A Django library which interfaces with python-phonenumbers to validate, pretty print and convert
python-phonenumbers is a port of Google's libphonenumber library, which
powers Android's phone number handling.
PhoneNumber, a pythonic wrapper around
PhoneNumberField, a model field
PhoneNumberField, a form field
PhoneNumberPrefixWidget, a form widget for selecting a region code and entering a national number
PhoneNumberInternationalFallbackWidget, a form widget that uses national numbers unless an international number is entered
- Note: This package will by default install phonenumberslite if no
- phonenumbers package has been installed already.
pip install django-phonenumber-field
phonenumber_field to the list of the installed apps in
INSTALLED_APPS = [ ... 'phonenumber_field', ... ]
Then, you can use it like any regular model field:
from phonenumber_field.modelfields import PhoneNumberField class MyModel(models.Model): name = models.CharField(max_length=255) phone_number = PhoneNumberField() fax_number = PhoneNumberField(blank=True)
Internally, PhoneNumberField is based upon
CharField and by default
represents the number as a string of an international phonenumber in the database (e.g
Representation can be set by
PHONENUMBER_DB_FORMAT variable in django settings module.
This variable must be one of
Recommended is one of the globally meaningful formats
'NATIONAL' format require to set up
CharField's, it is discouraged to use
The object returned is a PhoneNumber instance, not a string. If strings are used to initialize it,
MyModel(phone_number='+41524204242') or form handling, it has to be a phone number
with country code.