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Find out more about changes to 08 Numbers

The Good News

  • 0800 Numbers will be free from landlines and Mobile phones.

  • Calls to 084 and 087 numbers of less than a minute will be marginally cheaper.

  • Callers should have a clear indication about how much the Calls are costing them as the Ofcom guide ensures that Providers are transparent about their costs.

The Bad News

  • Call Costs for calls longer than one minute to 0844 and 0871 Numbers are increasing, from both landline and mobiles.

  • One off Connection Charge and Per Minute Call Charge replaced with two

  • 'Per Minute’ charges now called Access Charge and Service Charge.