BT Basic is a simple, low-cost telephone service that's easy to understand and helps you keep in touch, even if money is a bit tight. If you're on a low income, BT Basic lets you make and receive calls – and helps you manage how much you spend.
BT Basic line rental £5.10 a month (£15.30 a quarter including a £4.50 call allowance) UK landline calls 11.3p per minute with a call set up fee of 3.3p
Calls to 0845 and 0870 numbers free at weekends and BT Basic is exempt from any payment processing fees
Free BT Privacy with Caller Display
Allows broadband through any supplier so you dont have to use BT Broadband
You can usually get BT Basic if you're claiming one of these benefits:
Income-based Jobseeker's Allowance
Pensions Credit (Guaranteed Credit)
Employment Support Allowance (Income related)
Universal Credit (and are on zero earnings)
You must be the named account holder to apply.