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The Builth Wells 01982 Area Code (Builth Wells Dialling Code)

The 01982 area code is a 4 digit geographical dialling code (excluding the zero) used in telecommunications for the Builth Wells area.

The local telephone numbers within the 01982 are 6 digits long.

The correct format in which to write a telephone number from the Builth Wells area code is (01982) xxxxxx.

Where is the 01982 Area Code?

The Builth Wells 01982 dialling code is situated in the county of Powys in the Wales Region of the UK.

When do I need to use the 01982 Builth Wells dialling code?

You will need to use a dialling code if you are calling from a mobile phone or a landline outside of the 01982 Builth Wells 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 01982 dialling code.

Phoning the 01982 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 (1982).

RegionInternational PrefixCountry CodeArea Code
United States and Canada011441982
Europe00441982
Australia0011441982

Origins of the 01982 Builth Wells 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 0982.

the historic mnemonic code for the 01982 area was WV2. The first two characters are taken from the letters W and V in Wye Valley. On an old rotary dial telephone this was entered by dialling the numbers 9, 8 and 2.

picture showing an old rotary dial for the 01982 Builth Wells area code
An old rotary dial for the 01982 Builth Wells area code.

Map of the 01982 Builth Wells dialling Code Area

The shaded area on the map represent the estimated extent of the 01982 Builth Wells phone area code.

The blue icons on the map represent the locations of telephone exchanges serving the 01982 area. Click on an icon for more details

Map of the 01982 Builth Wells area code
Map of the 01982 Builth Wells area code and surrounding areas

Towns and Villages within the Builth Wells 01982-Builth Wells dialling Code

Builth Wells

Known Telephone Exchanges within the Builth Wells 01982-Builth Wells dialling Code

Builth Wells (WNBW) Powys