Frequently Asked Questions
- What is Fax.Cat?
- Fax.Cat is a fax-to-email service. We provide UK (0871) fax numbers which you can forward to any email address.
- How much does it cost?
Fax.Cat is free. Anyone sending you a fax will be charged at UK national rates
(10p per minute from BT landlines).
Please see the important notes
regarding premium rate numbers.
- Do I need any special equipment?
- No, you just need an email address and Adobe Acrobat Reader to view your incoming faxes.
- How long does it take to set up?
- Your fax numbers are activated instantly, as soon as you sign up.
- Can I set up multiple fax numbers?
- Yes, you can add up to five numbers to your account and forward them to different addresses.
- How long will my new fax numbers work for?
- Numbers will work indefinitely. However we reserve the right
to withdraw numbers that have not received any faxes in the past six
- Can I receive faxes from outside the UK?
- It's not possible to give a definitive answer for this, as some overseas network operators support dialling 0871 numbers internationally, others don't.
- I forgot my password, what should I do?
- Just enter your email address in our password recovery system.
- I have a question not answered here. What should I do?
- Get in touch and we'll be happy to help.