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23 November 2016

Hello HMG,

1. On https://www.gov.uk/call-charges are shown these call charges:-

01, 02 Geographic numbers for specific parts of the UK
landline cost per minute: up to 12p
mobile cost per minute: 3p to 45p

03, 0300, 0345 UK-wide numbers
landline cost per minute: up to 12p
mobile cost per minute: 3p to 45p

0500 Freephone service
landline cost per minute: Free
mobile cost per minute: 7p to 40p

2. On what date and from what official source was the above mentioned data obtained?

3. On what date was the entire web page checked for accuracy and by which HMG entity?

4. On what date did HMG consult its own Quango or Agency OFCOM about HMG's understanding of UK telephone call charges?

5. What is the basis for HMG believing 03 numbers exclude 0300 and 0345 numbers as shown above?

6. How often is HMG's call charge data reviewed to ensure its accuracy?

7. When will HMG correct the above mentioned erroneous data?

8. What plans has HMG to apologise to the public for providing misleading information?

Thank you.

Mr Janik

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