Activate Your Telenor DND Service With This Simple Process

Hi, users are you getting disturbed by the promotional messages/ calls from the telemarketing agencies? Don’t worry we are here to provide you the information about the Telenor DND, DND activation, Telenor DND status, etc. much more information. Usually, this service was provided by the TRAI (Telenor Regulatory Authority of India) for better service to the network. Here we can guide you for the activation of Telenor DND service.


DND means ‘do not disturb’ and it activated by the subscriber for avoiding calls / messages from the telemarketing agencies. Initially, the subscriber wants to register into the NCPR. NCPR means National consumer preference Register, each and every telemarketing agency have to verify their call list at the NCPR register and filter those matched numbers and then proceeded to make the calls/messages. So the registered subscriber cannot receive the call.


Here we have some procedure to activate Telenor DND service and we have to ways to follow for this activation they are

  1. Telenor DND Activation through SMS
  2. Telenor DND activation via Call

But note that as a Telenor subscriber you can fully activate the DND or you can partially activate the DND as your wish.


Telenor DND can be activated by a single message. And following procedure shows you how to do it?

Step 1: Open the messages icon in your mobile.

Step 2: Type message like; SMS><Space>< START 0

Step 3: Send this message to 1909

Step 4: Within 24 hours you will receive a unique confirmation message.

Step 5: That’s it you completed the registration of your number in Telenor DND services.

Above we discussed the partial activation, are getting any doubt partial activation? If yes then listen to us carefully, some of the subscribers do not interested in blocking all ads from the telemarketing agencies. So that if you want to block the ads from the specific area then you can choose this partial DND blocking/ activation. Here we give you some default preferences table to avoid the calls from specified region.

Preference NumberCHOSEN FIELDFORMAT of the SMS
0Full activation/ Blocking all fieldsSMS START 0 to 1909
1Banking/Insurance/Financial products/credit cardsSMS START 1 to 1909
2Real EstateSMS START 2 to 1909
3EducationSMS START 3 to 1909
4HealthSMS START 4 to 1909
5Consumer goods and automobilesSMS START 5 to 1909
6Communication/Broadcasting / Entertainment / ITSMS START 6 to 1909
7Tourism and LeisureSMS START 7 to 1909

From the above table, you can see the full format of the message for the respected area of blocking. Here you can block the multiple areas through a single message like SMS><Space>< START 5, 6 to 1909.


You can easily activate the DND service through a call. And here we have some common steps for full activation of DND and partial activation of DND. And they are:

  1. Make a call from the Telenor number.
  2. Dial 1909 and listen to the IVRS carefully.
  3. Give response to the system to reach the DND service topic.
  4. Once you get to the DND options, make sure to select full blocking or partial blocking.
  5. If full blocking is selected, then simply accept the activation of DND.
  6. Otherwise please select the preference of your wish.
  7. Finalize the list by accepting the partial DND activation.

That’s it. You have registered to the DND service successfully and you can choose the partial activation at time option given by the system. 


A subscriber can activate and deactivate the DND service at any time, any place, and at any instant. Here we can give you the information about the deactivation procedure of the Telenor DND. We have two ways for deactivation of DND service first one; make a message “SMS><Space>< STOP” from your Telenor number to 1909. The second one, make a call to 1909 and follow the IVRS instruction given by the system and make the choice of DND deactivation.

Important precautions:-

  • Before going to this DND service, you have to make sure your Telenor number should contain the age of 3 months. I.e. after the purchase of the SIM you should have to use at least 3 months then you are eligible for the DND service.
  • DND cannot stop the messages like bank alerts, bank communications, online booking alerts, etc.
  • Activation of the Telenor DND service may take 7 days of time after the registration.
  • No service charges will be applied because 1909 is a toll-free number.



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