0872 numbers work in the same way as all other 087 numbers. They are free to connect and you can earn a rebate on your inbound calls, depending on your call level.
An 0872 number is perfect for businesses looking to monetise an existing high call volume telephone line.
Each number is supplied with a free call management package worth £60 per annum, featuring a welcome message, call whisper and online call statistics.
Mins per month
Level of rebate
|500 – 2,500||4p per minute|
|2,500 – 10,000||5p per minute|
|10,000 – 25,000||6p per minute|
|25,000 – 50,000||7p per minute|
|50,000 – 75,000||7.5p per minute|
|75,000 +||8p per minute|
Each 0872 number is supplied with a free call management services with £60 annum. Upgraded services are available
In July 2015 Ofcom announced changes to the way calls to 0872 numbers are charged. These new regulations make the charges more transparent to the public. All charges are split into two parts, both of which need to be clearly displayed wherever you advertise your number.
If you have any questions regarding the use of 087 numbers please don’t hesitate to contact us.
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