- National 018
- International 0172
- National 010
- International 0170
and International Calls
can make a national or international call by simply dialing direct, or
using operator assistance. For further information, refer to the local
telephone directory in the area you are in.
telephones are located throughout the country. They accept coins, credit
cards or phonecards, which may be purchased in denominations of $5 to
$50 from outlets usually located nearby. Services include multi-payment
options, multi-language (instructions in English, Maori, Samoan, Tongan
and Japanese), quick-dial keys, last number redial and a follow-on call
key to make using them much easier.
and Business Telephones
local calls from private residential telephones are free. Local calls
from business telephones cost 4 cents a minute between 7am and 10pm.
number of mobile phone providers offer phones on contract, or on convenient
pre-paid terms. The pre-paid option is popular amoung travellers as they
can stay in contact with friends and family everywhere they go without
being tied down for an extended term.