Phone Connect Plans

GRID mobile phone is similar to GSM phone service, but our rates are much more competitive. All incoming phone calls are free! Super low offpeak phone charges at 3.21ct/min. Its lowest in town. With our phone pooling plans, you share to save even more! We allow you to share Free Minutes and SMS within your organisation to give you more savings. By pooling7 the total PTT, SMS and Phone minutes within you group, the heavy users can take advantage of the unused quota from light users and pay nothing.

GRID is a public trunked radio service provider and phone connect service is a value added service. GRID’s phone connect number cannot be ported to other GSM operators.

Mobile Phone Use

Service Plan PC26p PC48p PC88p
Monthly Subscription $27.82 $51.36 $94.16
PTT 1-to1 Service
Free PTT 1-to-1 minutes - 100 Unlimited
Excess Charge per minute 5.35 ¢ 5.35 ¢ -
Cross Fleet per minute 5.35 ¢1 5.35 ¢1 Unlimited
PTT 1-2-All Talkgroup and SDG Service2
Free PTT Talkgroup minutes - - 1000
Excess Charge per minute 5.35 ¢3a 5.35 ¢3a 5.35 ¢3b
Phone Service All Incoming phone calls are free
Free Outgoing Phone minutes 4 200 500 1000
Free GRID-to-GRID SMS 5 300 300 300
Free GRID-to-GSM SMS 6 500 500 500
Lowest offpeak phone charges in town at $3.21ct/min. Charges apply from 6pm to 8am, Mon to Fri and all day for Sat, Sun and Public Holidays.
Value-Added Phone Service
Caller ID $ 5.35 Free Free


  1. Monthly excess cross fleet charges capped at $10.70.
  2. SDGC is $1.07 per month per user and will share the free talkgroup minutes.
    Excess SDGC charge: 5.35ct per min. No cap for SDGC charges.
    1. Monthly Excess talkgroup carges capped at $64.20. Exclude SDGC charges.
    2. Monthly excess talkgroup charges capped at $42.80. Exclude SDGC charges.
  3. Excess phone charges: Peak Hour 16.05ct per min (from 8am to 6pm, Mon to Fri).
    3.21ct per min (from 6pm to 8am, Mon to Fri and all day for Sat, Sun and Public Holidays)
  4. Excess GRID-to-GRID SMS charges: 2.14ct per SMS.
  1. Excess GRID-to-GSM SMS charges: 5.35ct per SMS.
    1. To enjoy pooling, all IDs must be in the same billing account, same fleet and subscribe to pooling plans. Unlimited minutes are not included in pooling.
    2. Data service is available at $10.70 for first 50MB used with excess charged at 0.86ct/KB
    3. Enjoy per second billing on Push-To-Talk (PTT) calls
  2. All Prices include prevailing GST (7%)