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Service Descriptions
(All prices quoted exclude VAT)
Monthly £
Call Charges
One-Off Set Up
Telephone Call Answering
Ideal for small businesses in any industry with up 10 employees and requiring up to 6 data capture fields.
2p per sec
From £50
Virtual Reception Service
Our in-house Virtual Receptionists answer your in-bound business telephone calls on your behalf using your company greeting.
2p per sec
From £50
Outsourced Company Reception Service
Perfect for larger businesses Criteria: For larger clients in any industry with 10+ employees, 6+ data fields.
2p per sec
From £50
Clinic Diary Reception
Specific service for Clinical businesses requiring call answering with diary management.
2p per sec
From £50
Short Term Answering
Our short term answering service answer many problems: Sick days, relocating, work conferences or even a new marketing campaign.
2.5p per sec
From £50
Holiday Cover Service
Our Holiday Cover package is a basic message taking service to support sole traders and and small companies during holiday times.
£1.25 per message
Contingency Telephone Answering
A service that sits in the background until needed and can be activated within minutes ensuring continuity for your business at a time of dilemma.
2.5p per sec
From £100
Emergency Services / ‘Out Of Hours’ Call Management
A 24x7 telephone answering package for businesses providing 'Out Of Hours' call out and emergency support services.
2.5p per sec
From £100
Geo/Non Geo Numbers
Geographic (01, 02) and Non-Georgraphic (03, 08) phone numbers. £7.50pm for call management clients and £15pm for non-call management clients.

Please complete the following basic information to enable us to create a company profile within our system. Specific personnel, pricing, service details and call handling protocols will be validated in a follow up call by our quality control team when completing your set up.

Profile Set Up Form

This document forms the basis of the Agreement between factotum ltd (the Company) AND the Client. These terms and Conditions apply only to UK clients. Clients based in other jurisdictions should contact factotum Ltd directly on: (0044) 1638 576400


i. All monthly subscription fees are payable in advance with call handling charges payable monthly in arrears
ii. Payment will be collected monthly by Direct Debit
iii. All fees are payable within 14 days of the date of invoice
iv. The Company reserves the right to charge interest of 2% per month on invoices not paid by the due date and an administration charge of £5 per communication in pursuance of unpaid invoices.
v. The Company reserves the right to amend its published price list at any time.

Termination of Agreement

The termination agreement depends on the level of service:

Service Termination Descriptions

vi(a). Following a minimum period of THREE month’s service, either party may terminate the agreement on ONE calendar months’ written notice.


vi(b). Following a minimum period of THREE month’s service, either party may terminate the agreement on ONE calendar months’ written notice.


vi(c). Following a minimum period of SIX month’s service, either party may terminate the agreement on THREE calendar months’ written notice.


vi(d). Following a minimum period of 12 months, either party may terminate the agreement on ONE calendar months’ written notice.

vii. The Company reserves the right to terminate this agreement without notice if, in the opinion of the Company, the Client’s activities may adversely affect the Company or any of the Company’s clients.

viii. Unsatisfactory references may lead to the Company terminating the agreement without notice.

ix. The Company undertakes that it shall upon the termination or expiry of the Contract, provided that payment of all outstanding monies has been received from the Client, immediately deliver up to the Client all correspondence and documents belonging to the Client in its possession or under its control.

Call Taking & Message Handling

x. All messages will be held until the Client requests delivery of them unless it has been agreed that messages will be relayed upon receipt.

xi. The Client may have the messages relayed verbally or by Email or Fax or Pager or SMS transmission.

xii. Where requested, the Company will use its discretion to assess whether a message is urgent or important and relay the same via SMS to a designated mobile telephone, or via FAX or Email.

xiii. The Company will only answer incoming calls between the defined hours depending on the service levels agreed: 1. Day Time: 08:30 to 17:30 Monday to Friday (excluding bank holidays). Please let us know if you would like to reduce these hours in order to correspond with your company opening time. 2. 24/7: Lines always open Outside of these hours we are able to offer a voice-mail system. The Client can be given access to the Company voice-mail system and be responsible for retrieving their own messages unless agreed to the contrary.


xiv. Neither party shall at any time during or after the term divulge, or allow to be divulged, to any person any confidential information relating to the business or affairs of the other.

The Company’s Right to Assign

xv. This Agreement and all rights under it may be assigned or transferred by the Company but not by the Client.

Credit Search

xvi. The Company reserves the right to make a search with a credit agency, which will keep a record of that search and will share that information with other businesses. We may also make enquiries about principle directors with a credit reference agency.


xvii. The liability of the Company to the Client on account of or in respect of any loss or damage suffered by reason of fault or negligence, including a failure or delay in providing service to the Client shall be limited to £50.

Force Majeure

xviii An extension of time will be granted if an event of force majeure causes a delay. However, both parties shall be released from their respective obligations if any cause beyond the reasonable control of any party renders the performance of the Contract impossible.


xix. The Client undertakes that during the Contract and for a period of six months following its termination, it will not without the prior written consent of the Company. induce or endeavour to induce any employee of the Company to leave his/her employment and to join the employment of the Client.

xx. The Client acknowledges substantial disruption will be caused to the Company in the event of the Client breaching the provision of this clause. The client agrees to pay a sum equal to 35% of the relevant employee’s gross annual salary to the Company by way of liquidated damages immediately upon receipt of an invoice therefore.

Proper Law and Jurisdiction

xxi. The construction, performance and validity of this Contract shall in all respects be governed by the law of England.


xxii. Clicking of the ‘Accept and Submit’ button at the foot of this page forms the basis of the Agreement between Factotum Ltd (the Company) and the Client. A copy of the Terms and Conditions will be sent by email. These Terms and Conditions apply only to UK clients. Clients based in other jurisdictions should contact factotum Ltd directly on: (0044) 1638 576400.

xxiii Simply click the SEND BUTTON to enable us to create your profile. Our quality control team will then contact you with 48 hours to validate your specific personnel, pricing, service details and call handling protocols and your service will be activated in 3-5 work days.

Factotum Limited
6 The old Railway Station
Green Road
In order to support our continued growth Factotum received a grant through the New Anglia Small Grant Scheme, which is part funded by the European Regional Development Fund.
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