Are 1300 Numbers Free?

One of the most common questions we’re asked is are 1300 Numbers free? The short answer is no. Like 1800 numbers, 1300 number services are offered by phone providers for a fee. Unlike Free Call numbers, calls to 1300 numbers are charged at affordable local rates for the caller.

What’s the difference between 1300 and 1800 numbers?

The only difference between 1300 and 1800 numbers is the way they are charged. 1800 numbers are Free Call numbers that can be called from fixed lines at no charge, with the account holder shouldering the entire cost of calls. 1300 number calls are charged a local rate, while the account holder shares the cost based on the rates determined by their 1300 number plan.

Are 1300 Numbers free to call in Australia?

At minimum, your customers will pay the cost of a local call when they ring on any Australian landline. This rate is determined by the caller’s phone company.

Are 1300 Numbers free to call from mobiles?

When a customer calls your business using a mobile phone, they will be charged at a cost specified by their mobile phone carrier. Thankfully, there are mobile providers that include call allowances for 1300 calls in their plans.

For full details on the cost to setup and operate a 1300 Number view our Customer Information Summary.

Are 1300 Numbers free to purchase?

1300 numbers are free if you choose from our selection of random normal issue numbers. This is recommended if memorability is not a high priority for your business. There’s no cost to obtain the number, but initial setup and ongoing monthly call plan fees apply.

Browse our range of Gold, Platinum and Free 1300 Numbers.

Are 1300 Numbers free to call?

Local Call Numbers are a great way to attract customers from anywhere in Australia. Keep in mind that calls from outside your local area may be charged long distance charges. To keep costs to a minimum, only advertise your number in your areas of operation.

When a customer calls your number, your business will be charged based on your call plan. 1300 Numbers Australia offers best value 1300 number plans with free talk time.

Calls to your 1300 number are free for the first 30 minutes with our 1300 GROW while our 1300 PRO gives you unlimited free talk time (applies to local landline to landline calls).

Call Plans starting from $14 per month

Our competitively priced monthly call plans start from just $14 per month, and you don’t have to commit to a long-term, locked-in contract – simply give us a minimum of one month’s notice to cancel your service.

For full details on the cost to setup and operate a 1300 Number view our Customer Information Summary.