Costs Associated With 0844 Numbers
The sections below outline the costs associated with owning and using an 0844 fixed rate telephone number in the UK, to both the owners, and callers.
Costs to the Caller
(If you wish to use an 0844 number with a different call cost, please contact us to discuss your requirements)
Costs to you
The Setup Fee
Costs or Revenues per Minute
Costs to route your 0844 number to a mobile phone
To route your 0844 number to a UK mobile phone number you will have to pay an activation fee of £9.95 plus £4.95 per month. Once this is paid your 0844 number will be made live. You will then be charged a pence-per-minute rate based on your mobile network operator.
Your mobile routing call charges bill is generated monthly and if it is over £1.00, charged to your credit card or direct debit within 14 days of the billing date (1st of every calendar month). If your monthly call charges bill is less than £1.00 it is carried over to the next months bill.
You can change your terminating number at any time, free of charge in your number management panel.
See the table below for 0844 mobile routing rates.
This table shows how much it will cost per minute to route your 0844 number to a UK mobile phone, based on what network you use.
For example, for a 5ppm 0844 number, if you wish to route your 0844 number to a UK Three mobile number, it would cost you:
Routing Your Fixed Rate Number to an International Number
You can have your 0844 Fixed Rate Number routed through to an International number (landline or mobile). Calls will still be exactly the same price as for callers, regardless of where you have routed the number to.
There is a one-off charge of £9.95 to set up international routing to your account, plus a monthly charge of £2.50 per number, or alternatively you can activate the feature account-wise for all the numbers in your account for a setup fee of £49.95 and £9.95 per month.
You will also have to pay a higher pence per minute charge to receive calls on your international number. To determine this ppm charge please contact us to check your desired international routing.
You can buy these features on a per-number basis via the number management page in your management panel.
If you plan to have more numbers in the future and want advanced features on these too, it may be cheaper for you to buy the Account-Wide option which will apply to all numbers in your account.
Click here to view and buy the features with account-wide pricing.