Pay and Go Recharge.

This support article will give you key information on moving to a Pay and Go recharge. Pay and Go has great value rates for data and calling within Australia and overseas. Our 365 Plus recharge is no longer available. You can continue to get great value rates-based recharges with Pay and Go.

How to recharge on Pay and Go.

The best way to recharge on Pay and Go is through My Vodafone or Express Recharge. You can access these pages without using your data.

You can also recharge:

  • By sending an SMS to 1511 with a relevant code and using your saved credit/debit card or your My Credit balance.
  • By calling 1511 from your Vodafone phone, following the prompts and using your saved credit/debit card.

Rates and expiry periods for Pay and Go recharges.

60 days
180 days
365 days
4c per MB
Standard national calls
20c per minute
Standard national SMS
20c per SMS
National & international MMS
50c per MMS
View the Critical Information Summaries for Pay and Go recharges 

Additional information.

Will my unused credit roll over when I recharge on Pay and Go?

Yes. Unused credit will rollover up to the value of $250, when you recharge on Pay and Go before your recharge expires.

For more information, check out our prepaid inclusions rollover support page.

Can I get Prepaid Add-ons if I’m on Pay and Go?

If you’re on a Pay and Go recharge, you can use your My Credit to get an Add-on by text message. You can also get Add-ons through Express Recharge and My Vodafone.

Can I call overseas on Pay and Go?

Standard international calls are deducted from your Pay and Go credit. Check out our prepaid international rates support page for more information.

Can I access international roaming on Pay and Go?

International roaming on Pay and Go is deducted from your Pay and Go Credit. For more information, check out our international roaming rates page.

Can I use Premium SMS on Pay and Go?

Yes, you can use your Pay and Go Credit for Premium SMS services.

Terms and conditions

Pay and Go recharge
60, 180 and 365 day expiry for all inclusions. Unused Pay and Go credit will rollover (up to max $250) if you recharge before your next expiry & maintain an active Pay and Go Recharge. Expiry period does not rollover. If customer switches from a Pay and Go recharge, to a Combo Plus recharge any unused Pay and Go Credit will be forfeited. Not for commercial or resale purposes. In Australia standard national calls are 20c per min, standard national TXT are 20c per TXT, data is 4c per MB.

Prepaid International Roaming
All International Roaming rates are subject to change – check before leaving for most current pricing. International Roaming charges are deducted from your My Credit balance. Check your Plan at for Zone Charges, standard/applicable call rates, the applicable flagfall and applicable billing increments. All Vodafone Services, including Vodafone Traveller, are subject to network availability, individual device capabilities and limitations of overseas networks. Some Vodafone services such as video calling, PXT and Vodafone Central may not be available whilst roaming in some countries.

Prepaid International Voice Calls
Standard international voice calls can be made to selected countries. Countries and rates may change from time to time. See for list of current countries and rates. Calls charged from your My Credit in per minute increments.