Prepaid Mobile Plans

Get ready to live more Yes! with great value Optus Prepaid. We've included generous calls, text and data on the new My Prepaid Daily and Monthly plans.

Yes! To My Prepaid Daily. $1.50 a day includes: unlimited standard calls and text, 80MB a day. All within Australia. Days end at 11.59pm local time.
 

Choosing a Prepaid Plan

We understand deciding on how much data you need, then working out the best plan for your usage and your budget, can be a little tricky sometimes. We've put together some stuff to help you understand your data use so you can make the right choice.

Already know which plan you want? Check out phones or SIMs.

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MY PREPAID DAILY

Want the freedom to pay only for the days you use your phone and awesome value when you do?
Start from $1 a day with an auto bump up if you use more talk or data.

 
MY PREPAID DAILY $1 A DAY $1.50 A DAY +50cPER
50MB
Included Minutes Standard Australian mobiles and landlines, 13/1800 numbers and voicemail. Charged per minute Up to 30 mins UNLIMITED

We'll auto bump you up with an extra 50MB data to a max of $5/430MB for the day

Included SMS/MMS Standard national SMS and MMS UNLIMITED UNLIMITED
Included DataCharged per kB Total of
40MB a day
Total of
80MB a day
All For Use Within Australia
Days end at 11:59pm local time.
MY PREPAID DAILY BENEFITS
6 Months Expiry

Recharge from as little as $10 or up to $100 and you'll get six months credit expiry.
Recharge credit will roll over if you recharge before expiry.

Extra Data

Reached the daily data max? Buy more via the My Optus App or SMS "MENU" to 9999.
$2 for 200MB or $5 for 500MB (expires at the end of the day).

Low International Rates From 2c per minute and no flagfall. View international rates.
Awesome Network The mobile network that’s got 98.5% of the Australian population covered.
Low Roaming Rates

Our low roaming rates mean it’s easy and affordable to stay in touch. Recharge from $10 and get six months expiry. You’ll be charged directly out of your credit. See our prepaid roaming rates.

MY PREPAID DAILY PLUS

Want massive daily data value on the days you use your phone?
Start from $2 a day with an auto bump up if you use more data.

 
MY PREPAID DAILY PLUS $2 A DAY +$2FOR
524MB
Included Minutes Standard Australian mobiles and landlines, 13/1800 numbers and voicemail. Charged per minute UNLIMITED We'll auto bump you up with an extra 524MB data to a maximum of $4/1GB for the day
Included SMS/MMS Standard national SMS and MMS UNLIMITED
Included Data Charged per kB Total of
500MB a day
All For Use Within Australia
Days end at 11:59pm local time.
MY PREPAID DAILY PLUS BENEFITS
6 Months Expiry

Recharge from as little as $10 or up to $100 and you'll get six months credit expiry.
Recharge credit will roll over if you recharge before expiry.

Extra Data

Reached the daily data max? Buy more via the My Optus App or SMS "MENU" to 9999.
$2 for 500MB (expires at the end of the day).

Low International Rates From 2c per minute and no flagfall. View international rates.
Awesome Network The mobile network that’s got 98.5% of the Australian population covered.
Low Roaming Rates Our low roaming rates mean it’s easy and affordable to stay in touch. Recharge from $10 and get six months expiry. You’ll be charged directly out of your credit. See our prepaid roaming rates.
MY PREPAID MONTHLY

Like to budget monthly?
Choose a Recharge from $30 and get amazing calls, text and data value for 30 days.

   
MY PREPAID MONTHLY $30 RECHARGE $45 RECHARGE $60 RECHARGE
Included Minutes Standard Australian mobiles and landlines, 13/1800 numbers and voicemail. Charged per minute Up to 350 mins UNLIMITED UNLIMITED
Included SMS/MMS Standard national SMS and MMS UNLIMITED UNLIMITED UNLIMITED
Included Data Charged per kB 1GB 2GB 5GB
Extras Credit For international calls, roaming and premium services $5 $10 $15
Expiry 30 days or on next recharge, whichever is earlier
All For Use Within Australia

MY PREPAID MONTHLY ADD ONS


Data

500MB for $5

Recharge with $5 to get 500MB data. For use within Australia. 30 day expiry.


Talk

Up to 100 mins for $5

Recharge with $5 to get up to 100 extra minutes (charged per min) for standard talk to any Australian network. For use within Australia. 30 day expiry.


Extras Credit

$10 credit for $10

Recharge with a $10 Extras Credit Add On to get $10 credit for international calls and messages or premium services. 30 day expiry.


Roaming Credit

$20 credit for $20

Recharge with a $20 Travel Credit Add On to get $20 credit for great roaming rates. 30 day expiry.

All For Use Within Australia

Days end at 11:59pm local time.

My Prepaid Daily Benefits

 6 Months Expiry

Recharge from as little as $10 or up to $100 and you'll get six months credit expiry.
Recharge credit will roll over if you recharge before expiry.

 Extra Data

Reached the daily data max? Buy more via the My Optus App or SMS "MENU" to 9999.
$2 for 200MB or $5 for 500MB (expires at the end of the day).

Low International Rates

From 2c per minute and no flagfall. View international rates.

 Awesome Network

The mobile network that’s got 98.5% of the Australian population covered.

 Low Roaming Rates

Our low roaming rates mean it’s easy and affordable to stay in touch. Recharge from $10 and get six months expiry. You’ll be charged directly out of your credit. See our prepaid roaming rates.

All For Use Within Australia

Days end at 11:59pm local time.

My Prepaid Daily Plus Benefits

 6 Months Expiry

Recharge from as little as $10 or up to $100 and you'll get six months credit expiry.
Recharge credit will roll over if you recharge before expiry.

 Extra Data

Reached the daily data max? Buy more via the My Optus App or SMS "MENU" to 9999.
$2 for 500MB (expires at the end of the day).

Low International Rates

From 2c per minute and no flagfall. View international rates.

 Awesome Network

The mobile network that’s got 98.5% of the Australian population covered.

 Low Roaming Rates

Our low roaming rates mean it’s easy and affordable to stay in touch. Recharge from $10 and get six months expiry. You’ll be charged directly out of your credit. See our prepaid roaming rates.

All For Use Within Australia

 

My Prepaid Monthly Benefits

 Data

Recharge with $5 to get 500MB data. For use within Australia. 30 day expiry.

 Talk

Recharge with $5 to get up to 100 extra minutes (charged per min) for standard talk to any Australian network. For use within Australia. 30 day expiry.

 Extras Credit

Recharge with a $10 Extras Credit Add On to get $10 credit for international calls and messages or premium services. 30 day expiry.

 Roaming Credit

Recharge with a $20 Travel Credit Add On to get $20 credit for great roaming rates. 30 day expiry.

   

OUR POPULAR PREPAID SIMS

Optus $2 Prepaid SIM/Micro SIM
Optus $2 Prepaid SIM/
Micro SIM
Priced at
$2
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Optus $2 Prepaid Nano SIM
Optus $2 Prepaid Nano SIM
Priced at
$2
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Optus $10 Prepaid SIM/Micro SIM Starter Pack
Optus $10 Prepaid SIM/
Micro SIM Starter Pack
Priced at
$5
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Optus $10 Prepaid Nano SIM<br />Starter Pack
Optus $10 Prepaid Nano SIM
Starter Pack
Priced at
$5
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PICKING THE RIGHT SIM IS EASY

To make sure you purchase the right SIM for your device, take a look at the SIM icons below. For more information on choosing the right SIM for your phone, visit optus.com.au/simtips

FOR MOST PHONES OUT THERE

Standard SIM & Micro SIM

The standard and micro SIMs are available in a clever 2-in-1 pack which includes both variants (the smaller micro SIM snaps out of the larger standard SIM – easy!)

Choose this for most phones out there, including:

  • Apple iPhones 4 and 4s or older
  • Most HTC, Nokia, Motorola, LG, Huawei, Alcatel, BlackBerry and Sony phones

JUST FOR SOME SMARTPHONES

NANO SIM

Some devices take a smaller Nano SIM, including:

  • Apple iPhone 5 or newer
  • Selected Android and Windows devices

Find out more about SIM card compatibility

SEE MORE PREPAID SIM CARDS OR VISIT A YES OPTUS STORE

OUR POPULAR PREPAID MOBILE PHONES

Samsung E3309T
Samsung E3309T
Priced at
$49
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Nokia 301 Black
Nokia 301 Black
Priced at
$49
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Sony Xperia E1
Sony Xperia E1
Priced at
$99
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LG L70 Black
LG L70 Black
Priced at
$159
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Why Choose Optus Prepaid Mobile?

  

How can we help?

Need some more information on all things Prepaid? Check our full FAQ page here.

The Nitty Gritty

MY PREPAID DAILY

The $1 Daily Level is charged on the first outbound standard national call, text, MMS, Voicemail or data use each day. Some phones are set to seek data automatically, and this will cause the Daily Level to be charged. Please check your phone settings. If you use more than the included calls or data in the $1 Daily Level we’ll auto bump you up to the $1.50 Daily Level to get unlimited standard national calls and another 40MB data (total of 80MB) to use in the day. If you use more than 80MB data we’ll auto bump you with an extra 50MB data for 50c to a max of $5/430MB for the day Extra Data Purchase: Data will expire at the end of the day of purchase. Extra data can only be purchased once the daily data max of 430MB is reached.

MY PREPAID DAILY PLUS

The $2 Daily Level is charged on the first outbound standard national call, text, MMS, Voicemail or data use each day. Some phones are set to seek data automatically, and this will cause the Daily Level to be charged. Please check your phone settings. If you use more than the included data in the $2 Daily Level we’ll auto bump you another 524MB data (total of 1GB) to use in the day. Extra Data Purchase: Data will expire at the end of the day of purchase. Extra data can only be purchased once the daily data max of 1GB is reached.

MY PREPAID MONTHLY

Talk Add On: For use on standard national voice calls, Voicemail and 13/1800 numbers. Charged in per minute increments. Travel Credit: For use on standard voice calls, SMS and data whilst roaming overseas. Travel Credit cannot be used for MMS. Travel Credit will be charged at standard rates which can be found at optus.com.au/travel. Optus makes no guarantee regarding the quality and availability of coverage or any roaming services. Add Ons: Used before the monthly inclusions of the same usage type from your plan recharge. The inclusions on each Add On will rollover, if you recharge with that same Add On before it expires.

 

GENERAL

Optus Mobile Fair Go and Internet Acceptable Use policies apply. Data services (Blackberry Internet Solution) are not available with BlackBerry phones running on operating system version 7.1 or earlier. 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 network. Our 4G network will use multiple frequencies (FDD LTE 700 / 1800 / 2100 / 2600 MHz / TD LTE 2300 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. Refer to your device user guide for specifications.

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.