Telephone Exchange
Alva Telephone Exchange

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Local Authority = Clackmannanshire Council


UK area dialling code (STD code) for the Alva exchange is 01259

International dialling code for the Alva exchange is +44 1259 or 0044 1259


The Alva exchange is in the Alloa group of exchanges.

6 telephone exchanges form this regional grouping.


OS Grid Ref: NS 88197 96759


Exchange Address

Located at :-
British Telecom,
Telephone Exchange,
George Street,
ALVA.
FK12 5AS

Alva -> Clackmannanshire -> Scotland

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Openreach Identifer

  • Network identifier code for the Alva exchange is ESALV

Your LLU Services

 Telephone Exchange, Alva (ESALV) has been unbundled by TalkTalk

Static IP Address

  • Plusnet offer their broadband customers the option of a "Static IP Address" for a one off charge of just £5. Make reliable VoIP calls, run a server, host a website or monitor CCTV remotely with a "Static IP Address" from Plusnet

Fibre To The Cabinet

  • The Alva exchange provides fibre services.

21CN WBC

  • This exchange is 21CN WBC enabled

ADSL Max

  • The Alva exchange has been enabled for ADSL Max since March 2006

ADSL

  • The Alva telephone exchange in Clackmannanshire was enabled for ADSL in February 2004

Ofcom Classification

  • The BT exchange, Alva is classified by Ofcom as:- Market 1.

Historic Fact

  • Before PhONE Day On 16th April 1995, the STD Code For This Exchange Was 0259

PSTN Network Switch Off In 2025

The first stage Openreach propose to facilitate the retirement of their public switched telephone network (PSTN) is to issue 'Stop Sell' dates for specific telephone exchanges. Once a 'Stop Sell' date has passed, communication providers (CP's) will be unable to order any copper based products if a fibre solution is available at the customer's premises. Accepted fibre solutions include FTTP and SOGEA/SOGFast.

Impacted product and services that will be unavailable beyond a 'Stop Sell' date include WLR3 analogue, ISDN 2, ISDN 30, LLU SMPF, SLU SMPF, Narrowband Line Share and Classic products.

Openreach have identified 384 specific 'FTTP Priority Exchanges' that will be the first to receive 'Stop Sell' notices, see below.

Openreach declared the Alva Exchange, Clackmannanshire as a 'FTTP Priority Exchange' and issued a 'Stop Sell' notice effective from Tuesday 2nd August 2022

LLU services from TalkTalk are available from this exchange TalkTalk

LLU services from Sky are available from this exchange Sky