How to get a number in WhatsApp Business API

How to get a number in WhatsApp Business API

Stage 1. Registration on the 360 dialog website

First of all, you will need a form for registration, you can request it in your Chat API personal account. After that, we start filling it out.

Enter the mail that is indicated in your Facebook account. An account will be created for this mail in 360 dialog.

You can find your business ID in Facebook Business Manager. To do this, go to the Business Manager settings and select the "Company Information" section. The Business Manager ID will be listed under the company name.




Enter the number you are going to use for the WhatsApp Business API. It is better not to use your personal number, but to create a new one. The fact is that the number that is used for WABA can never be used with regular WhatsApp or business application again.

Check two boxes and accept the terms.

You will then receive a "Welcome to 360 dialog" email asking you to create a password to be able to manage your WhatsApp Business accounts. Create it.

Stage 2. Confirmation of request in Facebook Business Manager

About a day after submitting the form in 360 dialog, you will receive a request for Facebook Business Manager.

It needs to be answered.
For this:
1 - Go to Facebook Business Manager settings
2 - Choose a company
3 - Select the section requests in the menu on the left
4 - Click accept

After that, you will receive an email with a confirmation of the request "Accept Message on Behalf Successful". And in 1-3 weeks you will receive a letter with good news - “Your WhatsApp Number is ready for Registration”.

Stage 3. Registration number

The room is ready for registration, there is nothing left.

1 - Go to the 360 ​​dialog website
2 - Log in through the mail you indicated in the first form and enter the password from the "Welcome to 360 dialog" email
3 - Click on the "Trigger Registration" button
4 - Choose how you want to go through verification: through a call or by SMS
5 - Refresh the page 1-2 times
6 - Click Finish Registration

Congratulations! The official Business WhatsApp API is now available to you.


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