01423 area code

Harrogate and Boroughbridge

The 01423 area code is for Boroughbridge and Harrogate, and the surrounding areas.

Locations using 01423 numbers include:

  • Birstwith
  • Boroughbridge
  • Copgrove
  • Darley
  • Green Hammerton
  • Harrogate
  • Helperby
  • Huby
  • Knaresborough
  • Oatlands Mount
  • Pateley Bridge
  • Ramsgill Dale
  • Starbeck
  • Tockwith

The first digit of the six-digit local number usually indicates more precisely where it is associated with:

Number rangePrimary area*Other locations served
(01423) 2xxxxx  HarrogateBirstwith, Darley, Huby, Knaresborough, Oatlands Mount, Pateley Bridge, Ramsgill Dale, Starbeck
(01423) 5xxxxx  
(01423) 6xxxxx  
(01423) 7xxxxx  
(01423) 8xxxxx  
(01423) 3xxxxx  BoroughbridgeCopgrove, Green Hammerton, Helperby, Tockwith
(01423) 4xxxxx  
(01423) 9xxxxx  

* Telephone companies are officially required to issue numbers according to this pattern. Some smaller or newer operators may disregard the rules and use the same series of numbers across the entire area.

Most numbers using the 01423 area code are normal Harrogate and Boroughbridge landlines but be aware that, as is the case for all UK area codes, such numbers may also be used for services without any physical link to the area. (More info)

01423 area code information

Area code:01423
Location:Harrogate / Boroughbridge
Ceremonial county:North Yorkshire
Call costs:Normal landline rate
Area code required for local calls:No
Local number length:6 digits
Number format:01423 xxxxxx
International number format:+44 1423 xxxxxx
Number shortages predicted:No
Last code change:April 1995 (previously 0423)

Area code history

Harrogate and Boroughbridge had separate area codes until the early 1990s. Numbers from the former Boroughbridge 0901 area code were absorbed into the 0423 area code (which later became 01423).

Map of 01423 Harrogate and Boroughbridge area code