*0800 numbers now FREE to call from all mobiles too
- 1000 minutes of inclusive calls every month
- Online control, call statistics, missed call alerts and voicemail
- All for just £14.99 a month (additional calls charged at regular rate). Save up to £15 a month
As of the 1st of July 2015 it is now entirely free to call any 0800 number from any UK landline or mobile phone. This means that when you choose an 0800 service for your business, your customers are going to notice; with one of these professional business numbers you can see your advertising response rates rocket by a stellar 185 per cent, meaning that a dedicated 0800 number is an investment which makes you money.
Not convinced? Here are nine great reasons why you should buy an 0800 number from Planet Numbers today:
- 0800 numbers are free to call from all UK landline and mobile phones
- Watch your advertising response rate rocket by up to 185 per cent!
- Our new monthly bundle gives you 750 landline minutes & 250 mobile minutes for just £14.99
- Any additional calls cost just 3p a minute from landlines or 6p from mobiles
- We bill calls by the second, not by the minute – our minimum charge is just a penny
- You can give your callers the best possible service with our automated call handling
- Control your 0800 number online with the Planet Numbers Online Dashboard
- We’ve a massive range of 0800 numbers to pick from, for every size of business
- We offer free connection for all numbers in our Bronze range
of people recognise 0800 as free to call
more responses when you advertise an 0800 number
Our 0800 numbers start at just £14.99 per month
According to independent market research, featuring an 0800 number in your companies advertising and promotional material can improve responses by up to 185%. Why? Quite simply, over 90% of the UK population recognise that 0800 numbers are totally free to call and so have no problem doing so. Considering all the new business leads that these numbers can generate as a result, these business numbers basically pay for themselves.
You can receive all of these potential new business leads and customer calls for only £14.99 a month for 750 minutes a month of calls from landlines and 250 minutes from mobiles. After your allowance, calls are charged at 3p per minute for landline originated calls and 6p per minute for mobile originated calls.
Fax to Email Freephone Numbers
Many businesses still rely on faxes as a means of communicating with their clients and partners – particularly when dealing with people overseas. You can set up an additional freephone number as a dedicated fax line, ensuring that all of your incoming faxes are sent directly to your email address as super-clear PDF files. Thanks to Planet Numbers you can finally get rid of that expensive, messy old fax machine for good!
How do 0800 numbers work?
There’s no need to buy any new equipment when you get your business a freephone number from Planet Numbers. Simply let us know what your office number is and we will connect it to your new 0800 number – these numbers simply route to your existing office phone or mobile. We don’t charge you for changing the number you route to either, meaning that you can take your 0800 number with you should you ever relocate your business – just login to the Planet Numbers Dashboard and within a few clicks you can route your 0800 number to any new destination – or just let us know and we’ll take care of the rest. Once you have an 0800 number your business cards will never have to change and your vehicle livery won’t need updating again – it’s all just back to business as usual.
How much do our 0800 numbers cost?
You pay a one-off connection fee when you buy your 0800 number from Planet Numbers – unless you buy a number from our Bronze range where we’ll waive the fee. After that, it’s just a small monthly fee starting from just £14.99. This includes the 750 incoming minutes from landlines and 250 from mobiles we mentioned earlier.
Any additional incoming calls received on top of the bundle will cost just 3p per minute from landlines or 6p from mobiles. We’re dedicated to providing the very best service around too, which is why we charge these extra calls by the second, not by the minute. We will, however, round up to the nearest penny just to keep things sensible.
Why Choose Planet Numbers for an 0800 Service?
All of our Bronze 0800 numbers are now available with zero connection fees when you reserve yours online today. To find the 0800 number that best meets your current business needs and matches your budget, please click on one of the links below. We’ve always got a massive range of freephone 0800 numbers to pick from. If you have any questions about our 08 numbers or any of the services we provide, please don’t hesitate to call us free on 08000 886 886.
How the Planet Numbers Online Dashboard can help
The Planet Numbers online dashboard makes managing the day-to-day operations of your freephone numbers a piece of cake. So, for example, say you needed to reroute all your incoming 0800 calls to your mobile because you need to drive across the country for work – a couple of clicks on the Planet Numbers Online Dashboard later and you’re done! Want to redirect your 0800 number to your head office while you’re there on business? A couple of clicks and you’re done. It really is that simple.
Needless to say, your callers will have no idea they are calling a mobile and they won’t pay the normal charges for doing so. You can divert your calls to a mobile of your choice for just 9p/min (plus 4p/min surcharge where calls originate from a mobile), whenever you need to, either permanently or just every now and then.
When times are tough it’s crucial that you make sure to get the most out of every one of your incoming sales calls. Our automated call handling services are the simplest way of adding a sophisticated yet easy to manage range of virtual switchboard services to your business, and you can do this from just £7 a month. These automated greetings messages, out-of-hour rerouting to mobiles, call queuing and automatic voicemail to email services are all great ways to make sure you never miss a vital incoming customer call again. All of our call handling and virtual receptionist add-ons can be simply managed from your Planet Numbers online dashboard.
Choose from these add-ons:
Welcome GreetingEvery incoming call is welcomed with a friendly and helpful personal message
Time of day call handlingRedirect your incoming calls to different destinations depending on the time of the day and/or the day of the week
Call RecordingNo more scrabbling for a pen and paper - record any incoming call when you need to
Call QueuingLet your customers know you'll be with them shortly
Call Centre Handling PackageThe easiest way to get an effective in-house 'call centre' without having to buy new equipment or hire new staff
Simultaneous Call HandlingHandle a number of calls at once during busy times
Online Call Data ReportsIt's never been more important to know where your business is coming from - data reports show you instantly
Divert to MobileIf you're often out and about, you can divert calls instantly to your mobile so you don't miss any important calls
Multiple Destination RoutingThis lets you control precisely how your calls are redirected to different destination numbers - so you could send half to one number and 25% each to two others, for example
Call WhisperTells you which number has been called, so you can identify which advert is being responded to, or product enquired about, providing a valuable 'heads up' before speaking to the caller.
Live Call Answering ServiceYou can't beat a real, friendly human being answering your incoming sales calls when your lines are busy
Zone routingZone Routing directs incoming calls to the nearest franchisee or local branch from the caller.
Choose your perfect number
To find out more about 0800 Numbers please complete the following or call free on 0800 0886 886 and speak with one of our friendly team.