How Do I Sign Up for Dish Services?

It's easy to sign up for DISH services from the company's website using the automated process. All you need is to pick a service plan, choose an installation date, and provide identity verification and a form of payment.

Signing up for DISH services is easy. With just a few clicks, you can start enjoying all of the benefits that come with having satellite TV.

How Do I Get DISH?

Click "Sign up now" on the DISH website. If you're having any trouble with the sign-up process, you can contact the customer support team for help.

What Do I Need to Sign Up?

Before you start signing up for your DISH services, there are a few things you need to have, including:

  • A credit card or debit card
  • A date that works for in-home installation
  • The last four digits of the account holder's Social Security number

Once you have all these items, you're ready to sign up.

What If I Can't Sign Up?

If you don't have all the items needed to sign up, there are still ways for you to get DISH services. You can either contact DISH customer support via phone or live chat with one of their representatives online. They can help you get all the information that you need to sign up for new service.

What Payment Options Are There?

DISH Network accepts several different forms of payment, including most major credit and debit cards. They also have plans for people who want to pay month by month and other options if you prefer to sign up for a contract.

Are There Any Fees?

You will need to pay for your equipment and installation costs when setting up your satellite TV service. The good news is that the company may allow you to pay these expenses over time, so they need not come out of pocket immediately.

What Else Do I Need to Know?

There are several other details about how DISH works that you should consider before signing up for your new service. For example:

  • Customers must live in an area where the company offers services.
  • Customers must be 18 years of age or older to sign up for service.
  • Typically, there's a minimum one-year contract required for new service, but it can vary depending on which plan you choose.

Why Did GetHuman Write "How Do I Sign Up for Dish Services?"?

After thousands of DISH customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem (and many others), we decided it was time to publish instructions. So we put together How Do I Sign Up for Dish Services? to try to help. It takes time to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting DISH if necessary. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with guidance from this page.

Why does GetHuman Write How-to Guides for DISH Problems?

GetHuman has been working for over 10 years on sourcing information about big organizations like DISH in order to help customers resolve customer service issues faster. We started with contact information and fastest ways to reach a human at big companies. Particularly ones with slow or complicated IVR or phone menu systems. Or companies that have self-serve help forums instead of a customer service department. From there, we realized that consumers still needed more detailed help solving the most common problems, so we expanded to this set of guides, which grows every day. And if you spot any issues with our How Do I Sign Up for Dish Services? guide, please let us know by sending us feedback. We want to be as helpful as possible. If you appreciated this guide, please share it with your favorite people. Our free information and tools is powered by you, the customer. The more people that use it, the better it gets.


Asked a year ago
Updated a year ago
Viewed 128,624 times
Signing up for DISH
DISH new service

What customers are saying about this and similar problems

I want to cancel my service with dish you have gone up on your service every year.i am...
TV screen says unusable signal after weeks of the remote not controlling the volume or...
Haven't had.local **days. Dont have.espn. turn on guide and all the shows is...
I have the channel *** I need to remove
return equipment boxes still not here

Paying Too Much for Cable?

We created a free, impartial concierge you can speak to right now that can compare TV, cable, phone, and Internet deals in your area. Are you already getting the best deal? Call now and talk to a real, live person who can tell you what promotions you are missing out on.

Talk to Us Now: 888-379-2546Our concierge is unaffiliated and therefore able to compare deals across many companies
Was this page helpful? If so, please share!
Sharing is what powers GetHuman's free customer service contact information and tools. You can help!