NBN Starter Checklist

Worried about connecting to the NBN? Don’t sweat it, we’ve got you covered. We’re bringing simple back with our NBN Starter Checklist that makes getting reliable, superfast broadband internet oh-so-simple. So let’s get you ready to be plugged in when the NBN rollout reaches you.

1. Search for NBN at your address

Simply type your address into our NBN map and we’ll tell you when the NBN is coming your way. Even if you live in regional Australia, getting onto the NBN is a breeze.

2. Sign up for NBN news

Get in the know when you sign up for our NBN updates. That way you’ll be the first to know when the NBN is available in your area and what to do after you. Boom.

3. Select an NBN plan

Is NBN surging through your streets? Then it’s time to get official. Hook in by choosing one of our data-full plans:

So we’ve got all your NBN needs wrapped up in next little bundles.

4. Get connected

As soon as you’ve signed up for an Optus NBN plan, we’ll let you know whether you need an NBN Co technician to come out and install equipment. If you don’t already have one, they’ll install your NBN connection box.

We’ll send out your new modem with your NBN starter pack. If you want to find out anything more about the NBN and your modem, take a look at this.

Setting up NBN is super easy, but if you want someone else to do the work for a small fee, we also offer a professional installation service! Our expert will take care of everything, including connecting all your WiFi devices!

5. Start enjoying NBN with Optus

Now that the NBN is up and running at your place, it’s time for the fun to begin! #jobdone

You can connect a number of devices with NBN, whether at your home or at business. Plus our plans are flexible so you can connect to multiple devices, fast NBN Speed Packs.

6. Need a little more help?

Want to watch someone do it first? Let our Optus Guru Ben walk you through some of the tech-heavy steps of connecting to NBN:

Want to talk Optus NBN?

If you're still feeling a bit confused about the NBN rollout, you can get in touch with one of our friendly team members: