and Number Changes for Geographic, Mobile, Paging, Special Rate
and Premium Rate Services
20 March 2001)
General's Statement The National numbering Scheme published in January
1997 set out Oftel policy for the rationalisation of the UK Specified
Numbering Scheme. The policy was formalised through the publication
of revised Numbering Conventions in April 1997. This document
sets out the key elements of that policy and subsequent developments
to be used by the Telecommunications Operators, represented by the
National Code and Number Change Working Groups in the preperation
of Technical and communications Implementation Plans in respect
of changes to numbering for geographic, mobile, paging, personal
numbering, Special Rate and Premium Rate services.
download the Framework document click here.
will be re-issued as necessary to include points of clarification
of further definition. If you would like to be notified when
this document changes you can join our Numbering
e-mail notification list. This can inform you whenever
a new document is published on the Numbering site and of changes
to existing documents.
[Click here to return
to 'Numbering Information' page]