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Home phone features

FeaturesDescriptionsMonthly Fees (inc GST)Other Charges
3-Way Chat3-Way Chat lets you place a call on hold, make a second call and join the two calls in a three-way conference callFreeStandard call rates apply for each call
Call Back BusyCall Back Busy redials a busy number for you once it is no longer busyFreeStandard call rates apply
Call ControlCall Control lets you turn on or off preset call barring options$3.00N/A
Call Forward – BusyThis forwards calls to your Telephone Service to another number (either preset or that you set) when your Telephone Service is busyFreeN/A
Call Forward – ImmediateThis forwards all calls to your  Telephone Service to another number (either preset or that you set)FreeN/A
Call Forward – No answerThis forwards calls to your Telephone Service to another number (either preset or that you set) when your Telephone Service does not answerFreeN/A
Call Forward – Selected callersThis forwards calls from up to 15 set calling numbers to another Telephone ServiceFreeN/A
Call Forward – Set the timeThis forwards all calls to your Basic Telephone Service at particular times forwarded to a number you setFreeN/A
Call ReturnCall Return allows you to retrieve the number of your last unanswered call and return it, if you chooseFreeStandard call rates apply
Call WaitingWhile you are using your Telephone Service, if someone tries to call you, you will hear a special tone.  You can answer the second call and swap between callsFreeN/A
Calling Number Display (Caller ID)With appropriate equipment, calling number display lets you see the telephone number of a person calling your Basic Telephone Service (unless they have blocked their details)$6.00N/A
Message BankMessage Bank records messages left by callers to your Basic Telephone Service.  The messages are stored in a mailbox so you can retrieve them using your Message Bank number and PIN.  You know you have a message waiting when you hear a special dial tone$6.00N/A
Silent NumberStops your name, home phone number and address from being listed or shown$2.93N/A