UK TELEPHONE NUMBER
|Format/length:||max 35 characters|
A number, including any exchange or location code, at which a PERSON or ORGANISATION can be contacted in the UK by telephonic means.
UK Government Data Standards Catalogue (GDSC), Version 2.0, Agreed 01.01.02. GDSC:
UK Government Data Standards Catalogue
|Data Element||UK Telephone Number|
|Is Part Of||
|Date Agreed||1 January 2002|
|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|
There must not be spaces between the characters.
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:
|plural||UK TELEPHONE NUMBERS|