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Types of Internet connections in VIC

Victoria has many home broadband connections, including the NBN, ADSL, ADSL2+, Home Wireless - even the emerging cellular broadband technology 5G, if you’re in the right area! The first step to finding the best home broadband plan for you and your household is finding out what type of internet connection best suits your neighbourhood. You do so by entering your postcode or suburb into our free broadband comparison algorithm above. Happy hunting!  

NBN

NBN uses fibre optic cables that can provide super fast and reliable internet to your home.

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ADSL2+

ADSL2 is the most widely available internet connection and gives you access to speeds up to 24Mbps.

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Cable

Cable broadband connections are delivered over a dedicated cable from the exchange to your home.

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Home Wireless

Home Wireless broadband can run up to 20 times faster than an NBN 100Mbps connection.

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Types of NBN connections in VIC

The types of NBN connections commonly found in Victoria include Fixed Wireless Connection, FTTB (Fibre to the Basement), Fibre to the Premises (FTTP), Hybrid Fiber-Coaxial Cable (HFC), Fibre to the Curb (FTTC) and Fibre to the Node (FFTN).

To see if/when your home is NBN active, and to find out what kind of NBN connection your area has been allocated, put your address into our rollout map below. For more accurate results, make sure you enter your full address, because until the NBN rollout is completed, the distinction between a region that’s NBN active and one that isn’t may be as slight as one street.

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Fibre to the premises / home

When the NBN project initially commenced, the government at the time intended to roll out fibre optic cabling all the way up to your home or business property. This type of connection is call Fibre to the premises/home

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Fibre to the node

Mid-way through the NBN roll-out, a change in Government leadership saw some funding constraints which lead to a slightly different roll-out approach for the NBN. This approach involves an amalgamation of original copper systems and fibre optic systems. This is referred to as Fibre to the node (FTTN).

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Fixed wireless connection

In some cases - particularly in remote locations - it would be impractical or too expensive to physically connect a property to the fibre-optic network. In such cases properties will be connected by a wireless network. This is referred to as a Fixed Wireless NBN connection.

Belong broadband provider logo
Broadband Only
Unlimited
50 Mbps (Standard Plus Speed)
Month to month
$70/Month
Min total cost $70
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TPG broadband provider logo
Broadband + Home Phone
10 GB
12 Mbps (Basic Speed)
Month to month
$29.99/Month
Min total cost $139.94
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Harbour ISP broadband provider logo
Broadband Only
85 GB
25 Mbps (Standard Speed)
Month to month
$40/Month
10 GB On-Peak / 75 GB Off-Peak
Min total cost $40
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Tangerine Telecom broadband provider logo
Broadband Only
Unlimited
25 Mbps (Standard Speed)
Month to month
$44.90/Month
$44.90 for first 6 months, then $59.90 ongoing
Min total cost $44.90
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Exetel broadband provider logo
Broadband Only
Unlimited
Up to  12 Mbps
Month to month
$49.95/Month
for the first 6 months then $59.95/mth ongoing
Min total cost $49.95
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TPG broadband provider logo
Broadband + Home Phone
100 GB
12 Mbps (Basic Speed)
Month to month
$49.99/Month
50 GB On-Peak / 50 GB Off-Peak
Min total cost $159.94
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Dodo broadband provider logo
Broadband Only
Unlimited
25 Mbps (Standard Speed)
Month to month
$50/Month
For the first 6 months, then $65 ongoing
Min total cost $50
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Dodo broadband provider logo
Broadband Only
Unlimited Data
Up to  25 Mbps
Month to month
$50/Month
For the first 6 months, then $65 ongoing
Min total cost $50
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Harbour ISP broadband provider logo
Broadband Only
160 GB
25 Mbps (Standard Speed)
Month to month
$50/Month
45 GB On-Peak / 115 GB Off-Peak
Min total cost $50
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FAQs

Which is the best internet provider in Victoria?

Some of the best internet providers in Victoria include iiNet and Aussie Broadband. Both providers offer more than 40 plans in Victoria. These plans not only cater to fixed-line connections but they also support fixed wireless. Aussie Broadband also offers fibre plans while iiNet provides home wireless and satellite plans. Belong may only offer three different fixed line plans but these prove to be some of the most popular as well.

How to choose the right internet plans in Victoria?

For you to be able to choose the right internet plans in Victoria, the first thing that you need to do is to figure out the speed that you need in your household. When you do, you will be able to compare different plans offered by various providers in this speed tier. Apart from the speed, you may also want to take a look into the data allocation that you need. In the same manner, when you figure out the data limit that will suit your requirements, you will be able to compare different plans offered by varying providers in Victoria. As much as possible, go for the plan that charges the most reasonable amount depending on your needs. It is also a good idea to research some reviews and feedback about the provider you are interested in.

Is it Mandatory to Switch to NBN?

The answer to this is no, it is not mandatory to switch to the NBN. However, there may come a time when the technology that your primary internet connection network is using will be phased out. This is the case for the ADSL2+ which is still running on old copper lines. When these copper lines are no longer maintained, they won’t be operational. This means that you won’t have the means to connect to the internet if you are still relying on ADSL2+. Rest assured that there are various alternatives to the NBN such as a home wireless connection as well as mobile broadband and satellite. Just keep in mind that among any of these, a fixed-line connection will still most likely yield the fastest and most reliable internet connection.

What are the best NBN plans in Victoria?

One of the best NBN plans in Victoria include:

  • Most Popular: Tangerine Tangerine Telecom XL Speed Boost UNLIMITED

    With Tangerine’s offering, you only need to pay $54.90 a month to enjoy a typical evening speed of 50Mbps and unlimited data. You will also get to enjoy a 14-day trial period as well as 7-day technical support, which is some of the reasons why this plan is so popular.

How much is Internet monthly in Victoria?

The cost of internet service per month will vary depending on the kind of plan you’re considering and the internet service provider you’re signing up with. The cheapest internet plan currently available costs just $29.99 a month, but with a speed of just 12Mbps. Plans at the NBN25 speed tier (25Mbps) can cost anywhere from $40 to $70 a month, while those at the NBN50 speed tier (50Mbps) start at $54.90 and can cost as much as $79.95 per month.

How much data do different internet plans include?

Most internet service providers (ISPs) offer plans with unlimited data, but they’re aware, too, that not everyone needs unlimited data. Such plans may include as little as 10GB of data or as much as 500GB of data a month. It’s important to remember that the higher the data cap, the more expensive the plan; you may even have to pay extra for the month if you find you need more data than is included in your plan.

How do I know which internet plan is right for me?

Finding the right internet plan for you is a matter of determining what you and your household are looking for in a plan on top of what you need out of it. If you need enough speed and data for a household with at least three heavy internet users, for example, a plan with speeds of 25Mbps might not be enough. On the other hand, a small household with just one heavy user may find speeds of 50Mbps excessive.

So pinpoint first what you and your household needs, including services like pay-per-view TV or a home phone that you could potentially bundle with your internet plan. Then look for ISPs that offer plans at your desired speed tier and which plans fulfill your needs best.

How can I get the best deal on an internet plan in Victoria?

A bundle deal on an internet plan isn’t one unless you make the most of it, so it’s best if you take a step back and think if you and your household will really need that home phone, or will use the entertainment bundle often enough to justify the expense.

As with finding the right internet plan, you need to remember what you need and what you’re looking for, as well as your budget for internet service and any additional services. Then see which bundles or deals offer you the best value for your money.