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0871 Fixed Rate Numbers
from Blue Penguins UK

Service Package: Basic Connect Legend
The cost effective worldwide single call diversion package, either by landline mobile or VoIP destination.

Number Range: Fixed Rate
0871 218 xxxx

Cost to call a 0871 UK Telephone Number
From six pence per minute to ten pence per minute from BT landlines, call rates are more from mobiles. Blue Penguins 0871 numbers are charged at the maximum of ten pence per minute enabling a greater range of inclusive diverts and payout.

Regulatory issues
0871 Fixed Rate range is being regulated by PhonePayPlus (formerly known as ICSTIS) since 2009, and regulation is a much lighter than 09xxx Premium Rate services. Blue Penguins Support Team will help all users with regard to regulatory issues with relevant information and automated registration where required.

Mobile accessibility
All mobile operators have a tendancy to over charge for calls to a 0871 numbers verus what a BT, landline, or a VOIP telecom provider will charge for the same rate. BT is the only landline telecom provider that charges the actual rate, and not a penny over

International Accessibility: Decent
An international operator may charge more for a call made to a 0844 number than would be charged to a local geographic 01, 02, or 03 Number. Although many international operators may support this range, some will not support the 0845 range, and could be very unreliable to recieve calls into the United Kingdom from aboard.

Typical Applications
Now that 0870 range is now same as dialing a geographic number, we may see a return to their original purpose, a way to present a company imagine without having a regional bias. This range could be a great for nation wide companies and organisations needing a general customer service number for this purpose.

Number cost, revenue, and call charges.
The owner may pay setup and rental but not call fees. In the vast majority of cases, there is a payout and this is the biggest attraction of 0871 numbers. Blue Penguins will divert to many landline destinations in Europe and aboard without any call charges. Most popular destinations will also result in a generous payout of close to six pence per minute for British landline destinations or up to seven pence per minute for VOIP Trunk destination. Blue Penguins 0871 Basic Connect Legend, may make your 0871 number cash generating every time you get an inbound call to your number. Especially when you consider the fixed call rate of calling you of ten pence per minute at all times from a BT landline, and only line rental of two quid a month for the Basic Connect Legend Plan.

With a 0871 Number from Blue Penguins
If you are cautious about costs. Choose a 'national company' style number that will help to pay for itself. Callers are charged a reasonable rate and you earn a share of the revenue. The most memorable numbers project the best professional image. If you want an even better number, gold number numbers cost a one off fee start at one quid to over a thousand pounds for the most memorable numbers.

Pick a 0871 Basic Connect Legend Number from a selection of numbers below.

Tariff Rate for a 0871 Fixed Rate Basic Connect Legend Telephone Service Plan
2.00 monthly subscription of rate, paid semi-annually in advance of 12.00 exclusive of VAT.
Initial line rental can vary from five to six month line rental.

0871 Fixed Rate Basic Connect Legend renewals are then billed semi-anually in advance of 12.00, excluding VAT.

Call Cost Explorer - calculate call diversion charges, the actual cost of pointing your number.

Picking an 0871 number from Blue Penguins UK Telecom
Use our number chooser to browse the 0871 numbers available to find the perfect match for your business. There is nothing to configure, and if you buy the number it will be ready as soon as it has been paid for. You decide where you want the call to go and it is easy to change where your number is pointed to. Changing where your number is pointed is included with any telephone service plan with Blue Penguins and you change the destination as many times as needed with no additonal charge.