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May 14, 2019, 05:00 ET Local 10-digit dialing and a new area code coming to New Brunswick in 2020

Residents and businesses encouraged to begin preparing early for new 10-digit dialing FREDERICTON, May 14, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting August 13, 2020, local 10-digit dialing will be introduced in...


May 01, 2019, 09:00 ET Introduction of the new 672 area code in British Columbia

VANCOUVER, May 1, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting on May 4, the new 672 area code will be added to the current 604, 250, 778 and 236 area codes already in use in British Columbia. The introduction of...


Jan 22, 2019, 09:00 ET New 672 area code for British Columbia

VANCOUVER, Jan. 22, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting May 4, 2019, the new area code 672 will be added to the current 604, 250, 778 and 236 area codes already in use in British Columbia. The new area code ...


Feb 27, 2018, 05:30 ET Introduction of Local 10-digit Dialing and a New Area Code in Newfoundland and Labrador Deferred

Recent numbering forecast indicates that area code 709 will not reach capacity this year ST. JOHN'S, Feb. 27, 2018 /CNW Telbec/ - On February 14, 2018, the Canadian Radio-Television and...


May 23, 2017, 06:52 ET New area code for eastern Québec

QUÉBEC, May 23, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting in November 2018, the new area code 367 will be introduced in the region currently served by area codes 418 and 581 in the eastern part of Québec. The...


May 23, 2017, 06:51 ET Local 10-Digit Dialing and a New Area Code Coming to Newfoundland and Labrador

Residents and businesses encouraged to begin preparing early for new 10-digit dialing ST. JOHN'S, May 23, 2017 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting August 17, 2018, local 10-digit dialing will be introduced in...


May 31, 2016, 08:00 ET New area code 548 for southwestern Ontario

OTTAWA, May 31, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting on June 4, the new area code 548 will be introduced in the region currently served by area codes 226 and 519 in southwestern Ontario. The region includes...


Oct 29, 2015, 07:00 ET New area code for southwestern Ontario

OTTAWA, Oct. 29, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ -Starting in June 2016, the new 548 area code will be introduced in the region currently served by area codes 226 and 519 in southwestern Ontario, which includes...


Jan 20, 2015, 07:00 ET New area code for southwestern Ontario

OTTAWA, Jan. 20, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting in June 2016, the new 548 area code will be introduced in the region currently served by area codes 226 and 519 in southwestern Ontario. The new area...


Nov 12, 2014, 07:01 ET On November 16th 10-digit local dialing becomes mandatory for all local calls in Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island

New area code 782 will be added starting on November 30 HALIFAX, Nov. 12, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting November 16, 10-digit dialing will become mandatory for all local calls in Nova Scotia and...


Aug 20, 2014, 06:00 ET 10-digit dialing in Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island starts this Saturday, August 23

HALIFAX, Aug. 20, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - Beginning on August 23, residents of Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island will be required to dial 10 digits – the area code followed by the seven-digit phone...


Feb 26, 2014, 08:00 ET 10-digit dialing coming soon to Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island

HALIFAX, Feb. 26, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - 10-digit local dialing will be introduced in Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island starting on August 23, 2014. The Telecommunications Alliance, a group of major...


May 31, 2013, 11:00 ET British Columbia's new area code now available

VANCOUVER, May 31, 2013 /CNW/ - British Columbia's new area code, 236, will be available for use across the province starting tomorrow, June 1. This new area code is being introduced in response to...


May 08, 2013, 06:29 ET Local 10-digit dialing: It's coming to Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island

Residents and businesses encouraged to begin preparing early for new dialing rules HALIFAX, May 8, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting August 23, 2014, residents of Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island will ...


Mar 25, 2013, 08:26 ET Additional area codes 437 and 365 now available for new telephone numbers in the Greater Toronto Area

OTTAWA, March 25, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting today, the new area codes 437 and 365 are officially available for new telephone numbers in the Greater Toronto Area. The new 437 area code will serve...


Feb 13, 2013, 07:00 ET New Area Codes Coming Soon to the Greater Toronto Area

OTTAWA, Feb. 13, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting March 25, 2013, two new area codes will be introduced in the Greater Toronto Area. In Toronto, the 437 area code will be added to the 416/647 area codes. ...


Oct 16, 2012, 07:00 ET 10-digit dialing now mandatory for all local calls in Manitoba - New area code 431 starts November 3

WINNIPEG, Oct. 16, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting October 20, 2012, 10-digit dialing will become mandatory for all local calls in Manitoba which brings the three-month transition period to an end....


Sep 17, 2012, 07:37 ET Additional area code 873 now available for new telephone numbers in the 819 region in Québec

GATINEAU, QC, Sept. 17, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting today, the new area code - 873 - is officially available for new telephone numbers in the area currently served by the 819 code in Québec....


Jul 24, 2012, 07:30 ET 10-digit local dialing starts in Manitoba this Sunday

WINNIPEG, July 24, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Beginning July 29, residents of Manitoba will be required to dial 10 digits - the area code followed by the seven-digit phone number - for all local calls....


Jun 05, 2012, 06:00 ET Additional area code for the 819 region in Québec

GATINEAU, QC, June 5, 2012 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting September 15, 2012, a new area code - 873 - will be introduced in the area currently served by the 819 code in Québec. This measure is the result of ...


Nov 17, 2010, 06:00 ET LOCAL 10-DIGIT DIALING IS COMING TO 705

Businesses and consumers advised to get ready OTTAWA, Nov. 17 /CNW Telbec/ - Beginning January 15, 2011, residents of the region served by the 705 area code in Ontario will be required to dial 10...


Aug 23, 2010, 07:00 ET Additional area code 579 soon to be assigned to new telephone numbers in the
450 region

MONTREAL, Aug. 23 /CNW Telbec/ - As of Saturday, August 21, the new 579 area code is officially available for new telephone numbers in the geographical territory served by the 450 code in Québec....


Jun 01, 2010, 08:00 ET Additional area code 579 for the 450 region

MONTREAL, June 1 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting August 21, 2010, an additional area code - 579 - will be introduced in the geographical territory served by the 450 code in Québec. This measure is the result ...


May 17, 2010, 10:07 ET Additional area code 343 soon to be assigned to new telephone numbers in
eastern Ontario

OTTAWA, May 17 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting today, the new 343 area code is officially available for new telephone numbers in eastern Ontario. Increasing demand for telephone numbers, particularly for...


Apr 14, 2010, 09:00 ET Additional area code 343 for the 613 region

OTTAWA, April 14 /CNW Telbec/ - Starting May 17, 2010, an additional area code - 343 - will be introduced in eastern Ontario, currently served only by the existing 613 code. This measure is the...