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Now accepting Consular and Matricula IDs.

Get our best deals on smartphones and wireless service—it’s easier than ever before. Just visit your local store with an eligible Consular ID card, Matricula Consular ID, U.S. driver’s license, student visa, state ID, or Employment Authorization Document (EAD).

Sign up in person at a T-Mobile retail store with an eligible Consular ID card, including the Matricula ID from Mexico.

What’s a Consular ID?

It’s a photo identification card issued by your government’s consulate office. Contact your local consulate for details. We accept eligible Consular IDs from the following countries:

  • Mexico
  • Guatemala
  • Dominican Republic
  • Honduras
  • El Salvador
  • Colombia
  • Ecuador
  • Brazil
  • Uruguay

Present your Consular ID in person at a retail store:

You can use an eligible Consular ID, such as the Matricula Consular ID from Mexico, as proof of your identity when you apply in person for a new smartphone and wireless service.

Also accepted in person: Bring your passport with an M, J, or F visa annotation for an in-store credit check.

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Other IDs we accept when you sign up in person or online:

  • U.S. driver’s license
  • U.S. passport or permanent resident card (green card)
  • State ID
  • Employment Authorization Document (EAD)
  • U.S. military ID
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Stay connected to friends and family in Latin America.

  • Get unlimited texts and calls to Mexico.
  • When you visit Mexico, get all the high-speed data you need, up to 15GB on our Go5G Plus and Go5G Next plans.
  • Enjoy non-stop texting and scrolling when you travel in 21 Latin American countries.
  • Add Stateside International Talk to your plan and save big on calls to Latin America.
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Got questions?

How do I know if I have an acceptable form of ID to sign up for T-Mobile service?

T-Mobile accepts the following forms of ID—eligible Consular ID card, Matricula Consular ID, U.S. driver’s license, U.S. Passport or Permanent Resident Card (Green Card), valid passport with an M, J, or F visa annotation, state ID, U.S. Military ID, or Employment Authorization Document (EAD).

Can I sign up for T-Mobile service if I don’t have a Social Security number?

T-Mobile has a variety of Prepaid and Postpaid product and service offerings for customers who do not currently have a Social Security number (SSN). You can visit your local T-Mobile store to discuss options with a representative and determine which offering is best for you.

Which countries are included in the acceptable form of ID for Matricula/Consular IDs?

Currently, Consular IDs are accepted from the following countries:

  • Mexico
  • Guatemala
  • Dominican Republic
  •  Honduras
  •  El Salvador
  •  Colombia
  •  Ecuador
  •  Brazil
  • Uruguay

Don’t see your country on the list? Don’t worry, we’re always adding new countries. Make sure to check back to see if your country has been added. Remember, this option is only available in T-Mobile retail locations.
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