- VoIP is where you plug your landline telephone handset into your modem, which then allows you to make and receive phone calls via the internet.
- You can expect a call pack bundled into Telstra’s NBN 25, NBN 50, as well as NBN 100 plans.
- Aussie Broadband offers various NBN plans in different speed tiers but each can have a VoIP service stacked on top of them for a small additional fee.
Many people these days with NBN connections are using VoIP to make incredibly cheap phone calls. VoIP is where you plug your landline telephone handset into your modem, which then allows you to make and receive phone calls via the internet. This is an excellent telephone option, as you won't need to pay for monthly landline rental.
Telstra VoIP Plans
You can expect a call pack bundled into Telstra’s NBN 25, NBN 50, as well as NBN 100 plans. In this case, you will be able to make unlimited local, national, and mobile calls for free. You also get to have 500 calls per month to 13 numbers, which is charged 40 cents per call. The rates of the calls to other countries may vary though.
Aussie Broadband VoIP Plans
Aussie Broadband offers various NBN plans in different speed tiers but each can have a VoIP service stacked on top of them for a small additional fee. For instance, you can get the everyday call pack for an additional $10 per month on top of your NBN plan. You can also go for the International Talk call pack which will entail the need for you to pay $20 on top of your NBN plan.
- Local Calls: 15 cents
- National Calls: 15 cents
- Mobile Calls: 22 cents
Dodo VoIP Plans
Like Telstra, Dodo also offers various NBN plans in the Standard, Standard Plus, as well as Fast speed tiers that are coupled with VoIP services. Alongside this Dodo also offers standard line rentals.
iiNet VoIP Plans
iiNet VoIP plans work a little differently. They charge a flat monthly 'Netphone' fee of $9.95, with its residential NBN, VDSL2, cable, and naked DSL plans. International calls cost a minimum of 5 cents per minute, and calls to mobiles are 29 cents per minute charged in 30-second blocks. You can also top up your plan with a VoIP Mobile Call Pack that costs $10 per month.
Internode VoIP Plans
Internode has several broadband plans with the ability to add a VoIP service, which they refer to as the ‘Nodephone’. This feature can be packaged with any of their NBN plans. It starts with $0 extra per month, which comes with PAYG rates. Local and national calls are untimed and charged at 18 cents each while mobile calls are charged 29 cents per minute. On the other hand, international rates begin at 15 cents.
iPrimus VoIP Plans
iPrimus offers two VoIP plans that can be added on top of your typical NBN plan. All of their plans come with Pay As You Go (PAYG). For Australian calls, you need to pay an additional $10 per month on your plan while for Australian + International Calls, you will be charged an additional $30 per month.