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Applying for and Activating Telephone Numbers

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Applying for telephone numbers

From 8 December 2014, Ofcom has a new on-line system to apply for telephone numbers

Harmonised European numbers for harmonised services of social value (116XXX numbers)

Information on 116 numbers, including register of numbers available in the UK and details of the comparative selection process

Consumer Protection Test for telephone number allocation

Details of Ofcom’s Consumer Protection Test and access to the under assessment list and the number refusal list

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