To make an international call, dial the international access code (in Namibia it’s 00), then the destination’s country code, before the rest of the number. Note that the initial zero is omitted from the area code when dialling the UK, Ireland, Australia and New Zealand from abroad.

Australia

international access code + 61

New Zealand

international access code + 64

UK

international access code + 44

US and Canada international access code + 1

Ireland

international access code + 353

South Africa

international access code + 27

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