Service numbers

Service numbers can be nationwide, restricted to a certain telecommunications area or operator-specific. You can block calls to premium rate service numbers by using call barring services. Service numbers are generally not accessible from abroad.

Nationwide service numbers:


• The 0600 numbers are reserved for consulting and ordering services.
• The 0700 numbers are reserved for entertainment and adult entertainment services.
• The 0800 and116 numbers are reserved for freephone services.


Other nationwide service numbers include:

• 0100 Service group I – non-profit services
• 0100 100 Service number for general directory enquiries with national call connection (i.e. switching function)
• 0200 Service group I – non-profit services
• 02020, 02022, 02023 Service group I – non-profit services
• 02020x (x=0-7, 9) Service number for general directory enquiries with national call connection
• 020208 Service number with international call connection
• 02098, 02099 Service group II – consulting and ordering services
• 0300 Service group I – non-profit services
• 075100–075199 Service number for general directory enquiries with national call connection
• 075200–075299 Service number for general directory enquiries with national call connection
• 075000, 075300, 075320, 075750, 075980 Service number for general directory enquiries with national call connection
• 075001, 075301, 075321, 075751, 075981 Service group I – non-profit services
• 075002, 075302, 075322, 075752, 075982 Service group II – consulting and ordering services.


Some of the service numbers granted to telecoms operators have since then been connected to the networks of other telecoms operators. To find out which operator's network a number uses, call the service number 0800 02202 free of charge or visit the website www.siirretytnumerot.fi.

Costs of calls to business numbers are available in Statistics and reports

Information on nationwide service numbers


Information on service numbers can be found on the basis of the service provider's name or number at www.suomenpalvelunumerot.fi (website in Finnish).


More information on the service providers of nationwide service numbers is available from the following numbers:

• 0200 18818 (subject to local network charge / mobile call charge) – numbers in the network of TeliaSonera Finland Oyj
• 050 950 500 – numbers in the network of Elisa Corporation.

General information on the service providers is also available from:


• Ethical Committee for Premium Rate Services (MAPEL), tel. +358 9 666 332 (Mon–Fri, 10–14) or www.mapel.fi (website in Finnish).


To call a nationwide number, always dial the number in full, including the first zero. You do not need to dial any area codes or operator prefixes.

Service numbers specific to telecommunications areas

Service numbers that are specific to a certain telecommunications or numbering area begin with 106 and 107. It is usually not possible to call such numbers from a fixed network belonging to a different telecommunications area. When calling from a mobile network, always dial the area code of the telecommunications area in question.

Operator-specific service numbers

Operator-specific service numbers begin with 100. Usually, it is not possible to call such numbers from some other telecoms operator's network.


Key words: Telephone, Numbering, Telecommunications


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