Authorization

Authorization of a third party

a) Authorization by postal mail together with registration (return in enclosed envelope)

If you wish to authorize a specific person when registering, please use the registration form. Please select 1b on the form and fill in 1b and the rest of the registration form completely. You can then send the registration form back to us by mail using the enclosed envelope. Please note that in this case we must receive the registration form by midnight (CEST) on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 (deadline for registration). Due to legal reasons we cannot process any documentation received after this date.

c) Authorization via the Internet Dialog

You can also use our convenient Internet Dialog at http://www.telekom.com/hv-service to authorize a specific person. For further information about our Internet Dialog, in particular for using the Internet Dialog, please read our Information on Internet Dialog.

Issuing proxy authorizations and voting instructions to Deutsche Telekom AG's proxies

a) Issuing proxy authorizations and voting instructions by postal mail together with registration (return in enclosed envelope)

If you wish to authorize an official proxy of the company when registering, please fill in the registration form. Please select 2a on the form and fill in 2a and the rest of the registration form. Please remember to sign at the bottom and do not forget to issue your voting instructions on the voting instructions form. You can then send the registration form, including the voting instructions on the voting instructions form, back to us by mail using the enclosed envelope. Please note that in this case we must receive the registration form by midnight (CEST) on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 (deadline for registration). Due to legal reasons we cannot process any documentation received after this date.

b) Authorizing and issuing voting instructions via the Internet Dialog

You can also use our convenient Internet Dialog at www.telekom.com/hv-service to authorize proxies and issue voting instructions to the Company's proxies. For further information about our Internet Dialog, in particular for using the Internet Dialog, please read our Information on Internet Dialog.

d) Necessity of issuing instructions

Please note that the company's proxies will only make use of your proxy authorization if they have received specific instructions on how to vote. In this respect, they will only take into account voting instructions regarding motions for resolution announced in the invitation as well as certain counter-motions and nominations for elections made public under §§ 126, 127 AktG. In particular, voting instructions regarding making spoken contributions or asking questions or proposing motions or raising objections will be ignored.

e) Subsequent changes to voting instructions already issued

You may change any instructions you have given to the proxies of Deutsche Telekom until just before voting takes place at the shareholders' meeting; you will be informed in the Internet Dialog when voting instructions can no longer be issued. Please note that if the proxy authorization granted to the Company's proxies is revoked, it will not be possible for the Company's proxies to vote according to your instructions.

Authorization for a bank or shareholders' association

If you wish to authorize a financial institution or shareholders' association (or persons legally equal to them) to be your proxy, please inquire whether and on what conditions the bank/shareholders' association is prepared to represent you and to exercise your voting rights. Please use the application form under 2b to provide a proxy authorization for a bank or a shareholders' association. Please note that in this case, the registration form with the authorization must reach the bank/shareholders' association with enough time for the bank / association to register with the company as required by midnight (CEST) on Wednesday, May 24, 2017.

If the bank is not prepared to exercise your voting rights, it is possible to authorize the proxies stated in subsection (2a), according to the terms specified therein, to vote in accordance with your instructions as given on the voting instructions form, provided that this form is duly forwarded to the Company (this sentence can be deleted on the form if not required).You can, however, authorize a bank or shareholders' association using the online service of the registrar of our shareholders' register (ADEUS) via the Internet. The relevant link can be found in the Internet Dialog.

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