What else you should know...
A 30 day minimum payment applies to this calling plan. If you remove it within 30 days you will still be charged for the full month.
Our Standard Terms for Residential Customers apply to Telecom Home Phone plan customers
National calling terms and conditions
National Calling applies to direct dial voice calls from your home line to landlines in New Zealand, all calls are for up to 2 hours, after 2 hours you will be charged 24c per minute. Excludes calling cards 059, 0161, premium numbers (0900 and any International equivalent), calls made via Home 0800 or International 0800.
Home to national landline calling
Call any national landline for just 24c a minute and never pay more than $3.00 when you talk for up to 2 hours a call on whichever plan you choose. Standard rates apply after 2 hours.
Home to mobile calling
Call any New Zealand mobile for just 39c a minute and never pay more than $3.00 when you talk for up to 2 hours a call on whichever plan you choose. Standard rates apply after 2 hours. Does not include calls to overseas mobiles or overseas visitors roaming in New Zealand.
Fair Use Policy
Please also be advised that the Fair Use Policy applies. An indication of Fair use is averaged against customer profiles and estimated residential use of these plans. If you breach this policy we may ask you to moderate your usage. If you fail to do so, we reserve the right, without further notice, to charge you for the excessive element of your usage and/or remove the service from your account. The following uses would be considered to breach this policy – business use, automated call messaging, monitoring services, broadcast fax or outbound call centres.
In addition to the monthly fee, there’s a one-off charge for connection and wiring. What you pay depends on what needs doing:
|Description||When do the charges apply?||Price|
|Network reconnection charge||You pay this if the line already exists on the Telecom network||$63.00|
|Network connection charge||Applies to new lines. Price varies depending on location||POA|
|Site visit fee||If we need to come to your house||$69.00|
|Internal wiring||Where wiring is in place and we supply the socket||$43.45|
|Internal wiring||Where wiring is in place and you supply the socket||$25.30|
|Internal wiring||Where wiring is required and we supply the socket||$119.35|
|Internal wiring||Where wiring is required and you supply the socket||$101.20|
*All prices include GST