Area Code 03 - Information and activity

UK Wide numbers are non-geographic which means that they are not linked to any specific location in the United Kingdom. The main characteristic about UK Wide numbers is the fact that they are charged at geographic rates.

Many organisations use them instead of business rate numbers because they are cheaper. This is why most of the companies have a phone number starting with 03 instead of 08.

How much does it cost to call a UK-Wide number?

Calls to UK Wide phone numbers (03 area code) are charged the same price as Geographic numbers:

  • If you call from a landline there is a set-up fee of 23p and then 16p per minute.
  • If you call from a mobile, the set-up fee depends on your phone company, and then between 3p and 65p per minute. However, calls to UK Wide numbers are often included in free call packages.

Spam activity for Area Code 03

Total reports for spam phone numbers found in UK Wide 41129

Most active phone numbers in UK Wide


Last dangerous phone numbers detected in UK Wide

  • Not-for-profit organisation

    Sam from O2, potential phishing

    United Kingdom
  • Not-for-profit organisation

    So many missed calls from this unknown number but no voicemail

    United Kingdom
  • Not-for-profit organisation

    Don't have a doubt in my mind that these people were somehow trying to scam me! But, I wasn't able to figure out what was the catch. I'm not an O2 user. But, this caller offered me a 45% discount on my current deal with O2. He knew my full name.

    United Kingdom
  • Not-for-profit organisation

    Loan scammers telling me that I've applied for a loan. But, I haven't! They were obviously trying to scam me somehow. Don't care anymore as I blocked this number.

    United Kingdom
  • Not-for-profit organisation

    Claimed that I had been involved in a car accident

    United Kingdom