Locating Meter Serial Number

Locate your Postage by Phone account number

Your 8-digit Postage by Phone account number is located in the welcome packet that you received upon sign up. You can also find it on your Postage by Phone statement.

Find the Serial Number on your meter

The 7 digit meter serial number is the identification number that is registered with the USPS for the postage meter license.  It is different from the Product Code Number (PCN), which identifies the meter model like the K700, DM100, etc.

Three Ways to Find the Serial Number on any Meter:

On the meter ID tag.The meter serial number is located on an identification tag on the back or bottom of the meter.  Depending on the meter model, it may be referred to as a meter number, a serial number, USPS number, Meter Stamp Serial Number, or a similar variation.

On the indicia/meter stamp. The meter serial number can also be found on the indicia/meter stamp, which varies from model to model.

On a printed report. The meter serial number can be identified through a printed report, such as a funds report, where the meter number is labeled as either a PB Serial No or a PBI Serial No.

Locating the Serial Number on a Specific Pitney Bowes Meter

 Personal Post (E700, E702, E707, E709)

The serial number can be found on the bottom of the meter.

 PostPerfect (B700, B702)

The 7-digit serial number, also known as the USPS number, is located on the back of the meter. A $0 stamp can also be printed that shows the serial number.

 mailstation™ or mailstation2™ (K700, K7M0)

The serial number is located on the back of the meter. It is referred to as the meter number.

 DM100, DM200L, DM225

The serial number can be found on the back of the meter.

 DM300L or DM400L

The serial number can be found on the barcode label attached to the ICC.

 DM300C, DM400C, DM450C, DM475

The serial number is located on the front bottom section of the meter.  It is referred to as the meter number.

 DM500 - DM1100

The 7 digit meter serial number can be found on back left of the DM500 mail system. The Meter Stamp Serial Number on any printed report also identifies the meter serial number.

 Connect+ Series

The meter number can be found on a refill receipt report.

Updated:  February 21, 2014
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