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# 10392 20-Nov-2006 08:33
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Below is the Current List of Calling Areas the VFX numbers are available - Current as of 7-12-2007


LicaGroupLicaWxcPOIStatusNumber Block
AucklandAucklandActive09950xxxx
AucklandGreat Barrier IslandActive09955xxxx
AucklandHelensvilleActive09958xxxx
AucklandHibiscus CoastActive09959xxxx
AucklandPukekoheActive09957xxxx
BlenheimBlenheimActive03745xxxx
ChristchurchAkaroaActive03745xxxx
ChristchurchAmberleyActive03745xxxx
ChristchurchAshburtonActive03745xxxx
ChristchurchCheviotActive03745xxxx
ChristchurchChristchurchActive03745xxxx
ChristchurchCulverdenActive03745xxxx
ChristchurchDarfieldActive03745xxxx
ChristchurchKaikouraActive03745xxxx
ChristchurchRangioraActive03745xxxx
ChristchurchWaitangiActive03746xxxx
DunedinAlexandraActive03746xxxx
DunedinBalcluthaActive03747xxxx
DunedinDunedinActive03742xxxx
DunedinKurowActive03747xxxx
DunedinLawrenceActive03747xxxx
DunedinMiltonActive03747xxxx
DunedinOamaruActive03747xxxx
DunedinPalmerstonActive03747xxxx
DunedinRanfurlyActive03747xxxx
DunedinRoxburghActive03747xxxx
DunedinTwizelActive03747xxxx
HamiltonHamiltonActive07981xxxx
HamiltonHuntlyActive07984xxxx
HamiltonMatamataActive07984xxxx
HamiltonMorrinsvilleActive07984xxxx
HamiltonOtorohangaActive07984xxxx
HamiltonPaeroaActive07984xxxx
HamiltonPutaruruActive07985xxxx
HamiltonTaumarunuiActive07984xxxx
HamiltonTe AwamutuActive07984xxxx
HamiltonTe KuitiActive07984xxxx
HamiltonThamesActive07984xxxx
HamiltonWaihiActive07985xxxx
HamiltonWhangamataActive07985xxxx
InvercargillEdendaleActive03747xxxx
InvercargillGoreActive03748xxxx
InvercargillInvercargillActive03748xxxx
InvercargillLumsdenActive03748xxxx
InvercargillOtautauActive03748xxxx
InvercargillRivertonActive03748xxxx
InvercargillTe AnauActive03748xxxx
InvercargillTokanuiActive03748xxxx
InvercargillWintonActive03748xxxx
QueenstownCromwellActive03746xxxx
QueenstownQueenstownActive03746xxxx
QueenstownWanakaActive03746xxxx
NapierNapierActive06824xxxx
NapierWaipukurauActive06824xxxx
NapierWairoaActive06824xxxx
NelsonMotuekaActive03744xxxx
NelsonMurchisonActive03744xxxx
NelsonNelsonActive03744xxxx
NelsonTakakaActive03744xxxx
New PlymouthHaweraActive06824xxxx
New PlymouthMokauActive06824xxxx
New PlymouthNew PlymouthActive06824xxxx
New PlymouthStratfordActive06825xxxx
Palmerston NorthDannevirkeActive06825xxxx
Palmerston NorthMartonActive06825xxxx
Palmerston NorthOhakuneActive06824xxxx
Palmerston NorthOhakuneActive06825xxxx
Palmerston NorthPahiatuaActive06825xxxx
Palmerston NorthPalmerston NorthActive06825xxxx
Palmerston NorthTaihapeActive06825xxxx
Palmerston NorthWaiouruActive06825xxxx
RotoruaRotoruaActive07985xxxx
TaupoTaupoActive07985xxxx
TaurangaTaurangaActive07985xxxx
TimaruFairlieActive03746xxxx
TimaruGeraldineActive03746xxxx
TimaruMount CookActive03746xxxx
TimaruTimaruActive03746xxxx
TimaruWaimateActive03746xxxx
WellingtonParaparaumuActive04834xxxx
WellingtonWellingtonActive04831xxxx
WhangareiDargavilleActive09955xxxx
WhangareiKaikoheActive09955xxxx
WhangareiKaitaiaActive09955xxxx
WhangareiKawakawaActive09955xxxx
WhangareiMaungaturotoActive09955xxxx
WhangareiWhangareiActive09955xxxx
    
    
VFX NUMBERS NOT AVAILABLE IN THE FOLLOWING AREA's 
LevinLevinNot Available 
WarkworthWarkworthNot Available 
GisborneGisborneNot Available 
GisborneRuatoriaNot Available 
GreymouthFox GlacierNot Available 
GreymouthFranz Josef GlacierNot Available 
GreymouthGreymouthNot Available 
GreymouthHaastNot Available 
GreymouthHokitikaNot Available 
GreymouthWestportNot Available 
MastertonFeatherstonNot Available 
MastertonMastertonNot Available 
WanganuiWanganuiNot Available 
WhakataneOpotikiNot Available 
WhakataneWhakataneNot Available 




Yes I am a employee of WxC (My Profile) ... but I do have my own opinions as well Wink

             

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  # 55189 11-Dec-2006 09:48
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Have Updated the Regions as well as added the Number Block for Each Region, these are the current assignments for the Residential service.

Mods, I can not get rid of all the blanks from the first post, any chance someone can do this fro me, I can make a Telecom Network run but struggle with the whole cut and paste thing Cool 




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  # 98343 5-Dec-2007 16:02
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bump - updated today (see first post)







 
 
 
 


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  # 99396 11-Dec-2007 10:14
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Hello,

I was looking at the Nelson numbers eg

NelsonMotuekaActive03744xxxx
NelsonMurchisonActive03744xxxx
NelsonNelsonActive03744xxxx
NelsonTakakaActive03744xxxx

The area codes don't look correct.

eg Plumbers in Nelson

Bennetts Plumbers Ltd
48 Vanguard St Nelson 0-3-548 4567
Eggers Andrew (PLUMBER) & Keren
13 Farnham Dve Richmond 0-3-544 7844
Franklin Plumber & Builders Supplies
62 St Vincent St Nelson 0-3-546 9777

Motueka looks like 526 to 528

I presume Nelson is ok cos it says active and area number used is an internal Telecom thing?



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  # 99398 11-Dec-2007 10:17
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These are correct, they are WxC number ranges the ones you listed are Telecom Number ranges and are totally different to our ones so thats why they will look strange to you,




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  # 100474 17-Dec-2007 17:38
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OK so the numbers for Gore and Invercargill appear to be the same. I am based in Gore so if my neighbour calls me will it be a local call for him and vice versa?

I guess I am wondering if Wxc has access to the Gore exchange or is it done from Invercargill?

I have signed up today but want to get my existing numer ported over and want things to remain the same with local calling etc.

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  # 100479 17-Dec-2007 17:54
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marmel: OK so the numbers for Gore and Invercargill appear to be the same. I am based in Gore so if my neighbour calls me will it be a local call for him and vice versa?



It will be a local call for your neighbour to call you. The phone numbers don't decide whether a call is a local call or a toll call as the number ranges you associate with being "local" are Telecom assigned number ranges, many other telcos including TelstraClear, CallPlus, Woosh and Vodafone to name a few already have local numbers but these will all be different to the numbers you're used to. What is important however is whether these numbers are in the same LCA (local calling area)

In the Gore LCA Telecom have

03201 TelecomAssignedGore
03202 TelecomAssignedGore
03203 TelecomAssignedGore
03204 TelecomAssignedGore
03205 TelecomAssignedGore
03207 TelecomAssignedGore
03208 TelecomAssignedGore
03209 TelecomAssignedGore

Whereas WxC have the 03 748xxxx range which is still in the LCA so is a local call.

It can make things slightly confusing for people however WxC can't allocate you a number in the 201-209 range as these have numbers are allocated by Telecom. Obviously if you port you number you can keep your Telecom number or you can sign up with Telecom and get a CustomerLink number and port this if you're wanting a number in the Telecom range to avoid any potential confusion.

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  # 100486 17-Dec-2007 18:03
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OK thanks for clearing that up.

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