Telstra 5G for business

Get ahead with the power of 5G

Plan a brighter future for your business built on connectivity with Australia’s best 5G.

What do I need to get my business ready for 5G?

You’ll need one or more 5G devices and 5G-ready mobile or data plans to connect your business to Telstra 5G. You’ll also need to be in an area that has 5G coverage.

5G coverage

5G is now rolling out in selected areas. In non-5G coverage areas, you’ll automatically switch to our 4GX/4G or 3G. Check our coverage map to find out more.

A 5G-ready phone or device

To unlock the power of 5G for your business, take a look at our range of 5G-ready phones and devices.

An eligible Telstra business plan

Once you’ve selected your phone or device, simply choose a Telstra business plan that includes 5G network access to the 5G network.

How 5G benefits your business

Broaden business reach

Connect to the country’s best and largest 5G network - covering over 80% of Australians, so you can work on the go in more places.

In non-5G coverage areas, you’ll automatically switch to our 4G or 3G networks.

Power better performance

Connect to 5G’s faster data speeds, so you can get your files and posts where they need to be more quickly, host video conferences with less buffering, get work done with less interruptions.

Tap into more network capacity

So you can cater for more business devices. The increased capacity of 5G also helps to provide better network performance – especially in crowded places.

Leap ahead with less lag

Leverage the lower latency of 5G with less data lag for near real-time responses. To power technologies in situations where milliseconds count, such as during live streams and while using business critical applications.

Want to know more about 5G?

With 5G, you have an opportunity to carve a niche in the business landscape with the new capabilities on offer. Whether it’s through innovation or bolstering the services you already provide, there is plenty to explore using 5G as a launching pad.

What's the latest 5G news?

5G is the newest mobile network technology and has the potential to make our lives smarter, safer, and more efficient. 

How does 5G help business?

For small and medium business owners, 5G offers ultra-fast mobile networking over greater distances.

Why choose Telstra 5G?

Telstra is leading the way in Australia in ensuring our customers have early access to all the benefits of advancing 5G technology.

Keep up with what’s new and what’s next in the world of 5G

5G networks are set to change the very nature of wireless connectivity worldwide. As with most new advancements in technology, 5G will shape the way businesses operate, so it’s wise to stay on top of the latest information and potential implications of this revolutionary tech.

5G is set to change the world and business, forever

Learn how you can carve a niche in the business landscape with the new 5G capabilities on offer.

Get the facts on 5G health concerns

Though some concerns have been raised, there are no established health effects from 5G in relation to the Coronavirus.

Frequently asked questions

5G and Wi-Fi are different technologies. They will complement each other as new features and improvements are included.

No, the volumes of data on fixed networks have exceed those on mobile by more than 50 times, and while 5G will create a number of options for customers who choose to go wireless, it won’t be for everyone.

We've done extensive EME testing on our 5G and have found the EME levels to be similar to 3G, 4G and Wi-Fi.  The EME levels measured were found to be well below the safety limits, and in many cases, over a thousand times lower. We continually monitor our network and the ACMA conduct EME compliance audits. Independent health authorities require us to meet their safety standard so that you can use this technology safely.

We currently offer 5G in select areas and our 5G footprint is set to extend to cover more cities, selected regional areas and traffic hotspots. To access 5G, you’ll need a 5G-enabled device with an eligible plan in a 5G coverage area. When you are not in a 5G coverage area, your device will automatically switch back to accessing 4G instead. 

We’re here to help you discover 5G and how it can empower your business. 5G will change how we connect with customers and colleagues, and our dedicated Account Management support team can advise you on all the benefits of advancing 5G technology.