Updated 10 September 2015

80023156 Error Code

You have exceeded the maximum allowed number of attempts for a specific action.


For your security, in any 24-hour period a maximum number of attempts is allowed when performing certain actions on PlayStation Network, including registering, changing or confirming credit card information; redeeming a PlayStation Network Card or voucher code; changing a password via email, and activating a PlayStation 3 system. 


  • Please check that all the details you have inputted are correct and wait 24 hours before trying again.
  • For more tips and hints on using your PlayStation system, visit our technical support forums at community.eu.playstation.com