Prepaid Mobile

Optus Prepaid offers you flexibility, affordability and freedom!

Whether you're bringing your own phone and just want a SIM, or want a new phone and SIM, we've got a great range of Prepaid mobile plans for you.

So if you're looking for lots of data, long expiry, talk, text, international calls, or a bit of everything, you're in the right place.

Bonus data on first recharge of $30 or more for new customers by 4 February 2018

How Prepaid Works

1. Explore Plans

Choose the plan that's right for you

2. Buy a SIM or phone

Grab the phone or SIM you want

3. Activate a SIM

Activate your SIM

4. Recharge online

Recharge with ease anytime - 24/7

$20 Off
$20 Off

 

$30 Prepaid Starter Kit - Now $10
$30 Prepaid Starter Kit - Now $10
$30 Prepaid Starter Kit - Now $10
Free Delivery
Free Delivery
Free Delivery

Limited to 1 per customer. Activate on chosen plan within 30 days of purchase. Offer ends 4th May 17.

Limited to 1 per customer. Activate on chosen plan within 30 days of purchase. Offer ends 4th May 17.

$30 Prepaid Ultimate Plus

Standard 3GB + 5.88GB bonus data for customers who activate from 05/02/18. 1st recharge by 28/03/18. 2nd recharge by 30/06/18. All for use in AU in 28 days.

With Selected Handsets

Activate the included SIM and recharge $30+ on your first recharge by 02/04/18.

Stream more on the go on $30+

Recharge $30+ on Prepaid Ultimate Plus by 29/04/18 and get 10GB extra to stream on Netflix, Stan, ABC iView, ABC Kids and ABC ME. Subscriptions required.

$30 Prepaid Ultimate Plus

Standard 3GB + 5.88GB bonus data for customers who activate from 05/02/18. 1st recharge by 28/03/18. 2nd recharge by 30/06/18. All for use in AU in 28 days.

With Selected Handsets

Activate the included SIM and recharge $30+ on your first recharge by 02/04/18.

Stream more on the go on $30+

Recharge $30+ on Prepaid Ultimate Plus by 29/04/18 and get 10GB extra to stream on Netflix, Stan, ABC iView, ABC Kids and ABC ME. Subscriptions required.

Bonus $50 eftpos gift card

When you purchase an eligible handset, activate included SIM and recharge $30+ on your first recharge by 02/04/18.

Optus X Spirit

$99

Optus X Smart

$129

Alcatel A3

$149

Bonus $50 eftpos gift card

When you purchase an eligible handset, activate included SIM and recharge $30+ on your first recharge by 02/04/18.

Optus X Spirit

$99

Optus X Smart

$129

Alcatel A3

$149

Why Optus Prepaid?

The beauty of our Prepaid plans are that they allow you to use your mobile phone how you like, when you like, without resulting in nasty surprise bills at the end of the month.

That's why we're not just offering freedom from surprise bills, we're also offering freedom from being locked in.

Our Prepaid plans have no lock-in contracts or cancellation fees, so you're free to move plans at any time.

Live at the speed of Bolt with Optus 4G Plus - our fastest network ever. Our 4G Plus network now reaches over 96% of the Australian population available in all capital cities and over 700 regional towns.

With a compatible 4G device, that means you can enjoy superfast internet in loads of new places. Find out more

Optus Prepaid has your data needs sorted with a variety of data allowances designed to keep you browsing

Recharge with Prepaid Ultimate Plus plan to access these great offers

  • Get data free music streaming on Google Play Music, iHeartRadio & Spotify when you recharge $10+ before 22 March 2018
  • Love watching video on the go? Recharge $30+ by 29 April 2018 to get an extra 10GB data to stream on Netflix, Stan, ABC iView, ABC Kids and ABC ME.
  • And, if don’t use all your data within your recharge period, you can roll over up to 10GB when you recharge before expiry. It’s easy to keep an eye on your data usage and expiry with the My Optus app. Find out more

Optus Perks is all about giving you the good stuff - from bonuses and treats to loads of entertainment. It's been created with you in mind - and that means whatever you're into, you're bound to find something great that'll keep you entertained.

To access Perks, use My Optus app to get discounted movie tickets, awesome competitions and giveaways. Download My Optus app now or go to optusperks.com.au

Manage your Prepaid account easily with the My Optus app. Track your usage, check your balance and access Optus Perks all through the app, plus you can stay on top of your recharges and check what inclusions come with your recharge.

Need technical support? The app gives you access to Yes Crowd, various help and support info, and live chat.

Get a whole new level of access to your Optus account with the My Optus app. Find out more.

No contract

The beauty of our Prepaid plans are that they allow you to use your mobile phone how you like, when you like, without resulting in nasty surprise bills at the end of the month.

That's why we're not just offering freedom from surprise bills, we're also offering freedom from being locked in.

Our Prepaid plans have no lock-in contracts or cancellation fees, so you're free to move plans at any time.

Awesome Network

Live at the speed of Bolt with Optus 4G Plus - our fastest network ever. Our 4G Plus network now reaches 96% of the Australian population available in all capital cities and over 700 regional towns.

With a compatible 4G device, that means you can enjoy superfast internet in loads of new places. Find out more

Optus Perks

Optus Perks is all about giving you the good stuff - from bonuses and treats to loads of entertainment. It's been created with you in mind - and that means whatever you're into, you're bound to find something great that'll keep you entertained.

To access Perks, use My Optus app to get discounted movie tickets, awesome competitions and giveaways. Download My Optus app now or go to optusperks.com.au

Data's best friend

Optus Prepaid has your data needs sorted with a variety of data allowances designed to keep you browsing

Recharge with Prepaid Ultimate Plus plan to access these great offers

  • Get data free music streaming on Google Play Music, iHeartRadio & Spotify when you recharge $10+ before 22 March 2018
  • Love watching video on the go? Recharge $30+ by 29 April 2018 to get an extra 10GB data to stream on Netflix, Stan, ABC iView, ABC Kids and ABC ME.
  • And, if don’t use all your data within your recharge period, you can roll over up to 10GB when you recharge before expiry. It’s easy to keep an eye on your data usage and expiry with the My Optus app. Find out more
My Optus App

Manage your Prepaid account easily with the My Optus app. Track your usage, check your balance and access Optus Perks all through the app, plus you can stay on top of your recharges and check what inclusions come with your recharge.

Need technical support? The app gives you access to Yes Crowd, various help and support info, and live chat.

Get a whole new level of access to your Optus account with the My Optus app. Find out more.

The Details

General: For more info, see our Critical Information Summaries which can be found at optus.com.au/cis or pick one up in store.

Coverage: With 3G devices, you can access our 3G (UMTS 2100 MHz / 900 MHz) network. With 4G devices and a compatible plan, you can access our 3G network plus some or all of our 4G Plus network. Our 4G Plus network uses multiple frequencies (LTE 700 / 1800 / 2100 / 2300 / 2600 MHz) to provide coverage. Coverage availability will vary depending on your device and location. Check coverage at optus.com.au/coverage based on your address and device.

Compatibility: If you bring your own device, make sure it's not locked to other networks and is compatible with the Optus Network. To learn more, visit optus.com.au/compatibility.

Handsets: Optus handsets been modified to be optimised for the Optus network.

Usage Alerts: Are sent to you in real time although delays may occur from time to time. You should not rely solely on the alert service to monitor your usage. To get up to speed with your balance, free SMS the keyword BAL to 9999 or download the My Optus app.

Recharge vouchers: Must be redeemed by the offer end date in order to receive the offer.

GIFT CARD OFFER
Available to new customers who purchase a specially marked box containing an Optus X Smart, Optus X Spirit or Alcatel A3 online or in-store, activate the included SIM and on their first recharge, recharge with $30 or more from 02/10/17 until 02/04/18, unless offer extended. For info on available plans and pricing, see optus.com.au/prepaidplans.
$50 EFTPOS card available for activation within 24 hours of recharging with $30 or above. $50 EFTPOS card must be activated by 30/04/18 at optus.com.au/optusgift. You will need to enter the security code printed on the EFTPOS card and your mobile number. The EFTPOS gift card will have a 12 month expiry from the activation date. Limit one handset purchase per customer. Excludes handset upgrades and SIM swaps. While stocks last. Card issued by Blackhawk Network Australia Pty Ltd ABN 84 123 251 703.

MUSIC STREAMING DATA FREE
Offer ends 22/03/18. Streaming services subject to change at any time. Song downloads, data tethering, video content, non-music content such as album art, ads, authentication & app analytics are excluded and will incur data charges. Streaming services may require paid subscription fees & may not have apps available on all mobile operating systems. For daily plans streaming will trigger a day's usage. You must have a positive MyCredit or data balance to access data free music streaming. Add Ons will not extend your recharge expiry or use of data free music streaming.

PREPAID ULTIMATE PLUS: $10 SIM STARTER KIT BONUS OFFER
Bonus data may take up to 72 hours to be applied and will expire at the same time as the standard inclusion, unless data rollover applies. Subsequent $10 recharges will give 500MB data. Excludes SIM swaps. Not to be used with any other offer. Limit once per customer.

PREPAID ULTIMATE PLUS: BONUS DATA OFFER
Bonus data may take up to 72 hours to be applied and will expire at the same time as that recharge unless data rollover applies. Excludes SIM swaps. Eligibility for offer is forfeited once you leave the plan. Not to be used with any other offer. Limit once per customer.

PREPAID ULTIMATE PLUS: VIDEO STREAMING OFFER
MyVideo data is available to new and existing Prepaid Ultimate Plus customers who recharge with $30 or above between 30 October 2017 and 29 April 2018. Expires within 28 days or upon next recharge, whichever is earlier. Some streaming services require paid subscriptions. Streaming services subject to change at any time. Content such as ads, authentication and app analytics are excluded and will be deducted from any standard or bonus MyData allowances you have. Streaming services may not have apps available on all mobile operating systems. Tethering and downloads not permitted.