To get an 855 number, find a suitable toll-free service provider and request the number. Follow the service provider's instructions for making payment and provide any other required information. After receiving the new 855 number, use another phone to confirm that it works.
A complete list of all toll-free service providers is available in the SMS/800 website. These service providers have access to the SMS/800 database, which contains all information pertaining to the status of all toll-free numbers and their availability. The service providers find and reserve toll-free numbers for their clients. The prices and service packages differ with each service provider.
The use of toll-free numbers must follow the set guidelines that comply with the requirements of the Federal Communications Commission.