Toll Free numbers are a great way to attract local and international customers to your business, without the typical expenses. With so many call features and functions, the cost of a Toll Free number can be a lot less than you may be thinking.
If your looking to make a great first impression with your customers from all locations, read on to find out how you can get a toll free number for your business.
What is a Toll Free Number?
Toll free numbers are telephone numbers that can be dialled from landlines with no charge to the caller. Having a Toll Free number means that your customers can reach your business without being charged a call fee. Incoming calls to toll free numbers can be redirected to one or more of your designated answer points.
There are two types of Toll Free numbers; 1800 Numbers and International Numbers. There are a few differences between these two, so picking between them will depend on your business needs and requirements.
1800 numbers are national numbers that can be dialled from any location in Australia, as there is no local prefix or particular exchange assigned to the number. By giving your customers the convenience of free calls, 1800 numbers are great for generating inbound calls and creating a positive business image.
A 1800 number could be a great choice for businesses that operate through customer service lines or who are seeking to create a bigger image.
International Toll Free Numbers
International Numbers are for businesses who are looking to reach international customers. These types of numbers are available to connect to customers in New Zealand, USA, UK and many other countries. You can have the Toll Free International number routed to your Australian number, creating a seamless call management process for your business.
This type of Toll Free number would be well-suited to businesses with international suppliers or that have multiple global locations.
Cost of a Toll Free Number
Toll Free Numbers are a lot more affordable than you may think. There are a range of plans available to compare, with pricing starting as low as $5 per month. There are no hidden costs or extra charges, meaning you can take advantage of all the features and functions that these Toll Free numbers have to offer.
Where to Buy a Toll Free Number
Depending on which type of number you’ve decided to get, you’ll first need to be either allocated a number by a provider or purchase one via the ACMA database. Once you have received your number, it will then need to be activated with a carrier to start receiving calls. We have a full range of various plans to connect to that will suit any business and budget, all with included call features and functions.
Toll Free numbers are an inexpensive way to reach customers in various locations to create a lasting first impression. Set your business apart and boost your business image with a 1800 or International Toll Free Number.
If you’d like some assistance with getting a Toll Free number for your business, please call 1300 00 1300 to speak to one of our specialists or use the button below to enquire now.