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Moving Offices & Taking Telephone Numbers with you

Business Phone Number Relocation

Your company telephone number is a business critical communication tool, enabling clients to always get hold of you. And being able to keep your telephone number when you move office removes any hassle that would be involved in introducing entirely new numbers for your business.

If you are moving offices you will need to find out whether it's possible to take your telephone number with you to the new office. BT will normally only allow you to take your number if you are on the same telephone exchange.

It is advisable to contact your Telecom Provider at an early stage, so you can plan any phone redirection services, announcement of your new telephone number and even research moving your telephone number to another telecom provider, other than BT.

Porting your business phone number to a reputable Telecoms Company will save on line rental, the cost of calls and provide you with a review of your current business phone system to ensure are using the latest phone features that enable you to operate more efficiently.

If you can't take your existing telephone number with you to the new office, one option would be to introduce a non-geographic number range into your business before you move and route any calls to existing landlines.

This will ensure you don't miss any important phone calls throughout the move, and it means that this number stays with your business permanently wherever you move office to in the future.

To discuss porting your business phone number when you move office, and get the best advice about what business phone system is best for your business it is best to speak to a specialist business telecoms service provider.

For more information on then download the free IT & Telecoms Checklist for more telecom considerations to be aware of when moving office.

 

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