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by HaydnBech
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I am from Canada and am coming to York, I need to get a UK phone.

NEW ACCOUNTS - do i have to get a Uk bank account and credit history etc to get a phone.

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by Brilliant Contributor
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Re: I am from Canada and am coming to York, I need to get a UK phone.

Hello @HaydnBech,

 

Welcome to the community,

 

If you want a contract with a phone, then yes you will need a UK bank account and credit history.

 

Pay as you go phone is different and you should be able to get one regardless, but will then have to pay the phone outright.

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by Brilliant Contributor
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Re: I am from Canada and am coming to York, I need to get a UK phone.

Hello @HaydnBech,

 

Welcome to the community,

 

If you want a contract with a phone, then yes you will need a UK bank account and credit history.

 

Pay as you go phone is different and you should be able to get one regardless, but will then have to pay the phone outright.

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