How do I delete my account?

If you want to transfer your WhatsApp account to a new number, please do not delete your account. Use the Change Number feature instead.

You can delete your account from within WhatsApp.

Deleting your account will do the following

  • Delete your account from WhatsApp.
  • Delete you from your friends' WhatsApp Favorites lists.
  • Delete you from all WhatsApp groups.
  • Erase your message history on your phone.
  • Delete your WhatsApp service payment information

To delete your WhatsApp account

  1. Open WhatsApp and go to Settings > Account.

  2. Select Delete My Account.

  3. Enter your phone number in full international format and select Delete My Account.

Note: This is the only way you can delete your WhatsApp account. We cannot delete your account for you.

To learn how to delete account on: Android | iPhone | Windows Phone | Nokia S40 | Nokia S60 | BlackBerry 10

WhatsApp Support Team