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Switched On Australia - HomeTalk Saver Plan Details

MobileTalk Basic

MobileTalk Basic Get back to basics with generous call and data allowance without giving up the phone you love.  

24 Month Contract

$30 per month

Total minimum cost $720. See the Critical Information Summary here.

Includes

$200 included value.



200MB of included 3G data.





Included Value for use within Australia: Can be used for standard national voice calls, standard national MMS, voicemail, and calls to 13/1300 and 1800 numbers. Included value on Switched On Plans can be used for standard national voice calls, standard national SMS and MMS, voicemail, and calls to 13/1300 and 1800 numbers.

Calls

90c p/minute to all Australian fixed and mobile lines.

Cost of a 2 minute standard national call is $2.15, including 35 cent flagfall.

Messaging

25c p/SMS message

50c p/MMS message

3G Data

200MB 3G data included p/month.

Excess data is charged at 50c p/MB.

Video Calls

50c p/minute.

SurePage

SurePage Message 60c p/message.

SurePage Diversion 22c p/minute.

Flagfall

All timed calls (including national & mobiles) incur a Standard Call Connection Cost of 35c p/call.

Important Information

  • Things You Need to Know

    General Terms

    
    • All timed calls are billed in 60 second blocks on Optus MobileTalk plans. The MobileTalk Talk 'N' Text plan however is billed in 1 second blocks.
    • Offer only available on a 24-Month Agreement.
    • All charges quoted are inclusive of GST.
    • This plan utilises the Optus 3G Network
    • Included Value for use within Australia: Can be used for standard national voice calls, standard national MMS, voicemail, and calls to 13/1300 and 1800 numbers. Included value on Switched On Plans can be used for standard national voice calls, standard national SMS and MMS, voicemail, and calls to 13/1300 and 1800 numbers.
    • Included Data for use within Australia: Any unused monthly data cannot be rolled over.
    • National Video Calls: coverage is handset dependant and both parties to the call must be in a 3G coverage area.
    • For Optus MobileTalk plans, check coverage at optus.com.au/coverage. To access the 3G dual band network you need a 3G dual band device (2100Mhz/900Mhz).
    • For Telstra MobileTalk plans, check coverage at www.telstra.com.au/mobile-phones/coverage-networks/our-coverage. To access the 3G dual band network you need a 3G dual band device (2100Mhz/900Mhz).

    General Fees & Charges

    
    • Early Termination Fee: If you choose to cancel your plan within your contract period, an early termination fee is applicable. This is calculated at your minimum monthly installment multiplied by every month remaining in the term of your 24-Month Agreement.
    • Voicemail retrieval is charged at standard call rates, however no flagfall is applied.
    • International Messaging is charged at 35c p/message on all Optus MobileTalk plans.
    • International Messaging is charged at 50c p/message on all Telstra MobileTalk plans.
  • What Payment Methods do we accept?

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      BPay

      BPAY through your Bank

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      Post Billpay

      At any Australia Post Office

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      Over the Phone

      Automated pay by Phone Service

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      Online

      Pay via our website with your Customer Number & Password

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      Direct Debit

      Direct Deposit to our Bank Account

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      Mail

      Mail Cheque or Money Order

  • International Call Rates

    *International Call Rates.

    Please check our International Call Rates for other countries and their applicable rates.

    International Roaming Guide.

    International Roaming Pricing Guide



  • Need a Handset?

    We can help

    While none of our plans are bundled with a handset, we can always provide you with a new handset should you want one. We do have some restrictions though.

    Contact our friendly customer service team on 1300 455 620 between the hours of 9am and 5:30pm (AEST), Mon-Fri to discuss what handsets can be made available and applicable costs.





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