TeleGeography Logo

Romania sets 2020 pre-paid registration requirement

29 Aug 2019

The Romanian government has approved an emergency ordinance requiring mobile network operators to register the personal details of pre-paid SIM users from 1 January 2020, reports Anyone buying a pre-paid SIM will need to present their identity card, while existing pre-paid SIM users will have until 1 September 2020 to register their details or face disconnection. The information will be made available to the national emergency services call centres to help identify callers.

GlobalComms Database

Want more? Peruse the GlobalComms Database—the most complete source of intel about mobile, fixed broadband, and fixed voice markets.


TeleGeography is the definitive source for telecom news, numbers, and analysis. Explore the full research catalog.