Make your calls free-phone
Take a new 080, or port your existing 080 number to our network to benefit from low cost inbound calls and endless network features
080 numbers are free to call
080 includes Network Features
No cost to port your 080 number
Generate more calls with 080
080 inbound call statistics
080 numbers made live in 2 days
Use an 0800 / 0808 number, or port your existing 080 numbers to our Inbound number platform. 080 numbers are inclusive within mobile minutes and free to call from UK Landlines making them the lowest cost number and most favourable by callers.
Reports show that operating a freephone number increases inbound call volumes by up to 300%. All 0800 / 0808 numbers provided by us will have full feature access to our Inbound number platform.
By taking new 080 numbers or porting your existing 080 numbers to UK IT Networks will enable your business to have access to the following inbound services:
Can be used with any number, anywhere
EASE OF USE
Easy to use, the entire service is jargon free
Immediate to set up, everything is online
NO CAPITAL OUTLAY
No set up costs with implementation
If your 080 number is ordered before mid-day, it should be made live the same day. Otherwise it’s the next working day. We take time to ensure your 080 number is connected correctly, so would rather take the extra few hours to make sure you have the access you need than rush your 080 order through. We also strongly advise that you do not, publish, market or disclose your 080 number until it has been confirmed as live.
080 numbers were introduced to the UK as a free cost to call number. Your business pays the cost of the call, and it is deemed that this can increase inbound call volumes by up to 300%
080 numbers still have a strong position within the UK business sector, they are seen as the most understood number range by the consumer.
Ofcom introduced changes on the 1st July 2015 stating that mobile network carriers must make 080 freephone calls free on mobile phones.
All our 080 numbers are provided with a 99.995% up-time guarantee for delivery of voice.
We are proud to still be offering a 24x7x365 UK based customer support team, in addition to a desk based account manager. We understand the impact it would have on your business if your 080 numbers stopped working. For this reason it is important to us, to ensure that communications are not jeopardised by routing the calls over-seas.
All callers will be able to call your 080 number from the UK. A large proportion of callers internationally will be able to call your 080 number also. However in extreme cases whereby the international carrier does not have your UK 080 range registered with their network, it is likely their callers may have problems calling your number.
We provide your 080 numbers will all the services listed on our features page. This includes network call recording, queuing, auto-attendant, hunt groups, call ratio, fax to e-mail, advanced stats and more.
Yes, most companies use multiple 080 numbers as a way to track advertisements. Although they may use hundreds of 080 numbers, all of them point back to their contact centre main number.
Using our advanced stats tool on our inbound platform, you can then log the number of calls made against each marketing 080 number. This will allow you to see what your return on investment is for that particular campaign.
080 numbers can be pointed to a mobile, and to an international destination. However make note, that doing this will add an additional cost to your business to receive calls. You may want to look at a higher cost number such as 084 to do this, which can absorb the diversion leg within the rebate. We can confirm what the cost would be by e-mailing; [email protected] or calling us on; 0344 324 8585
Many companies that out-source their calls abroad use 08 numbers as a way to not upset or confuse their callers. For instance a technical support team in India may be contacted on a 080 number which routes internationally to them.
We only place our numbers on Tier 1 carrier networks. Resilience is more important than our commercial offering; therefore we’d never consider an inferior carrier network for our customers 080 numbers.
We empower all our customers to re-direct their own 080 numbers. For each 080 number you have with us, you will have the functionality not just to re-direct your calls you can also add a variety of over network services.
Yes. Our numbers are ranked via a ‘star’ system. A 1* 0800 number would be a standard grade number i.e. ending 6305, where as a 5* 0800 number may end in 9999. We do look to offer discounts on multiple number purchases, and therefore ask that you contact our sales team to discuss your requirements in more detail by e-mailing; [email protected] or calling us on; 0344 324 8585