You can have a free Net-Telco number, if you choose one of our 084 or 087 numbers call forwarding can be free too.

  • We give you a free UK telephone number from the area code you choose.
  • There are no setup fees.
  • There are no monthly fees.
  • There are no annual fees.
  • The only thing you pay for is the cost of forwarding the call (See Call Forwarding Costs).
  • Make sure the number does not go for a period of more than 28 days without being called and answered (if it does the number will be returned to the pool and if you wanted it back you would need to purchase it and renew it annually).
  • There is a restriction on where calls can be forwarded to:
    • 01, 02 and 05 Numbers can only be forwarded to Land lines and Mobiles where a call forwarding charge will be payable.
    • 033, 084 and 087 can also forward to VoIP locations. 084 and 087 numbers can be used for Fax2Email.
  • There is a restriction on where calls can originate from. Calls from outside the UK are not allowed.

You can purchase a numbers if you want to select specific numbers or are wanting to forward 01, 02 or 05 numbers to VoIP destinations, or are wanting to use our advances features (Call Announcement, Call Whisper, Voicemail, Fax2Email etc.).

Choose the area code you want a free number for


All we ask is that the number assigned to you does not go for a period of more than 28 days without being called and answered. – You even get to choose which area code you would like a number for.

If you just want a number but don’t plan to use it just yet or don’t want to worry about it being called once a month you can pay a low annual retainer of just £8.50 in order to safeguard your ownership of it.

Why Buy a Number or Upgrade?

Free numbers are great, bought numbers are better…

With a bought number number you get a following extra features:

  • Your choice of number.
  • Its yours for a year.
  • Receive calls from outside the UK.
  • Forward calls to a SIP URI or SIP Server.
  • Forward to a different number on No Answer or Busy (pstn numbers only).
  • Free SOLO SIP account.
  • Call Announcement (play an announcement to the caller).
  • Call Whisper (play an announcement to yourself so you know which number is being called).
  • Forward to Voicemail.
  • Fax 2 Email.
  • Low cost annual retention just £8.50.
Choose the area code you want a free number for

Call Forwarding charges

The call charges show how much it costs to forward a Net-Telco number.
Prices shown are in pence per minute. We charge by the second.

Net-Telco UK 01,02,03 UK Mobile *
01,02,03,05 0.9 4
0845 free 3
0844 695 free 2
0872 free Free
0800 ** 2.4 5.5

* Mobile prices shown are to standard o2, ee and Vodafone numbers. Operators vary. For a full list of call charges see call charges
Please note a minimum call charge of 2p applies to any non free call.

All prices quoted are subject to but exclude VAT.