Quick answer: Does BT Still Do Line Rental Saver?

How much per month is BT line rental?

We listened to the concerns of our BT Consumer landline-only customers and agreed to reduce the price of line rental for them by £7 a month, or £84 a year.

That means they will only pay £11.99 a month for standard line rental.

The reduction does not apply to EE or Plusnet customers..

Do I still have to pay BT line rental with Sky?

Line rental is included as standard with both BT and Sky products, but BT does offer free weekend calls, whereas Sky does not – you can choose to either pay for the calls you make or pay extra for an inclusive calls package. … However you do need BT broadband to get BT TV.

What is BT line rental saver?

Learn more about BT Line Rental Saver, where you pay 12 monthly payments of line rental in advance, at a discounted price to the standard monthly price.

Is there VAT on BT line rental?

Historically BT’s bills have shown charges excluding VAT. In the future, BT will move customers to a new style VAT inclusive bill. Some people will have this already.

How do I pay BT line rental saver?

Pay in advance by debit/credit card and get one month free. You’ll need to set up a monthly Direct Debit to pay any additional charges, such as calls. You’ll also need to have paper-free billing. Line Rental Saver is only available for customers with a landline and broadband.

How much is BT phone line rental per month?

There are two ways to pay BT line rental: Pay monthly for £20.20 a month. If you have a broadband and calls package this will be included in your package price. Pay £22.20 a month (or £2 extra if part of your broadband & calls package).

Who has the cheapest line rental?

Post Office and Plusnet are two providers that offer relatively cheap line rental.

Is it worth paying BT line rental in advance?

Pros: It cuts your monthly bills down by quite a lot, or gets rid of them entirely in some cases. Paying upfront usually comes with an extra discount – BT gives you one month’s line rental free when you pay upfront using a debit or credit card. You’ll be immune from any price increases on line rental for the year.

Is there VAT on line rental?

Most phone companies charge monthly line rental and call package fees in advance, so December line rental has already been billed at a rate of 17.5% VAT for most customers.

Do you pay VAT on BT phone bill?

Historically BT’s bills have shown charges excluding VAT. In the future, BT will move customers to a new style VAT inclusive bill. Some people will have this already.

Do you need to pay for line rental?

So why do most broadband customers still need to pay ‘line rental’, even if we don’t use our home phones? … Line rental is not a charge for your home phone; it’s really the cost of maintaining the wire (or ‘line’) that brings your broadband, landline and even some TV services into your home.

How much is BT line rental only?

We listened to the concerns of our BT Consumer landline-only customers and agreed to reduce the price of line rental for them by £7 a month, or £84 a year. That means they will only pay £11.99 a month for standard line rental.

How much is line rental with Plusnet?

Line rental costs £19.99 a month. Pay for 12 months line rental in advance and save money. Line Rental Saver costs £209.88 for 12 months line rental (monthly equivalent £17.49).

Can you get BT broadband without line rental?

Yes, you’ll need a BT phone line if you want to get BT Broadband and BT TV.

Why is line rental so expensive?

And the reason why it is so expensive is that BT and other providers continue to invest in their networks to supposedly deliver a faster and more efficient Internet connection to all of their customers, particularly in rural areas. Nowadays, line rental costs on average about £16.99 a month.

How much do you save with BT line rental saver?

What does BT say? A spokesperson for BT says: “Customers who take Line Rental Saver can save £20.40 a year against BT standard line rental. “Line Rental Saver has proved popular with BT customers and existing customers are not affected by this change until their current deal expires.

Do I have to pay BT line rental?

So why do most broadband customers still need to pay ‘line rental’, even if we don’t use our home phones? … Line rental is not a charge for your home phone; it’s really the cost of maintaining the wire (or ‘line’) that brings your broadband, landline and even some TV services into your home.

Do you pay VAT on broadband?

If you have a separate business phone or broadband line at home, you can reclaim 100% of the related VAT. … For example, 90% of calls are private but are free; conversely, business calls are made at chargeable times and account for 50% of the bill. So you can reclaim 50% of the VAT.

How much is Sky phone line rental?

Calls only packages not available to BT line rental customers with BT Basics or if outgoing calls are barred. Sky Line Rental required (£18.99 per month).