To meet the increasing demand for communications services, new area codes are introduced in regions across Canada from time to time as a result of decisions by the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission.
New area code 428 will be introduced in the area served by area code 506 beginning November 21, 2020.
10-digit dialing is also being introduced in the area served by area code 506. Starting on August 13, 2020 local calls made in the 506 area code must be dialled using the 3-digit area code and the 7-digit telephone number.
New area code 354 will be introduced in the area served by area codes 450 and 579 beginning October 24, 2020.
For more information, visit www.newareacodes.ca