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Butterfly21
Level 8: Inspector

I know times are tough but my goodness why on earth can I not get through to an actual person at Telstra!!!!@!!!@!@@@@ It is infuriating!!!!!!@!!!@ Little wonder they get customers from hell when they give us a complete nervous breakdown just trying ...

AliQ
Level 6: Bloodhound

Hi,If a Telstra Support Team member sees this, can you please tell me when Telstra will release their new casual mobile phone plans that include international roaming ?It was supposed to be mid year, but I'd like to know if that may be June or July p ...

dave7470
Level 2: Rookie

Why are the mobile plans starting at 40GB and called small, I only use about. 3Gb a month.And to make things worse we have very poor speed, less than 2 mbps! so it's very rarely used.Surely there should be smaller plans.

Olivia_B
Level 1: Cadet

The prepaid plan I have been on for the last few years is no longer available and I am now having to pay 20 cents per text message. (which Telstra never informed me of I just realised when I could no longer send messages) I tried to change my plan th ...

KaylaM
Level 1: Cadet

Hi, I downgraded my plan awhile ago to the $85a/mnth for 120g which this also says on my plan details when i log in. I am still getting charged $115a/mnth on my bills? As my account is auto transferred from my bank so I have been paying these bills. ...

GBJADenton
Level 1: Cadet

Can anyone help with a form to change a mobile phone number/ownership from optus to telstra?

Muffle
Level 1: Cadet

Over the course of the last three or so months I have received numerous phone calls from different people calling to return a missed call from my number. The issue is, I haven't called any of these people. I even checked my phone's call history to be ...

MinnieMaine
Level 1: Cadet

I am going overseas. I would like to cancel my monthly subscription. But would want to retain my number. What's best thing to do? 

BWP
Level 1: Cadet

I used to live in Australia and I still have an ongoing mobile plan where I pay $45 per month and have unlimited calls in Australia and 15GB of data to use in Australia. However, since I do not live in Australia anymore, I very rarely use my number. ...

Jesrmann
Level 1: Cadet

Is there anyway to activate one number while on an upfront plan? I signed up yesterday and no choice but an upfront plan, and now I cannot add my existing watch via one number. Seems very counter-productive for telstra?

Julz66
Level 1: Cadet

Regarding the discontinuation of StayConnected Advanced and StayConnected Plus enrolments"From 30 June 2021, some customer’s StayConnected Advanced or StayConnected Plus enrolments will end and impacted customers will be moved to Upgrade and Protect. ...

Ac93
Level 1: Cadet

I'm wondering if there is any options for mobile phone insurance in the event it is lost or stolen. Seem as the new protect plan isn't including that?

Rex65
Level 1: Cadet

I have been notified that my present phone plan is being discontinued, however the one that I will be automatically moved to has only half the features and will cost twice as much if I have to access any of the capabilities eg $240 to fix on my old p ...

Bryanmac75
Level 1: Cadet

I am trying to port two mobile numbers across from Vodafone to Telstra's Upfront plan. However when I port one, it says "In Progress" which is fine. However when you try to port the second number it says it can't do it because one is already in progr ...

Steiger
Level 1: Cadet

How can Telstra charge insurance for a device 4 for 5 months and then when it's stolen try to charge you $1,400 hardware repayment double dipping thieves I will be disconnecting every photo I have with Telstra and change service provided if this is n ...

Bennyboy3
Level 1: Cadet

I keep getting this message when i try to manage my plan,Sorry , you are not authorized to view this

squashphysio
Level 1: Cadet

Hi everyone,I've been on the Telstra mobile extra large plan from 19/4/21 to 21/5/21. I've been charged $65 once in advance on the 7/5 for the period from 19/4 to 18/5, and on the 21/5 I cancelled this plan at about 9 30 am (WA time). Just then I've ...

topher_1976
Level 1: Cadet

Why is it the new upfront plans force you to direct debit??  I have been a customer for a long time and want to purchase a new iPad, and it seems I need to go onto 'autopay'.  What a load of rubbish!!

LGT54
Level 2: Rookie

This morning I visited my local Telstra shop to move my prepaid phone and my wife's $55 post-paid phone both over to the new Up Front plans. My wife has had PD since 2003 and has severe mobility issues. She requires an Apple Watch for detection of fa ...

Colin46
Level 1: Cadet

I was sent a text saying that you couldn’t update my plan I clicked on the link provided that didn’t give me any reason why.useless information???

Wowser
Level 1: Cadet

After being a customer for over a decade and never having paid a bill late i don’t understand why telstra have introduced direct debit for all? I believe that this is against my human rights and liberties to be able to choose when and how i pay my bi ...

hyppolyte
Level 8: Inspector

The only reference I can find about this is from the FAQs for Upfront plans. "you need to meet some eligibility requirements, such as having a direct debit, having no overdue bills, and not having any handset repayments. You may have purchased someth ...

craigsp1
Level 2: Rookie

I have a prepaid account that was recently migrated to a new plan by Telstra and now callers call my phone and after a few rings they hear…’the person you are calling right now is unavailable…please try again later’.I don’t want callers to hear any m ...

Sumon
Level 1: Cadet

How do you get a new Telstra Upfront Mobile Plan Extra Large, if you dont have Australian driving lisence or Passport. I cant do it online coz i dont have either of those.

Butterfly21
Level 8: Inspector

I know times are tough but my goodness why on earth can I not get through to an actual person at Telstra!!!!@!!!@!@@@@ It is infuriating!!!!!!@!!!@ Little wonder they get customers from hell when they give us a complete nervous breakdown just trying ...

MinnieMaine
Level 1: Cadet

I am going overseas. I would like to cancel my monthly subscription. But would want to retain my number. What's best thing to do? 

Bryanmac75
Level 1: Cadet

I am trying to port two mobile numbers across from Vodafone to Telstra's Upfront plan. However when I port one, it says "In Progress" which is fine. However when you try to port the second number it says it can't do it because one is already in progr ...

Bennyboy3
Level 1: Cadet

I keep getting this message when i try to manage my plan,Sorry , you are not authorized to view this

hyppolyte
Level 8: Inspector

The only reference I can find about this is from the FAQs for Upfront plans. "you need to meet some eligibility requirements, such as having a direct debit, having no overdue bills, and not having any handset repayments. You may have purchased someth ...

WJA777
Level 5: Eagle Eye

Is the Pixel 4a 5G that I purchased outright recently from Telstra locked to the Telstra network?

nard_dog
Level 1: Cadet

Hi all, I just bought a Telstra SIM Kit and tried to activate it online but got the message that it was expired, then when I tried again, it showed the message "Something went wrong. We're unable to activate this SIM at the moment." Has anyone had th ...

Ness19
Level 1: Cadet

I was going to change my prepaid to the new upfront mobile plan as i was under the impression when it says you can add up to 10 sims to share data that meant I could add my kids to mine and I would only have to pay one amount per month rather than pa ...

Lornasimpson2
Level 1: Cadet

I would like to activate my family new sim card for them and I can't seem to use my license but I have my 18+ card able so would you be able to hook it up please 

Extal1992
Level 1: Cadet

Hi all, I've been on a 24 month phone lease plan for a Samsung S10 5G and it expired as of the 7th of April. The plan details on My Telstra list me as "Out of contract", and offers me an option to upgrade. It also lists the Early Termination and Devi ...

pshezza
Level 2: Rookie

My device lease contract (DLC) expires this month, and I am required in the contract to return the phone I have on the old lease plan.However I can find no details of how to do this in the contract or on the Telstra website. Anyone know how to 'offic ...

JD472
Level 1: Cadet

Hi Can I covert my prepaid Sim to a prepaid eSim? I don’t want a post paid eSim

Katie07
Level 1: Cadet

I would like to get a phone on a plan

EESquared
Level 1: Cadet

Hello Telstra, The current $30 pre paid plan is very restrictive and not very competitive at all...the 5GB gets used up very quickly.Is there any other alternative other than the 40GB $55 p/m plan How does an existing customer change from Pre-Paid to ...

elsie8
Level 1: Cadet

Hi everyone, I don't use my mobile a lot started and runs through my Wi-Fi at home. I'm on a $35.00 which I don't have Data once I leave home. With having things like OR code and other use for my mobile away from home I can't get them. Can't spend a ...

hiker1
Level 1: Cadet

Hi,I am out of contract on a post-paid plan, and would like to take advantage of the current $15 for $30 prepaid sim-card with 25GB bonus data on first three recharges. This offer is marked as online only (https://www.telstra.com.au/mobile-phones/pre ...

Hopefulalso
Level 1: Cadet

How to initiate “credit me to you”telstra post paid to Telstra Pre paid (same owner of phones) S8 TO iPhone 6+thanks.

contactchris
Level 5: Eagle Eye

Known now as Upgrade & Protect in Consumer - there is no such thing in the business plans now.

It was added when I did the most recent upgrade to the iPhone 12 pro on my Small Business Plan. But that got lost in translation and was not included in the ...

AMD5
Level 1: Cadet

I am receiving recorded calls from a private number, ostensibly from Telstra, asking me to enter my personal details e.g., birth date. I do not trust giving out these details when the caller is not verified. There are no ways of contacting Telstra to ...

roblew
Level 1: Cadet

I pay for a 40 GB per month mobile plan. At 20 GB a speed limit was executed on my download of 1.5mbs.Why was this commenced at 20 GB instead of 40GB?

Naesy
Level 1: Cadet

Hi my phone contract ends today. Does it automatically go onto a byo plan. Didn’t really want to go into the Telstra shop today. 

pamelaandgarry
Level 3: Gumshoe

Received a text on 5 Nov stating I'll be updated to latest Telstra Pre-Paid Mobile plan from 16 Dec , enjoying more data for the same amount .Entered the link provided to find that  my recharge amount is being changed from $30 with expiry in 60 days  ...

Nicko98
Level 2: Rookie

I just received a data allowance change via text, I looked at my service via the 24x7 app and my mobile plan was changed without my consent. I have another mobile service on my account both were on the same plan but only one was changed. I’ve been de ...

Uppy452
Level 3: Gumshoe

I have received a email from Telstra stating that one of my mobile services is being upgraded. I am currently paying $50 per month for this service and the new plan (Small) is going to be $55 with a $5 credit for 12 months. I do not want to change my ...

SingingYogi
Level 2: Rookie

Hi guys thanks so much for sharing and posting your stories and wisdoms.May I know about your experience porting your mobile phone service from Vodafone to Telstra in the recent 2 months or so?I am thinking of moving my mobile phone plan from Vodafon ...

contactchris
Level 5: Eagle Eye

I had 3 Mobile Phones Plans on Small Business Plans. Same Account.
Now we have 2 Business and 1 Consumer (due to a Telstra stuff up).
I can now compare the Service Offers Side-By-Side.It's a lot easier for my Consumer Plan. WHY TELSTRA?
- As a consumer, ...

contactcw
Level 2: Rookie

We had 3 Mobile Phones Plans on Small Business Plans. Same Account.Now we have 2 Business and 1 Consumer (due to a Telstra stuff up).I can now compare the Service Offers Side-By-Side. It's a lot easier for my Consumer Plan.  WHY TELSTRA?- As a consum ...

Xenderdrax
Level 1: Cadet

The lease for my mobile is up and I'm not interested in upgrading to a new phone. Im trying buy this old phone as Im happy with it but Telsta is giving me the run around.  How do I buy this phone now the lease is completed?

ic_trab
Level 1: Cadet

Hi, I placed a pre-order for a Samsung Galaxy S21 Ultra 256GB on about the 25th on Jan. The order was placed at a franchise store. All I ever got was the initial order confirmation emails the CIS on the 28th then nada. I called the store on release d ...

Clemow
Level 1: Cadet

I have a long standing bundle = home phone, internet and byo mobile - advised my Extra small mobile will go to $45 per month for 2GB, national calls / sms and no international benefits opf any type ... My current home bundle for NBN landline, interne ...

Ris1993
Level 1: Cadet

I am trying to source how I can find out when my accessories are paid out? Ie. Apple watch etc? I have attempted to look into this on my 24/7 APP to no avail.

NuclearSpud
Level 1: Cadet

As emailed by Telstra in November my Data Share $5 sim will have its own account set up on the 26th Jan and will be $15 a month with a $10 discount applied but my bill cycles has completed and it is still showing as a data share sim, I wanted to upgr ...

demonic1
Level 2: Rookie

my telstra page has removed/lost the parts that say what my plan is divided into e.g. $ phone and $ services. am trying to find out if having the same plan for 12 years could possibly mean that for last 10 years i have been paying too much because i ...

Coronis
Level 1: Cadet

So wanted to switch to a more stable carrier, surely Telstra will have the best right.. Anyways created a Telstra ID, attempted to purchase a SIM-only plan, website will never take me through to purchase it properly, keeps asking me for an account nu ...

FrisKris
Level 1: Cadet

I recently upgraded my mobile plan and when I was signing everything off on the contract I said that I would like to return my old phone. Could I change is so I keep it and are there any fees I would have to pay

cdncandy
Level 1: Cadet

I have a Nokia 7 Plus phone and recently ported my phone number from another provider to Telstra. I have been able to receive SMS messages from Telstra and others on the Telstra network, but not from other networks. I called Telstra to get this resol ...

Thisiscrap4
Level 2: Rookie

This mob is getting out of control. I can be sent a message telling me I haven't returned my phone on time and so I'm going to be hit with a fee, but I couldn't be sent a message telling me it was going to expire beforehand? Robbers. Anyways, I've be ...

Craig50
Level 1: Cadet

I have Mobile plans on old Staff Connect $39 Plan , that i cannot Upgrade using the Telstra App online tools.Short of going into a Store i cannot find a way to change the plans ?I want to keep the current mobile numbers as they are in use by family m ...

1234t65
Level 1: Cadet

"We recently sent you a notice informing you we’re making changes to our Data Share SIM plans. We will be moving your mobile data share sim service to our new Data Plan Medium ($50/mth, 60GB data) from 26 January 2021." "Due to COVID-19 restrictions, ...

TelStarBoi
Level 1: Cadet

Aware there has been a bit of chat on this sorry if I'm rehashing old territory. 
Currently JBHIFI and the goodguys have a $500 gift card for new customers to Telstra on the plan I'm just currently finishing up on and could renew with. You classify as ...

DokP
Level 1: Cadet

Hi there. I ported in to a 12 month plan, got my email yesterday arvo to say activation complete and to put the sim in and it will start working. Nope it doesn't. Not activated. Been on the app chat since yesterday, replies are few and far between ev ...

Disgruntled7
Level 1: Cadet

Is anyone else having trouble speaking to someone at Telstra on the phone? I constantly get referred to "a much better experience" (i.e. the website or app) instead of getting through to a human being.When I finally got to speak to someone and told t ...

GRS46
Level 1: Cadet

Like many other Australians I have an unanticipated stay oversea. I have had the same Telstra prepaid plan for more than 10 years and when overseas primarily use the phone for SMS and confirming bank transfers to my bankcard, particularly at the mome ...

melbourne_id
Level 1: Cadet

Can anyone help me out with this. About ten days ago I ordered a SIM only Telstra plan, and asked to port my current (Boost) number; three hours later this I received an email saying it was "cancelled".
A long chat with an agent resulted in them placi ...

Spoony10
Level 1: Cadet

Hi everyone, Just wondering if anyone else is having serious issued with Telstra and the lack of communications / complete stuff ups! I ordered the new Iphone 12 and realised it was only the pro (not the max) so I called them to cancel it the followi ...

bmam19473
Level 1: Cadet

Hi,I just want to ask if anyone knows if Telstra has stopped indefinitely doing 36 month plans. 

Josh2k44
Level 1: Cadet

I signed up for a 5G plan last week and I’m still waiting for it to be activated. My number was disconnected yesterday for the port so I can’t make any phone calls for work now. I keep getting told “48 hours”, “24 hours”, “48 hours”. It just goes on ...

Mickohaklgoldy
Level 1: Cadet

I need to make an insurance claim on my phone and they require proof of ownership of the phone. 

i have a 24 month contract starting in January 2020 for an iPhone 11 Pro, how would I go about getting a copy of this contact? Or what other means could I ...

Vixi8183
Level 2: Rookie

Now Apple has introduced Family Set Up, allowing several Apple Watches to be paired to a single iPhone, when will Telstra sell an Apple Watch only sim plan?Telstra sell tablet plans, but not watch plans? 

Chez18
Level 1: Cadet

I am trying to update my plan using my current phone. It says I can't until I pay outstanding amounts. My old plan is finished and I am in credit on my account. How can I find out what is owing???

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