01227 853 Dialing Code


Dialing Code 01227 853 is part of Area Code 01227, which covers Canterbury and the surrounding area.

The majority of numbers in the 01227 Area Code belong to normal landlines in Canterbury, but it is possible that these numbers are being used elsewhere as virtual numbers.

There are multiple telephone companies operating in the 01227 Area Code and they are allocated blocks of numbers, which can be identified by the digits following the Area Code. In this case, the digits 853 after the area code indicate that the range of numbers was originally allocated to Sky UK Limited on 30 September 2022, although due to number portability, individual numbers within this range may now be allocated to other operators.

01227 area code information

Area Code: 01227
Location: Canterbury
Dialing Code: 01227 853
Provider: Sky UK Limited
Date range allocated: 30 September 2022
Call Costs: Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls: No
Local number length: 6
Number format: 01227 853###
International number format: +44 1227 853###
Last code change: April 1995 from 0227.