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The Scarborough 01723 Area Code (Scarborough Dialling Code)

The 01723 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Scarborough area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01723 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Scarborough area code is (01723) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01723 Area Code?

The Scarborough 01723 dialling code is situated in the county of North Yorkshire in the Yorkshire and The Humber Region of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01723 Scarborough dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01723 Scarborough dialling code area. If you are calling a local number within the same area code with a landline telephone you do not need to use the 01723 dialling code.

Phoning the 01723 Dialling Code from Outside of the UK

If you are calling from outside of the UK. You will need to add the code for dialling internationally. This varies country to country, followed by the UK country code (44) followed by the area code without the initial zero (1723).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441723
Europe00441723
Australia0011441723

Origins of the 01723 Scarborough Area Code

Before the 16th April 1995 known as PhONEday which changed telephone area codes by inserting a 1 at the beginning. The area code was 0723.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01723 area was SC3. The first two characters are taken from the letters S and C in SCarborough. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 7, 2 and 3.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01723 Scarborough area code
An old rotary dial for the 01723 Scarborough area code.

Map of the 01723 Scarborough dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01723 Scarborough phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01723 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01723 Scarborough area code
Map of the 01723 Scarborough area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Scarborough 01723-Scarborough dialling Code

Brompton-by-Sawdon
Burniston
Cayton Bay
East Ayton
Filey
Hunmanby
Scarborough
Seamer (Scarborough)

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Scarborough 01723-Scarborough dialling Code

Scarborough (MYSCA) North Yorkshire
West Ayton (MYWAY) North Yorkshire
Filey (MYFIL) North Yorkshire