How can I delete my mailbox?

Attention. All messages will be deleted together with your account. New incoming messages aren't delivered.

After deleting your mailbox, you will still be able to use your username to use other Yandex services.

To delete a mailbox:

  1. Go to All settings.
  2. Click delete at the bottom of the page:
  3. Enter your Yandex account password and confirm that you want to delete it using one of the following methods:
    • enter the code you received on your phone via SMS
    • answer the security question
    Restriction. If you can't remember your security question answer or you don't have access to the phone number you listed, then you can't delete your mailbox. See the Change phone number section for more information. See I don't remember the answer to my security question for information on what to do.
Attention. If you have a mailbox on,, or QIP, you can't delete it.

If you'd like to delete your Yandex account completely, see Deleting your account.