Pay Monthly and Business Standard Rates

Last updated: 31 May 2021


  1. These specific terms and conditions apply in addition to the Pay Monthly Terms & ConditionsBusiness Terms and Conditions, and any other 2degrees terms and conditions that apply to your use of our services.
  2. Standard rates for Australia do not include Australian External Territories (including Norfolk Island)
  3. The rates and conditions below apply when you use your Mobile Phone in New Zealand.
  4. All rates are inclusive of GST.


Current 2degrees Plans/Retired Pay Monthly Plans/Retired Business Select Plans/Retired Business Freedom Plans/Retired Business Connect Talk & Text Plans

Retired $29.95 Carryover / $29.95 Business Carryover

Retired $39.95 Carryover / $39.95 Business Carryover Plans and above; and Retired Share Everything Plans

NZ Carryover Data Plans

Business 100MB NZ Data

Voice Calls

Rate (incl. GST) – Per minute; part minutes are rounded up to the next whole minute

Voice call to any NZ mobile, any network, anytime


Voice call to a standard NZ landline, anytime (standard landlines exclude calls to premium rate numbers, such as 018)


Voice call to standard mobiles and landlines in Australia


Voice call to standard mobiles and landlines in Ireland, UK, USA, Canada, China, India, Fiji


Voice call to standard mobiles and landlines in Samoa and Tonga


Voice call to the rest of the world


Calls to Voicemail

Rate (incl. GST) – Per call

Voice call to your voicemail account

Current 2degrees Plans: One plan minute per voicemail call, $0.20 when you run out of plan minutes for $30 Carryover Plan.  Included for $40, $55 and $70 Carryover Plan, and Max Plan.

Business Max Plan / Business Choice Plans / Business Connect Talk & Text Plans: Included

Retired Pay Monthly Plans: $0.20 for $29.95 Plan and $39.95 Plan.   Included for $49.95 Plan and above.

Retired Business Select / Freedom / Connect Plans: Included



$0.20 for Retired $39.95 and above Carryover Plans.   $0.20 for Retired $39.95 Business Carryover Plan, 24 month term.     Included for Retired $49.95 and above Business Carryover Plans.  Included for all Retired Share Everything Plans.




SMS (Text) & MMS (Picture Message) (SMS is a text message up to 160 plain characters) (MMS is generally a Picture/Video message up to 300KB but can also include messages which contain emojis, exceed 160 characters or are sent to multiple recipients because some handsets are configured by handset manufacturers to send such messages as MMS and not SMS)  

SMS (Text) & MMS (Picture Message)

Rate – Per MMS or SMS (as applicable)

SMS to any NZ or Australia mobile (excludes premium SMS services)


SMS to any international mobile (excludes Australia)


MMS to any destination (NZ or international)


Data associated with MMS (there will be charges to receive data associated with MMS when roaming)

No charge

SMS to 2degrees (for example “text to buy” sent to 233 or SAFE Texts sent to 7233)



The following table includes short codes that 2degrees supports: 

Data associated with mobile internet usage






Directory Services

Rate – Per call

*555 Police Communications Centre


Voice call to 018 national directory services


Voice call to 0172 international directory services


Call to 0868 (Paging service)

$0.88 Per min

2degrees: Customer Care 200


2degrees: Customer Care 0800 022 022

2degrees: Customer Care 022 200 2000

2degrees: Top up line 201

2degrees: Service prompt to *100#

Premium SMS


Premium SMS

Premium SMS services are provided by third parties and not 2degrees.  Please refer to your agreement with your premium SMS supplier for applicable rates.


Rate – Per minute; part minutes are rounded up to the next whole minute

Tollfree 0800 numbers

Free (If called from NZ)

Tollfree 0508 numbers

Telecom Meet Me 083032


Telecom Meet Me Collect 083033


083210 Telecom voicemail


Satellite calls (IRIDIUM or INMARSAT)






Satellite texts (IRIDIUM or INMARSAT)

$2.00 per SMS

Emergency Services (111)


Calls to Scott Base Antarctica (+64240)