How To Block/Unblock UPI ID & Mobile Number on Google Pay

Google Pay UPI application is a very popular UPI platform for UPI payments. If you are a Gpay user then here we will guide you step by step on how to block and unblock people on Google Pay.

What is the Block/Unblock Feature in Google Pay (Gpay)

If you are frequently receiving spam UPI payment requests or you want to block an unknown person on Google Pay then you can block those spam/unknown users on your Google Pay account.

The Block/Unblock feature helps you control spam payment requests and unauthorized transactions.

How To Block UPI ID/Mobile Number on Google Pay

Step 1: Login to your Google Pay (GPay) account and tap on the search bar button, you will find all recent users’ UPI IDs and mobile numbers. Just select the person’s UPI ID or mobile number to block.

Block UPI ID/Mobile Number on Google Pay

Step 2: Next screen your selected UPI ID or mobile number chat and the payment screen will be opened. Tap on the ‘three dots’¬†on the top right side.

Block unblock UPI ID/Mobile Number on Google Pay

Step 3: Next, tap on the “Block this Person” option.

Block unblock UPI ID/Mobile Number on Google Pay

Step 4: In the next step, confirm your blocking request.

Block unblock UPI ID/Mobile Number on Google Pay

Step 5: Done! Your selected UPI ID or mobile number has been blocked successfully. Now this person won’t be able to contact you on Google Pay. If you have blocked mistakenly, you can tap on “Unblock” instantly on this screen as you can see in the below screenshot.

Block unblock UPI ID/Mobile Number on Google Pay

How To Block New UPI ID

If you want to block a new UPI ID which not listed in your recent transaction list, then you can select the “Pay UPI ID or number” option on the home screen and block the UPI ID as we have discussed in the above steps.

Block unblock UPI ID/Mobile Number on Google Pay

How To Unblock UPI ID/Mobile Number on Google Pay

Now suppose you want to Unblock UPI ID or mobile number on Google Pay then follow these steps:

Step 1: Open the Google Pay profile section by tapping on the profile picture.

Google Pay profile

Step 2: Now tap and open the “Settings

Block unblock UPI ID/Mobile Number on Google Pay

Step 3: In the settings, select the “Privacy & Security” option.

Block unblock UPI ID/Mobile Number on Google Pay

Step 4: Next screen you will find the “Blocked people” option where you can see and unlock the people you have blocked.

Block unblock UPI ID/Mobile Number on Google Pay

Step 5: Now find the UPI ID or mobile number you want to unblock and tap on the “Unblock” option. Done! it will be unblocked instantly.

Block unblock UPI ID/Mobile Number on Google Pay

FAQs

(1) Can I Block spam UPI accounts on Google Pay?

Ans: Yes, you can block those unwanted spam users on Google Pay, just copy the UPI ID and go to the chat screen where you can block the UPI ID. Please follow the above steps.

(2) I have blocked UPI ID by mistake. How to Unblock it?

Ans: Don’t worry you can unblock it easily. Just go to the settings – security and privacy section where you will find your block list. Just choose your UPI ID and unblock it.

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