UK TELEPHONE NUMBER

Format/length: max 35 characters
HES item:
National Codes:
Default Codes:

Notes:
A number, including any exchange or location code, at which a PERSON or ORGANISATION can be contacted in the UK by telephonic means.

References:
UK Government Data Standards Catalogue (GDSC), Version 2.0, Agreed 01.01.02. GDSC:
http://www.govtalk.gov.uk/gdsc/html/default.htm

UK TELEPHONE NUMBER is the same as COMMUNICATION CONTACT STRING where the COMMUNICATION CONTACT METHOD equals 'a. UK Telephone Number' .

UK Government Data Standards Catalogue

Data Element UK Telephone Number
Is Part Of
Contact Information
Has Parts  
Version 2.0
Status Release
Previous Versions  
Later Versions  
Date Agreed 1 January 2002

Meta Data Value
Name UK Telephone Number
Description A number, including any exchange or location code, at which a person or organisation can be contacted in the UK by telephonic means.
Business Format Max 35 characters
Element Type Data Type
Validation
There must not be spaces between the characters.
Value
Default Value
Owner OeE
Based On EDIFACT
Verification
Comment
The complete telephone number should always be transferred for international operation and clarity as to which country ( in this case UK) the number belongs.e.g. +447710287657 .
Note no leading zero after country code.
STRUCTURE OF THE SCHEME
 

This data element is also known by these names:

Context Alias
plural UK TELEPHONE NUMBERS