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Peterchen

I report a fault. The technitian come to my house. He found there is no falt inside my house. It was programing problem. Should I been charged call out fee?

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caaf

when you say programming issue, can I ask relaying to what? Exchange? Optus supplied modem? Computer?

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Re: Call out fee

AlexRH

Hey @Peterchenm, generally speaking this fee would be charged if the fault is caused by you or your own equipment - so if the fault was found to be caused by a programming problem on your end, this may be the case. 


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Re: Call out fee

Peterchen

Hi,

The problem is not cause by my end ( inside my house). It has been check and confirm by Telstra technistion.

 

Regards,

Peter

Re: Call out fee

Hannah-L

Hey @Peterchen, has a charge been applied to your bill for this visit? Do you still have the fault reference number?

Re: Call out fee

Peterchen

Hi,

 

Fault ref: 16900957. I have got a massage the charge will apply on my next bill.

 

Regards,

Peter

Re: Call out fee

Scott_M

Hi Peter, the charge is applied if the issue is found to be inside the property. Telco responsibility for the cabling ends at the network boundary point of the property. Anything past that point is the responsibility of the property owner to maintain. The wholesale technician can repair this for you but will charge this call out fee as the work is out of scope for them. This sounds like what has happened in your case. 

Re: Call out fee

Peterchen

Hi,

I say again the fault is not inside my property!

Please check!

 

Regards,

Peter

 

Re: Call out fee

Scott_M

That's something Telstra will determine. If that's the case then no call-out fee will be charged. -Scott

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