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General
CountryUnited Kingdom 
CarrierVodafone (ex C&W) 
Last edited (yyy-mm-dd)2015-11-12 
Number formats
Outbound Freephone0800 XXX XXXX, 0500 89 XXXX (Pre July 97) 
Domestic Freephone0800 XXX XXXX, 0500 XX XXXX (Pre July 97) 
International Access Code00 
Service offerIFSUIFN
InboundYes Yes 
DomesticYes Yes 
Home Country Direct Inbound
Outbound
Home Country Direct Outbound
CLI provided on outbound calls
Outbound simultaneous call limit and defaultNo limit No limit 
Call chargeIFSUIFN
Free or chargeableFree Free 
Remark
Number accessibility within countryIFSUIFN
Accessible from PABXs Yes 
Accessible from HotelsYes, nominal charges often applied. Yes, nominal charges often applied. 
Accessible from phones with international call barringBT owned. BT owned. 
Geographic restrictions
Islands/teritories included in dialplanEngland, Scotland, Wales, Guernsey, Jersey, Northern Ireland (not Rep. of Ireland)  England, Scotland, Wales, Guernsey, Jersey, Northern Ireland (not Rep. of Ireland)  
Accessible through other carriers/networks in countryYes - All UK carriers Yes - All UK carriers 
Full country coverage provided by a single carrierYes No, service must be provisioned by both BT and C&W 
Telephone include alpha characters
Access from payphonesIFSUIFN
Coins or cards needed
Payphone
operator
To be
recognized
IFS
access
free /
charged
UIFN
access
free /
charged
HCD
access
free /
charged
Remarks on payphone access
Access from
mobile operators
Number
ranges
IFS
access
free /
charged
UIFN
access
free /
charged
HCD
access
free /
charged
MMO2/BT Yes Free Yes Airtime 
One 2 One Yes Free Yes Airtime 
Orange Yes Free     No n.a. 
Vodafone Yes Free Yes Airtime 
Remarks on mobile accessibility
Number accessibility from abroadIFSUIFN
IFS numbersNo N.a.
Domestic freephonenumbersNo N.a.
DTMF Capability
Required for accessNo 
% of payphones with DTMF100% 
100% by when
Number PortabilityIFSUIFN
Domestic to internationalYes All UIFN's portable as required by ITU-T rec. E.169
International to domesticYes 
International between countriesYes 
International between carriersYes 
Domestic or international between carriers within countryNo 
Single SOF portability supportedYes Yes 
Number for callers to report troubleDial 100, Operator Assistance Dial 100, Operator Assistance 
Directory serviceIFSUIFN
PrintedNo No 
Operator assistedNo No 
InternetNo No 
Aging period for disconnected numbersN.a.
Service provisioning leadtime8 working Days. 8 working Days. 
Related servicesInboundOutbound
Offers international shared cost
Offers international premium rate
Does agree to use transit for IFS/HCD
Is willing to act as transit carrier for IFS/HCD
Offers wholesale IFS
Internet links
Carrier homepagecw.com 
For additional information 
Regulatorofcom.org.uk 
Public holiday informationwww.berr.gov.uk/employment/bank-public-holidays/index.html