How to Get BSNL Fancy Number | Since the demand for getting fancy numbers is quite high, BSNL conducts the e-auction through its dedicated website to give customers the official way to get these numbers. See more deatils below.
Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL)
The government owned telecommunications service provider – Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL), headquartered in New Delhi, India. It was incorporated on 1 October 2000 by the Government of India offers its customers the choice of getting fancy numbers (aka vanity numbers or VIP numbers or premium numbers) which easily helps one remember and have a special set of combinations.
BSNL VIP Number aka BSNL Premium Number
BSNL makes Fancy numbers available for both postpaid and prepaid users in India. Customers need to propose through e-auctions to secure the fancy number they want. Prior to request, a registration is required by the state-owned telecom operator. BSNL segregates fancy numbers into different patterns that its subscribers can pick by participating in the e-auction.
Based on the details available on the BSNL site, a vanity or fancy number is the one that has a specific sequence aimed to make your community identity simpler from others. Fancy numbers by BSNL are segregated into different patterns depending on their sequence of repetition and representation. Moreover, the patterns are categorized into three different categories on the basis of which their base bidding prices are set.
Since the demand for getting fancy numbers is quite high, BSNL conducts the e-auction through its dedicated website to give customers the official way to get these numbers.
How to get a BSNL Fancy Number online
BSNL offers fancy numbers through its e-auction that takes place on a regular basis. Each circle hosts its own e-auction. You can look at the schedule of the auction in your circle from the BSNL site. Irrespective of your circle, you need to register yourself to participate in the e-auction to get a BSNL fancy number. Check below to see the steps on how you can register and get the fancy BSNL number online.
- Visit the e-auction site and select your circle.
- Click on the Login/ Register link from the top bar.
- Enter your mobile number and email ID. BSNL will share the login details on your given email ID.
- Click on the Login tab after clicking on the Login/ Register link and enter your mobile number and password.
- Click Login to complete the process.
- Select Available Numbers option from the sidebar on the site to look at the available fancy numbers.
- Select the number you want to bid for
- Then click on Continue to Cart.
- Finally, pay the refundable registration amount and note down the closing date of bidding.
After registration, following the above steps, a minimum bid for your selected fancy number to participate in the e-auction will be required from you.
Note: Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited will choose three participants from the list of bidders for each fancy number. If you are not selected, then you will get their registration fee back within 10 days after the e-auction is concluded in the circle, as stated in its terms and condition.
The three(3) participants selected for the fancy numbers will be classified as H1, H2, and H3 on the basis of their bidding amount.
If the participant who has participated in the bidding with the highest amount will not take the fancy number connection, the bid moves to the next participant.
Address proof and identity details to successfully get the fancy number must be provided by the bidder.
Note: Firms registered in the India can also participate in the e-auction for fancy numbers. It is not only meaent for Indian citizens.
With the above steps, I hope you can now get your fancy number/VIP number/Premium Number easily depending on the telco bidding spec.