How does AS YOU GO work?

Quick answer

When you need to budget, AS YOU GO is the perfect mobile plan. You only pay for what you use and with great prices and no lock-in contracts, it’s an easy option if you’re looking for a mobile plan that puts the control completely in your hands.

What are the features of AS YOU GO?

With AS YOU GO, you only pay for what you use and with great prices and no lock-in contracts, it's an easy option if you're looking for a mobile plan that puts the control completely in your hands:

Here are the rates you'll get to enjoy:

  • Standard calls in OZ (mobile and landline)15c/min (30c/2mins)
  • Standard SMS in OZ 15c/SMS
  • Standard MMS 49c/MMS
  • Calls to 13 numbers 29c/MIN
  • Calls to 18 numbers are Free in Australia
  • Data is charged at 15.4c/MB with KB rounding
  • 365 Day Credit expiry (Prepaid)

If you're Prepaid, credit can be used to add any mobile or data-only plan. If you don’t have enough credit, we’ll simply charge the remaining balance to the payment method on your account. AS YOU GO credit can also be used on additional services such as Premium SMS, International Roaming or to make International calls and SMS.

With Postpaid, you're only charged for what you use and there is no monthly plan charge. This means you'll receive an invoice each month based on the recent usage of your plan.

Powered by the Optus Mobile Network, which covers 98.5% of the Aussie population. If you’re in an area that doesn’t support Optus 4G Plus coverage or you don’t have a 4G compatible device, your service will simply drop back to the 3G signal.

    How can I get this plan?

    If you're looking to join amaysim, the easiest way is to order your SIM online. There’s no charge for the SIM and you’ll receive $10 worth of AS YOU GO credit to get you started.

    You also have the option to purchase an amaysim SIM for $2 from our range of retail stores that includes Coles, Woolworths, Australia Post, 7-Eleven and more. Once you’ve purchased your SIM, head to the activation page, enter your 13-digit SIM number and select AS YOU GO to begin the signup process.

    Already with amaysim?

    If you're already with amaysim, you can switch to AS YOU GO at any point.

    Recharging & Billing

    If you're Prepaid, the hassle-free way to recharge your AS YOU GO credit is to link a payment method to your account, once this has been done recharging is straightforward.

    Recharge vouchers

    amaysim recharge vouchers are available in thousands of stores around Australia including Coles, Woolworths, Australia Post, 7-Eleven and more.

    Although recharging your credit using vouchers is fairly straightforward, the hassle-free way to recharge your service is to link a payment method to your account.

    Postpaid customers

    With AS YOU GO you're only charged for what you use and there is no monthly plan charge. This means you'll receive an invoice each month based on the recent usage of your plan.

    Changing Plans & Cancelling

    Changing Plans

    There are no fees involved with plan changes at amaysim and you can change your plan at any point.

    Cancelling AS YOU GO

    You can cancel AS YOU GO at any time with no fees involved. If you're looking to cancel your amaysim account, here's some more information on the cancellation process.

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