How to access the Vodacom PUK Number

The PUK (Personal Unblocking Key) code is a code consisting of 8 digits. It is used to unblock your SIM card when you entered 3 times a wrong PIN code. A card blocked by the PUK code cannot be unblocked; it cannot be used any further and you have to replace it.

If you have been PUK Blocked on your device you can Dial 082 135, FREE from another Vodacom cellphone, and follow the voice prompts.

Access Your PUK Number Using My Vodacom App

  • Log into the My Vodacom App
  • From the balance overview page, open the main menu.
  • Tap on the “My Account” menu item
  • From the drop-down menu, select “Account details.”
  • You will then be required to log into the app to access this secured information.

The USSD Code method

  • Dial *135#
  • Select ‘Services’
  • Select ‘PUK Number’

SMS Method

  • SMS ‘VPP’ to 31050 from the cellphone number that you need the PUK for.