1300 and 1800 Inbound 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.

1300 and 1800 Virtual Inbound Numbers


Both 1300 numbers and 1800 numbers are described as Virtual Inbound Numbers because they 'piggy-back' other network services such as landline, mobile, Voip, Voice2Email, Fax2Email, Live Answer etc.

1300 and 1800 Numbers... The Real Difference


1800 Number Advantages:
  1. Most widely recognised number service in Australia.
  2. Cost of a local call to anywhere across Australia.
  3. No software or hardware required.
  4. Wide variety of hosting plans to suit start-up businesses through to corporate customers.

3 Types of 1800 Numbers


  • 1800 Lucky Dip Numbers™: These are standard generic type 1800 numbers owned by the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) and issued to Telecommunication Providers. A 1800 Lucky Dip Number™ contains a random mix of 6 numbers after the “1800″. You can view our list of currently available 1800 Lucky Dip Numbers™ by clicking here

  • 1800 Flash Numbers™: These are easy recall 1800 numbers known as Flash Numbers™. 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. 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?.

FYI Telco 1800 Number Features:


Each 1800 Number Comes With Loads Of Free Features:
We offer heavily discounted Introduction Rates compared to our main competitors. We do this to give new customers an opportunity to trial our range of included features inside our unique Custmer Tool Box.

Included Features:
  1. 24/7 Real Time Destination Changes
  2. Call Forwarding
  3. Multiple Call Overflow
  4. Time Routing
  5. Day Routing
  6. Whisper Alert
  7. Business Introduction Audio
  8. Caller Identification
  9. Voice To Email (or Fax To Email)
  10. Live Call Reporting and much more...

FYI Telco 1800 Number Benefits:


  • $5 A Month Hosting - No Gotcha's:
    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.
  • Instant Online 1800 Lucky Dip Number™ Activation:
    If you choose a 1800 Lucky Dip Numbers™ you can have it instantly activated online, real-time. (Excludes 1800 Flash Numbers™, 1800 SmartNumbers™ and 1800 number transfers to us)
  • No Lock-In Contracts:
    If a Telco insists on a term contract, walk away. We don't have term contracts. You can transfer your account at anytime. Just give us one calendar month's notice.
  • No Setup Fee:
    Some Telcos are charging between $19 and $100 to setup an 1800 number to pass on to you goverment charges. 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.