We guarantee that you will be satisfied with our available 1300 and 1800 number selection. We handpick our 1300 and 1800 numbers. We do this to give you the finest range of available 1300 numbers and 1800 numbers in Australia.Network Description:
Both 1300 numbers and 1800 numbers are described as inbound services hosted on an inbound network. Other networks include outbound, mobile, satellite, Voip etc.They Are Virtual Numbers:
Both 1300 numbers and 1800 numbers are described as virtual numbers because they “piggy-back” other network services such as landline, mobile, Voip, Voice2Email, Fax2Email, Live Answer etc.The Real Difference:
- 1300 and 1800 numbers only differ in call charge types.
- 1300 caller connection fee: Yes, at the cost of a local call to anywhere across Australia.
- 1800 caller connection fee: No connection fee for a 1800 caller.
- However, mobile callers calling into a 1300 or 1800 number may be are charged by their own mobile network.
1800 Lucky Dip Numbers™: These are standard generic type 1800 numbers with a random mix of 6 numbers after the “1800″.
All 1800 Lucky Dip Numbers™ are owned by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) and recycled to Telecommunication Service Providers.
All 1800 numbers are second hand, recycled numbers from previous business owners who have given up their 1800 number. No responsibility is taken by Telecommunication Service Providers for the cost of unwanted calls from recycled 1800 numbers. This can be an issue if you choose a recycled 1800 number that is still advertised by the previous business owner. Before you apply for a recycled 1800 Lucky Dip Numbers™ you should carry out a thorough internet search.
You can view our list of currently available 1800 Lucky Dip Numbers™ by clicking here
1800 Flash Numbers™: These are easy to recall 1800 numbers known as 1800 Flash Numbers™. 1800 Flash Numbers™ are a combination of sequential numbers or double and triples digits. You can view our list of currently available 1800 Flash Numbers™ by clicking here.
1800 PhoneWords: These are 1800 numbers that form words but can have serious "over-dial" issues. Some telephone networks may disconnect the caller if the caller dials a phone word with more than 9 letters (9 digits). For more information about "over-dial" issues visit Australian Communication Media Authority's Fact Sheet: What is 'overdialling' and why can it be a problem?.
Dealing With Unregistered Service Providers: In Australia it is now an offence subject to stiff penalties to provide telecommunication products and services while not a "Current Member" of the Australian Government's delegated compliance watchdog Communications Compliance Ltd (CommCom).
Telcofusion was one of the first in the telecommunications industry to be awarded Compliant CommCom Membership status.
BEWARE: Discover which Telco Providers to avoid by viewing the CommCom's CSP List of compliant and non-compliant Telco Providers. Don't risk losing your consumer rights... avoid any "Telco Provider" with a ACMA Formal Warnings against it.
Discover which Telco Provider has been warned by ACMA. Simply Google the name of your Telco and add ACMA in the search bar eg Google search "V Telecom ACMA"
BEWARE: Avoid losing your consumer rights... if you're thinking of dealing with a Telco Provider not listed with CommCom then think again. You won't have any consumer rights if you signup with an Unregistered Service Provider.
Lock-In Contracts: Avoid lock-in term contracts... it's just a way to keep you locked in to higher prices for longer.
Lock-in term contracts may sound great at the time but if, during the contract term, you find cheaper prices elsewhere you may have to payout the term contract to get out.
Telcofusion does not have lock-in term contracts for hosting your 1800 number. You can move to another Telco Provider at anytime you wish by giving us just one calendar month's notice to finalise your account.
Telcofusion 1800 Number Benefits:
- $5 A Month Hosting – NO CATCHES:
You can start on just $5 per month hosting + call costs. Suits small start-up businesses.
- Real Time 1800 Number Divert:
You can change where your 1800 numbers diverts real time, anytime. Just login, change your diversion (answer point) and then submit your change to activate live.
- Each 1800 Number Comes With Loads Of Free Features:
We offer heavily discounted Advantage Rates compared to our main competitors. We do this to give new customers an opportunity to benefit from our range of included features:
- Real-time diversion (answerpoint) changes at no charge
- Voice To Email (or Fax To Email)
- Real-time call records
- Call Overflows (Diversions)
- State Based Routing
- Time based Routing
- and much more...
- Instant Online 1800 Lucky Dip Number™ Activation:
If you choose a 1800 Lucky Dip Numbers™ you can have it instantly activated online, realtime. (Excludes 1800 Flash Numbers™, 1800 SmartNumbers® and 1800 number transfers to us)
- No Setup Fee:
Some Telcos are charging between $19 and $100 to setup an 1800 number. What benefit do you receive for paying them a set-up fee? We charge nothing to setup your 1800 number.
- No Cancellation Fee:
Just give us one full calendar month's notice to cancel your 1800 number service. Beware of hidden 1800 Number cancellation fees. If they have a 1800 Number cancellation fee, walk away.
- No Flagfall:
We don't charge you any 1800 Number Flag-fall on any landline or mobile calls terminating in Australia.
- Calls Charged By The Second::
Some Telcos charge 1800 calls in 30 second blocks. We only charge 1800 calls in one second increments after the first minute.
1800 Number Hosting Plans
Simply Put, Our 1800 Inbound Rates Sell Themselves...