Local number portability code C540:2013 | ACMA

Local number portability code C540:2013


Industry body responsible

Communications Alliance Ltd 

Section of the industry to which this code relates

Carriers and carriage service providers (CSPs)

Date of registration

28 October 2016 

Objectives of the code

The objectives of this code are to:

  1. set out procedures to enable customers to directly connect to another carrier or CSP's network and retain the same telephone number;
  2. set out criteria against which the compliance of carriers and CSPs with the Code may be measured; and
  3. set out procedures between carriers and CSPs to enable a Customer to retain their telephone number when transferring from one carrier or CSP to another, even though the relevant number range will still be allocated to the donor carrier or CSP.

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Last updated: 06 December 2018