Frequently Asked Questions:
How Long Will My 0871 Number Take to Go Live?
Your 0871 number should be live in minutes if your payment has cleared successfully.
Can a 0871 Number Be Called From Abroad?
Most countries will route the call to your 0871 number but it is not guaranteed. There is no official list of countries that will route calls back to a UK 0871 number. If you are looking to advertise a phone number abroad please call us on 08448 222 666 and we will be able to advise you of your best option.
Gold 0871 Numbers – Why Is the Price Higher?
Memorable 0871 numbers are like gold dust. It is similar to the DVLA and car registrations. Companies need memorable 0871 numbers to either allow them to stand out from their competition or to place into radio and TV adverts. The memorable number allows the consumer to remember the number during a very short advert. As numbers are running out, the price starts to climb.
Can People Still Call Me on My Landline Number When the 0871 Is Diverted to It?
Yes. The 0871 number will sit on top of your existing phone number. People will still be able to call your landline or mobile and the 0871 number will not interfere with any existing service that you have.
When I Call Outbound Will People See the 0871 number As My Phone Number?
No, but you can speak to your existing phone line provider about adding a service called CLIP (Calling Line Identity Presentation) to your existing landline. This will allow you to call out and present your 0871 number as your phone number.
How Can I Pay For My 0871 Number?
We can take most credit cards (including American Express), PayPal, Direct Debit, BACS and Cheque.
Do You Have an Online Portal to Manage My 0871 Number?
Yes. We have an online portal that will allow you to manage where your 0871 number is pointed to. The online portal costs a little extra, but it is packed with additional benefits. Please see our additional services page.
How Much Will My Customers Pay to Call a 0871 Number?
The cost to call an 0871 number from most landlines is just 5p per minute. Some 0871 numbers cost less than this, but the 0871 numbers we supply are all charged at 5p per minute to call from BT landlines. Calls from other networks and mobiles may be higher. Check with your line provider about the cost to call 0871 numbers.