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Updated Non-Geographic Numbers for Ireland Effective 1/22/22
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Updated Non-Geographic Numbers for Ireland Effective 1/22/22

 

Overview

The Commission for Communications Regulation (ComReg), the statutory body responsible for the regulation of the electronic communications sector has decided to withdraw 1850, 1890, and 076 from active service effective 1/22/22.

Applies To 

  • Irelands Non-Geographic Numbers

Details

The following changes will occur beginning 1/22/22.

  1.  The number of Non-Geographic Numbers (NGN) ranges will be reduced from five to two.
  2. The following NGNs will be withdrawn:

    • 1850

    • 1890

    • 076

1800 Freephone and 0818 Standard Rate NGNs will remain in operation.

What is 8x8 doing to address this change?

In order to comply with these changes, 8x8 is no longer offering 1850, 1890, and 076 Ireland Non-geo numbers and begin a proactive outreach campaign to notify impacted customers to facilitate a transition to 1800 Freephone, 0818, or geographic numbers.

Additional Information

Find out more information on the changes issued by ComReg here.

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