Quick Answer: How Long Is A BT Contract?

Can I leave BT if they increase prices?

If you are notified by BT of a price hike to your subscription and it’s above the normal rate of inflation, you may have the right to cancel your contract as long as you do so within 30 days of receiving your price increase notification..

Can you haggle with BT?

Unless you want to be taken for granted, take the haggle challenge. In a nutshell, call up and ask for a better deal. Say you’re paying too much or rivals’ deals are cheaper. If BT doesn’t budge after that, or you’re not happy with the offer, say you’re leaving.

Do BT pensioners get free broadband?

We’re often asked, “do pensioners get BT Broadband for free?”. The answer is unfortunately not, however, BT does offer a specific package called BT Basic + Broadband. … While not specifically for pensioners, it is worth looking at if you need very cheap internet service. You can find out more on the BT web site.

How do I get out of my BT contract?

You’re probably tied in to a 12 or 24-month contract if you’re with BT, so check carefully before cancelling. There’s no way of doing this online so you’ll need to call them on 0800 345 7310. Or, if you don’t like the idea of being on hold, you can write them a letter confirming your intention to cancel.

How do I get out of my BT TV contract?

How much notice do you need? To stop your BT products (such as phone, broadband, TV, Calling Features), you’ll need to give us a minimum 30 days’ notice. If you want to stop the service before the 30-day period ends, you’ll be charged for the remaining days.

Why is my BT bill so high?

There are a few reasons why your bill may be higher than normal. You should check: whether you still owe money from a pervious bill – the unpaid amount is added to your next bill. the charges in the ‘What you’ve used’ and ‘Account charges’ sections of your bill – this shows what you’ve been charged outside your package.

How do I find out how long my BT contract is?

If you’re a BT customer, simply log into your BT account and scroll down to ‘Accounts’. Next, click on ‘Products’ – if you have multiple accounts, products will be listed next to each. Then, select each product to find out the start date and end date of your contract.

What happens when my BT TV contract ends?

You can be charged an early termination fee and equipment fee with 1 day left on the contract, so always best to choose the switch date on or after your minimum term ends. You can however negotiate a new promotion in your last 90 days of the minimum term, a new contract would replace the old contract without penalty.

How much does it cost to end a BT contract early?

To stop your BT products (such as phone, broadband, TV, Calling Features), you’ll also need to give the provider a minimum 30 days’ notice. You’ll pay from £10.25 and up to £33.50 for every month remaining on your contract.

How do I find out when my contract ends?

You can check your contract status by asking your provider – over the phone or livechat – or by logging into your account online. You may also be able to find your contract end date via your provider’s app (if you have downloaded it), by checking a bill, or looking through correspondence with your provider.

Can I leave my BT contract early?

BT’s contracts usually last 18 months. If you must leave while still in contract, you will be charged. … You can leave by switching broadband provider or by giving BT 30 days’ notice. It’s a good idea to be organised about this, because if you give less than 30 days’ notice to leave, BT can charge a cancellation fee.

Which is better Sky or BT?

Winner: Sky Both offer good value deals with handy extra features and additional TV and mobile services. BT does have a unique 50Mb fibre package, more freebies and extras, and excellent mobile service, but on balance we have to give this one to Sky because of its stronger customer service record and lower prices.

Do BT automatically renew contracts?

Currently, BT customers receive a letter or email when their contract is coming to an end, and have 30 days to respond. If they do not, the contract is automatically renewed. … However, the contracts that have already been sold by the provider will still roll over.

Do bt do deals for existing customers?

If you’re an existing BT broadband customer, you can take advantage of some great deals, including £5 a month off its SIM-only plans.

How long do you have to be away from BT to be a new customer?

a 12 monthMost have at least a 12 month contract, so you should be able to come back to BT then, as a new customer.