SMS checking

This is another service offered by Fonreg. It allows non members who do not have a data plan or access to a WIFI network to Check mobile phones IMEI numbers to find out if they have been reported Loss or Stolen.

The cost of the SMS checking depends on the Mobile phone Network operators cost plus Fonreg fees. The fee of SMS Checking also depends on which country Checking services is performed. Please choose your country, language and currency to obtain an accurate cost of SMS Checking services.


It's possible to check used mobile phone using your mobile.

The cost of performing a check by SMS varies depending in which country check is performed plus your standard network charge for sending a text message.

The charge will appear on your next mobile phone services bill or will be deducted from your air-time credit if you are a pay as you go customer.

When checking via SMS you are confirming that you agree to the FONREG Terms and Conditions.


SMS checking instructions

  1. Locate the  IMEI number of the mobile phone you want to check.
  2. Send a text message on +48 605 188 922. The message should read 'check', then leave a space, followed by the  IMEI number.
    Example: check 456239873429807
  3. You will receive a messages in return providing a positive or negative result.

Important advice before preceeding. IMEI number can be found by dialing *#06# on your mobile phone or can be found under the battery of your mobile phone