Telephone numbers in the United Arab Emirates

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United Arab Emirates telephone numbers
Location
Country United Arab Emirates
Typeclosed
Typical format(0568524418(telephones)
0543571034(mobiles)
xxx xxxx (special services)
Access codes
Country calling code +971
International call prefix 971
Trunk prefix +

Telephone numbers in United Arab Emirates [UAE] follow a closed telephone numbering plan.

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is assigned an international dialling code of +971 by ITU-T. Telephone numbers are fixed at seven digits, with area codes fixed at two or three digits.

Numbering plan

Before 2000

Subscriber numbers were 5- or 6- digits, with area code plus subscriber number totalling 7 digits.

Current

The overall structure of the UAE's national numbering plan is:

Landline Numbers Starts with:

Mobile Numbers Starts with:

Emergency Numbers [1]

The following numbers are used for emergency services within the UAE

Special numbers

These are special 7-digit number ranges, and have no associated area code):

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