Business International Value Packs

Business International Packs

If you’re a business mobile customer on eligible plans, you can now buy International Minute Packs to use on overseas calls to selected destinations from a mobile while in Australia. Find out more

Did you know? My Plan Business now includes unlimited standard international SMS and MMS to selected countries, and a number of international minutes for standard international calls are also included in selected plans. Connect between 1 February 2015 and 31 May 2015 on an eligible plan. Find out more

Business International Packs  (cost per month) Included Value
$10 Up to $40 value for International Calls & International SMS and MMS.
$20 Up to $100 value for International Calls & International SMS and MMS.
$30 Up to $180 value for International Calls & International SMS and MMS.

'yes' Business International Call Rates

Stay in touch with your customers, employees or even family and friends overseas using your Optus mobile! Our 'yes' Business International Call Rates let you call any landline or mobile phone in over 230 countries. All calls have a flagfall of 35c per call and are charged in the same increments as your plan for standard national calls: per second, per 30 second or per minute. (My Plan Business bills per minute. My Plan bills per second).

NOTE: If you have selected a Business International Pack, the flagfall is deducted from the included value.

Top 20 calling destinations  Country Code Calling a Mobile  (per minute) Calling a Fixed Phone  (per minute)
United Kingdom 44 $0.65 $0.35
Philippines 63 $0.99 $0.75
USA 1 $0.29 $0.29
New Zealand 64 $0.60 $0.30
India 91 $1.20 $1.20
Malaysia 60 $0.80 $0.60
Vietnam 84 $1.25 $1.20
Sri Lanka 94 $1.10 $0.90
China 86 $1.15 $0.90
Fiji 679 $1.19 $1.19
Indonesia 62 $0.95 $0.90
Thailand 66 $0.90 $0.90
Singapore 65 $0.70 $0.40
Hong Kong 852 $0.65 $0.40
Canada 1 $0.40 $0.40
Greece 30 $0.75 $0.50
Ireland (Republic) 353 $0.70 $0.45
South Africa 27 $0.95 $0.75
Korea South 82 $1.05 $0.80
Japan 81 $0.90 $0.50
  1.   Country
    Code
    Calling a Mobile
    (per minute)
    Calling a Fixed Phone
    (per minute)
    Afghanistan 93 $2.20 $1.95
    Albania 355 $1.95 $2.20
    Algeria 213 $1.95 $1.95
    American Samoa 684 $0.29 $0.29
    Andorra 376 $2.75 $2.95
    Angola 244 $1.95 $2.20
    Anguilla 1264 $1.95 $1.93
    Antarctica 672 $9.91 $9.96
    Antigua & Barbuda 1268 $1.95 $2.20
    Argentina 54 $2.20 $1.05
    Armenia 374 $2.50 $2.90
    Aruba 297 $1.95 $1.95
    Ascension Island 247 $4.95 $4.95
    Austria 43 $2.20 $0.75
    Azerbaijan Republic 994 $1.75 $1.95
    Bahamas 1242 $0.55 $0.75
    Bahrain 973 $0.90 $0.90
    Bangladesh 880 $0.75 $1.10
    Barbados 1246 $2.15 $2.20
    Belarus 375 $2.50 $2.75
    Belgium 32 $2.30 $0.95
    Belize 501 $2.40 $2.75
    Benin 229 $2.10 $2.20
    Bermuda 1441 $0.75 $0.95
    Bhutan 975 $1.25 $1.25
    Bolivia 591 $1.65 $1.50
    Bosnia & Hertzegovina 387 $2.75 $1.60
    Botswana 267 $2.20 $2.20
    Brazil 55 $1.95 $1.20
    Brunei 673 $0.75 $1.10
    Bulgaria 359 $4.20 $3.95
    Burkina Faso 226 $2.35 $2.75
    Burundi 257 $2.75 $2.95
    Cambodia 855 $1.35 $1.15
    Cameroon 237 $2.43 $2.75
    Canada 1 $0.20 $0.20
    Cape Verde 238 $3.00 $2.75
    Cayman Islands 1345 $1.75 $1.95
    Central African Republic 236 $3.75 $3.75
    Chad 235 $1.25 $1.65
    Chile 56 $1.40 $1.40
    Colombia 57 $0.95 $1.20
    Comoros Island 269 $2.40 $3.03
    Congo 242 $1.95 $2.20
    Cook Islands 682 $4.70 $6.06
    Costa Rica 506 $0.75 $0.95
    Croatia 385 $2.20 $0.75
    Cuba 53 $9.51 $9.51
    Cyprus 357 $0.70 $0.75
    Czech Republic 420 $2.50 $2.15
    Denmark 45 $1.75 $0.75
    Diego Garcia 246 $8.96 $9.08
    Djibouti 253 $3.30 $3.25
    Dominica Island 1767 $2.20 $2.20
    Dominican Republic 1809 $1.00 $1.00
    East Timor 670 $16.01 $10.60
    Ecuador 593 $1.75 $1.95
    Egypt 20 $1.30 $1.90
    El Salvador 503 $2.20 $2.50
    Equatorial Guinea 240 $2.40 $2.75
    Eritrea 291 $2.75 $2.95
    Estonia 372 $3.50 $2.30
    Ethiopia 251 $2.50 $2.50
    Faeroe Islands 298 $2.75 $ 2.64
    Falkland Islands 500 $4.95 $4.95
    Fiji 679 $1.70 $2.10
    Finland 358 $1.40 $0.95
    France 33 $0.85 $0.50
    French Polynesia 689 $2.60 $2.75
    F Y R Macedonia 389 $2.75 $1.30
    Gabonese Republic 241 $1.95 $1.85
    Gambia 220 $3.03 $3.03
    Georgia 995 $1.35 $1.50
    Germany 49 $0.85 $0.50
    Ghana 233 $1.50 $1.40
    Gibraltar 350 $3.00 $3.30
    Greenland 299 $5.51 $5.45
    Grenada 1473 $2.20 $2.20
    Guadeloupe 590 $4.95 $4.95
    Guam 1671 $0.40 $0.50
    Guantanamo Bay 5399 $0.30 $0.33
    Guatemala 502 $1.10 $1.10
    Guiana French 593 $ 4.95 $3.03
    Guinea Bissau 245 $4.75 $4.84
    Guinea Republic 224 $2.20 $2.20
    Guyana 592 $2.20 $2.15
    Haiti 509 $2.20 $2.25
    Honduras 504 $1.75 $1.95
    Hungary 36 $1.75 $0.80
    Iceland 354 $1.95 $2.20
    Iran 98 $0.80 $2.20
    Iraq 964 $1.20 $0.95
    Israel 972 $0.95 $0.70
    Italy 39 $0.85 $0.50
    Ivory Coast 225 $1.95 $2.20
    Jamaica 1876 $2.00 $2.20
    Jordan 962 $0.95 $0.85
    Kazakhstan 7 $1.30 $1.70
    Kenya 254 $1.50 $0.90
    Kiribati 686 $5.21 $5.11
    Korea North 850 $8.51 $8.47
    Kuwait 965 $0.90 $1.05
    Kyrgyzstan 996 $1.25 $1.40
    Laos 856 $0.60 $1.05
    Latvia 371 $1.75 $1.75
    Lebanon 961 $1.35 $1.15
    Lesotho 266 $2.10 $2.20
    Liberia 231 $2.75 $2.95
    Libya 218 $2.60 $2.50
    Liechtenstein 423 $3.95 $3.95
    Lithuania 370 $1.95 $1.10
    Luxembourg 352 $2.20 $0.85
    Macau 853 $0.50 $0.95
    Madagascar 261 $2.95 $3.30
    Malawi 265 $1.50 $1.80
    Maldives 960 $2.20 $1.95
    Mali 223 $2.30 $2.75
    Malta 356 $2.20 $2.75
    Mariana Islands 1670 $0.51 $0.83
    Marshall Islands 692 $2.25 $2.75
    Martinique 596 $3.30 $3.25
    Mauritania 222 $1.95 $2.20
    Mauritius 230 $1.25 $1.30
    Mayotte Island 269 $2.40 $3.25
    Mexico 52 $1.40 $1.75
    Micronesia 691 $2.00 $2.20
    Monaco 377 $2.95 $3.25
    Mongolia 976 $1.40 $1.40
    Montserrat 1664 $2.45 $10.12
    Morocco 212 $2.80 $3.25
    Mozambique 258 $2.10 $2.15
    Myanmar 95 $2.90 $2.95
    Namibia 264 $2.20 $1.95
    Nauru 674 $9.41 $9.51
    Nepal 977 $1.95 $2.20
    Netherlands Antilles 31 $1.30 $2.30
    Netherlands 599 $1.75 $0.70
    New Caledonia 687 $2.20 $2.30
    Nicaragua 505 $1.95 $1.95
    Niger 227 $1.40 $1.25
    Nigeria 234 $1.20 $1.10
    Nis & Baltics   $0.61 $0.72
    Niue Island 683 $6.21 $6.31
    Norfolk Island 6723 $8.51 $8.40
    Norway 47 $1.50 $0.95
    Oman 968 $1.80 $1.95
    Pakistan 92 $1.90 $1.60
    Palau 680 $2.50 $2.30
    Palestinian Autonomous
    Areas
    970 $2.95 $2.75
    Panama 507 $0.95 $1.40
    Papua New Guinea 675 $2.35 $2.35
    Paraguay 595 $0.95 $0.90
    Peru 51 $1.30 $1.65
    Poland 48 $1.95 $1.05
    Portugal 351 $2.95 $1.90
    Puerto Rico 1787 $0.45 $0.70
    Qatar 974 $1.75 $1.25
    Republic Of Moldova 373 $1.75 $1.25
    Reunion 262 $2.15 $2.15
    Romania 40 $1.75 $1.15
    Russian Federation 7 $0.61 $0.72
    Rwanda 250 $1.30 $2.15
    San Marino 378 $0.65 $0.88
    Sao Tome & Principe 239 $8.96 $8.75
    Saudi Arabia 966 $1.25 $1.20
    Senegal 221 $2.10 $2.10
    Seychelles 248 $0.95 $1.20
    Sierra Leone 232 $3.30 $3.50
    Slovakia 421 $1.95 $1.16
    Slovenia 386 $3.50 $3.30
    Solomon Islands 677 $7.76 $6.83
    Somalia 252 $4.50 $4.50
    Spain 34 $1.95 $1.15
    St Helena 290 $5.81 $5.45
    St Kitts & Nevis 1869 $2.20 $2.15
    St Lucia 1758 $2.00 $2.25
    St Pierre & Miquelon 508 $2.75 $2.20
    St Vincent & Bequia 1784 $1.95 $1.93
    Sudan 249 $0.95 $0.95
    Surinam 597 $1.95 $2.15
    Swaziland 268 $1.95 $1.95
    Sweden 46 $1.75 $0.75
    Switzerland 41 $2.95 $0.75
    Syria 963 $1.75 $1.95
    Taiwan 886 $1.05 $0.90
    Tajikistan 992 $1.32 $1.60
    Tanzania 255 $2.20 $2.75
    Togolese Republic 228 $2.65 $2.65
    Tokelau 690 $6.51 $6.76
    % 676 $3.20 $3.30
    Trinidad & Tobago 1868 $1.00 $1.30
    Tunisia 216 $3.60 $3.95
    Turkey 90 $1.05 $0.85
    Turkmenistan 993 $1.10 $1.10
    Turks & Caicos Islands 1649 $2.20 $2.15
    Tuvalu 688 $4.95 $4.95
    Uganda 256 $1.35 $1.65
    Ukraine 380 $1.10 $1.10
    United Arab Emirates 971 $1.35 $1.20
    Uruguay 598 $1.93 $2.20
    Uzbekistan 998 $0.95 $1.20
    Vanuatu 678 $4.40 $4.40
    Vatican City 39 $2.75 $1.32
    Venezuela 58 $1.45 $1.80
    Virgin Islands (Br) 1284 $2.20 $1.80
    Virgin Islands (US) 1340 $0.51 $2.75
    Wallis and Futuna Islands 681 $12.88 $1.96
    Western Samoa 685 $6.61 $3.25
    Yemen Arab 967 $1.95 $1.65
    Yugoslavia 381 $1.20 $1.25
    Zaire 243 $2.50 $2.95
    Zambia 260 $2.55 $1.75
    Zimbabwe 263 $3.50 $2.50

International Messaging Rates

International SMS and MMS are quick, cheap and easy ways to keep in touch with customers, colleagues and, friends and family overseas.

Can I Send an SMS or MMS to Someone Overseas?

International SMS (Short Message Service) and MMS* (MultiMedia Messaging Service) are quick, inexpensive and easy ways to keep in touch with friends, family and colleagues overseas. International SMS lets you send text messages (up to 160 characters) and MMS lets you send picture messages to compatible digital handsets on overseas networks. It's the perfect way to bridge the distance and stay in touch. 

How Much Does it Cost to Send an SMS or MMS?

Provided the overseas network has an International SMS agreement with Optus, you can send an SMS to friends and family overseas for just 50c per message per 160 characters sent. International MMS is 75 cents per recipient per MMS. There is no charge to receive an SMS or MMS.

  1. Business International Pack:

    The Business International Pack $5, $10, $20 and $30 provides $15, $40, $100 and $180 respectively worth of included value to be used on standard international calls and standard international SMS and MMS made or sent from Australia, using your Optus Mobile. Excludes video calls, international roaming, satellite calls and, International premium SMS and MMS.

    Business International call rates apply and may be updated at anytime. A 35c flagfall applies per call. Charging increments vary depending on your mobile rate plan. For current rates see 'yes' Business International Call Rates here. Standard rates of your mobile plan apply to calls and messages not part of the included value of this offer.

    Business International Packs can be cancelled at any time. Note: if you cancel this pack, you can’t purchase one later. If you cancel this offer before the end of your billing period, any unused portion of the monthly subscription fee will be credited to your account. Any unused included value cannot be rolled over.

    Offer is only available to credit approved customers and on eligible Small or Medium Business mobile plans only. The offer only applies to standard personal and business calls, SMS and MMS only and cannot be used for commercial purposes. For technical and commercial purposes, this offer is not available to all customers.

    'yes' Business International Call rates:

    Available to Optus Small or Medium Business Mobile customers only and applies to calls originated in Australia. A 35c flagfall applies per call. Charging increments vary depending on your mobile rate plan. Airtime surcharges apply to calls from MobileSat, Inmarsat, Iridium and Thuraya. Prices are subject to change without notice.

    Optus International SMS and MMS:

    International SMS is only available with overseas networks which have an International SMS agreement with Optus. Message charges are incurred on sending the message, regardless of successful delivery. It may take up to eight days from the original send date for the message charges to be applied.

    International MMS is available with participating networks only. Some recipients of International MMS may not be able to reply. Message charges are incurred on sending the message regardless if successfully delivered or not.

    For full details, see www.optus.com.au/standardagreements.