Contacts picker component using new contacts framework by apple

Platform Swift 3 CocoaPods Compatible CI Status License Twitter: @HaveYouMetPrabu


Single Selection Multi Selection



EPContactsPicker is available on CocoaPods. Just add the following to your project Podfile:

pod 'EPContactsPicker'

Manual Installation

Just drag and drop the EPContactsPicker folder into your project


  • iOS9+
  • Swift 3.0
  • ARC

For manual installation you might have to add these frameworks in your Build Phases ContactsUI.framework and Contacts.framework.


EPContacts Picker provides lot of features which lets you customize the picker

  1. Single selection and multiselection option
  2. Search Contacts
  3. Making the secondary data to show as requested(Phonenumbers, Emails, Birthday and Organisation)
  4. Section Indexes to easily navigate throught the contacts
  5. Showing initials when image is not available
  6. EPContact object to get the properties of the contacts


Init the picker by passing delegate, multiselection option and the secondary data(Phone number, Email, brithday and Organisation) to be displayed

let contactPickerScene = EPContactsPicker(delegate: self, multiSelection:false, subtitleCellType: SubtitleCellValue.Email)
let navigationController = UINavigationController(rootViewController: contactPickerScene)
self.presentViewController(navigationController, animated: true, completion: nil)


EPContactsPicker provides you four delegates for getting the callbacks on the picker

func epContactPicker(_: EPContactsPicker, didContactFetchFailed error : NSError)
func epContactPicker(_: EPContactsPicker, didCancel error : NSError)
func epContactPicker(_: EPContactsPicker, didSelectContact contact : EPContact)
func epContactPicker(_: EPContactsPicker, didSelectMultipleContacts contacts : [EPContact])

EPContact Object

EPContact object provides you the properties of a contact. This contains properties like displayname, initials, firstname, lastname, organisation, birthdayString etc


EPContactsPicker is available under the MIT license. See the LICENSE file for more info.


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