A
Russian Fed. 1, 2, 3 N/A 1, 2, 3 N/A 1, 2, 3
Saudi Arabia*h N/A N/A 1, 3 N/A N/A
Serbia*b,c 1, 2, 5, 7 N/A - N/A N/A
Singapore 1, 2, 3 N/A 1, 3 N/A N/A
Slovenia*f 1, 5 N/A - N/A N/A
South Africa*e,g 1, 2, 5, 7 1, 2, 3, 7 1, 2, 3, 7 N/A N/A
Spain 1, 2, 4, 7 1, 2, 4, 7 - N/A N/A
Switzerland*g 1, 2, 3 N/A - N/A N/A
Taiwan*d N/A N/A 1, 3 N/A N/A
Thailand*d 1, 3 1, 3 1, 3 N/A 1, 2, 3, 7
Turkey*g 1, 2, 4 1, 2, 4 N/A N/A N/A
Ukraine*g 1, 2, 3 N/A - N/A -
United Arab Emirates*h N/A N/A 1, 3 N/A N/A
Uruguay*h N/A N/A 1, 3, 7 N/A N/A
Venezuela*b,c,d 1, 2, 4 N/A N/A N/A N/A

- User registration is not required
N/A DIDs not available

Required Document List:

1 Name, business name and contact phone numbers.
2 Passport or ID copy. In case registration process is performed under a company name, company registration certificate shall be provided instead of passport or ID copy.
3 Address worldwide.
4 Local address in the same country as DID ordered.
5 Local address in the same area as DID ordered.
6 Local address in the same city as DID ordered.
7 Proof of address form (copy of utility bill no older than 6 months).
8 Specific registration form needs to be filled in and signed by the end user. You will be provided with the required form during registration process.

*a - Company (worldwide) registration certificate along with passport or ID copy and 2 proof of address forms (no older than of 3 months) should be provided.

*b - A local passport or ID copy should be provided.

*c - If number registration is performed under a company name, a local company registration certificate should be provided.

*d - A detailed description of DID usage should be provided.

*e - Passport or ID copy: South African national identity document; South African biometric national identity card; passport (issued by any country).

*f - The following numbers cannot be registered under personal details: China Local, China Shared Cost, Japan Toll-free, Estonia National, Latvia Local, Peru Local, Peru Toll-free, Slovenia Local.

*g - If number registration is performed under a company name, company registration certificate along with a passport or ID copy should be provided.

*h - Letter of intention (LOI) should be provided for United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Uruguay Toll-free and Estonia National registrations.

*i - If number registration is performed using personal details, end user’s birth date and birthplace should be provided.

*j - If number registration is performed under personal details the national tax code should be provided; If number registration is performed under company name, VAT number and signatory tax code should be provided.


Registration Forms available for download:

Germany Registration Form Download

Latest coverage and requirements can be found at: https://www.didww.com/virtual_numbers.

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