SIM starter kit and plans

We offer two types of Pre-Paid plans. Our Pre-Paid Complete plan offers great value for everyday use, while our Pre-Paid Long Life Plus plan is a good option if you don’t use your phone often. Our Pre-Paid SIM starter kit includes single SIM card in all sizes: standard, micro and nano. Once you've purchased your SIM starter kit, you can activate on either Pre-Paid Complete plan or Pre-Paid Long Life Plus plan.

Enjoy included data, data banking, included international call minutes to selected destinations and unlimited calls and texts in Australia to standard Australian numbers with each recharge. Choose a Pre-Paid SIM starter kit with SIM card included and activate on this plan.


All inclusions for use in Australia.

Calls, texts and data are charged at pay-as-you-go rates, per minute, text message or megabyte. Choose a Pre-Paid SIM starter kit with SIM card included and activate on this plan.


All inclusions for use in Australia.


To recharge, first select which type of plan you’re on: Pre-Paid Complete or Long Life Plus. Then choose a recharge amount from the range below your plan type. You can choose to recharge online or have a digital recharge voucher emailed to you (available to selected recharges only).


All inclusions for use in Australia.


All inclusions for use in Australia.

How to get started on Pre-Paid

  • Select your service

    BYO device and choose a Pre-Paid SIM starter kit, or buy a new Pre-Paid phone that comes with a SIM card.

  • Get free delivery

    Enjoy free delivery, with most orders delivered in 3-7 business days. Subject to availability..

  • Activate online

    Once your order arrives, activate your SIM on your chosen Pre-Paid plan.

  • Choose your number

    You can transfer your mobile number from another provider, or get a new Telstra number.

Why choose us?

Australia's best 4G network

The Telstra mobile network
reaches further and runs faster
than any other.

Faster based on national average
mobile speeds.

Keep your data in the bank

Not going to use up your data in time? Just recharge before expiry on Telstra Pre-Paid Complete and save up to 200GB of unused data to your Data Bank.

Recharge before expiry to access
banked data. For use in Australia.

Call overseas with included minutes

Get international call minutes from Australia to selected destinations on Pre-Paid Complete, you’re never far away from friends and family overseas.

For use in Australia.

Be rewarded with Telstra Plus

Join Telstra Plus and get rewarded just for recharging. Earn points to put towards must-have devices, SIM Kits, accessories and more. Eligibility criteria apply.

Frequently asked questions

Got more questions about Pre-Paid? We’re here to help