Control Line

Give yourself the value of a Postpaid line and the control of a Prepaid line starting at AED80/month

Enjoy Great benefits with a Fixed monthly bill

Get postpaid’s value and prepaid control with the new Control Line. Enjoy 2 GB and 100 local minutes or 50 flexible minutes for only AED 80/month. To use more, simply recharge your account and enjoy the best call rates or purchase additional data and minutes packs.

From your balance you can:

  • Call India, Pakistan, China, Bangladesh and Nepal at 38 fils/minute
  • Call Egypt, Jordan, Lebanon and GCC countries at AED 1.05/minute
  • Purchase any of the additional packs: 200 local minutes, 150 flexible minutes, 100 international minutes or 1 GB of data


Gain complete control over your usage and bills with the concept combining the value of postpaid and the control of prepaid. You receive a monthly bill with a fixed amount and if you want to use more, you can simply recharge your credit balance and use more minutes or data anytime during the month.

How it works

With Control Line you have two accounts:

  • Bill payment account: a monthly bill is issued on the 1st of every month and needs to be settled by the 10th of the month to continue using the line and the credit balance
  • Credit balance account: a prepaid balance for out-of-bundle usage, saving packs purchases or paying the bill*

To recharge your credit balance and pay your bills from your credit balance, dial *555#

* the bill due amount isn’t automatically deducted from the balance

Saving Packs

Experience the convenience and flexibility of the new saving packs, which allow you
to customise your plan according to your needs.

Manage your saving packs easily:

- Download My etisalat App from your app store
- Dial *555# and follow the instructions
- Call 125 and follow the instructions


Get great value for your money, make international calls for the price of local calls.

Monthly rental charges
AED 80
Usage charges
• Local: 38 fils/minute
• International: 38 fils/minute - special rate to India, Pakistan, China, Nepal and Bangladesh
*Other countries: as per the standard rates on per second basis
• Local: 19 fils/SMS
• International: 63 fils/SMS
• Local: 47 fils/50KB
• International: AED 1.89/50KB
Video Call Charges
• Local: 63 fils/minute
• International: as per overseas operator rates
5% VAT included

How To Pay

Convenient ways to pay your bills


• Through etisalat/onlineservices
• Through My etisalat App (download it from your app store)

By Phone

• Dial *555# and follow the instructions
• Call 101 or 125 and follow the instructions

In Person

Banks (offline):
Pay your etisalat bills in person at a bank using your preferred bank’s ATM channel or through the bank’s online banking, phone banking and mobile banking.
etisalat Payment Machines (EPM):
Pay bills by cash or credit card using the etisalat payment machines located at etisalat’s stores and other strategic locations across the UAE.
etisalat Stores:
Use our interactive store locator to find your nearest etisalat Store. Pay your bills by cash, cheque or credit card.
Exchange Houses:
Pay your etisalat bill at any of our exchange house partners. Visit to locate a partner near you.

For more details, please read the FAQs and Terms and Conditions.