You can generate an extra authentication credential for your account and store it with a partner recovery provider.

About Recover Accounts Elsewhere

With Recover Accounts Elsewhere, you can add an extra security factor to your GitHub account in case you lose access to your two-factor authentication method or recovery codes.

Generating and storing an account recovery token

You can generate an account recovery token and store it with a partner recovery provider.

Authenticating with an account recovery token

If you lose access to the two-factor authentication methods for your GitHub account, you can retrieve your account recovery token from a partner recovery provider and ask GitHub Support to review it.