If you don’t want your number to be listed on Truecaller you can permanently remove it using the steps below. Truecaller is a caller ID service that allows users around the globe to quickly identify unknown numbers that have called you. The service which was launched in 2009 has helped a lot in making communication safe i.e By helping you to know who’s trying to contact you, and also telling you when not to pick up.
As much as the Truecaller reveals the identity of different contacts, not everyone is okay with their number being searchable on Trucaller. The main reason is privacy. It’s actually very simple to unlist your number from Truecaller, just follow the steps below.
How To Remove Phone Number From Truecaller Permanently
1. If you are a registered Truecaller user, you first need to Deactivate your account on the Truecaller App.
On Android: Tap on the menu button > Settings > Privacy center and deactivate
On iPhone: Tap on More > Settings > Privacy center and deactivate
2. After deactivating your account, click this link which will redirect you to the unlisting page
3. Enter your phone number including the country code and press ‘Unlist’. (i.e. +254 721988… ).
Please note that it can take up to 24 hours before the number gets removed. Numbers marked as spam cannot be unlisted.