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Contact Broadband Review

Contact is one of the biggest electricity generation companies in the country. It ONLY offers broadband when bundled with an accompanying electricity plan.

Contact offers a range of bundled fibre and ADSL/VDSL unlimited plans with no fixed terms.

ADSL

10mbps/2mbps – From $69.99 to $89.99

VDSL

70mbps/15mbp – From $69.99 to $89.99

FAST FIBRE

100mbps/20mbps – From $59.99 to $69.99

MAX FIBRE

900mbps/500mbps – From $79.99 to $109.99

NB: At time of writing (28/10/21) Contact’s cheapest prices were part of online sign-up deals for new customers on its broadband bundle plans.

Extras:

  • Contact offers home phone line and calling plans.

How does Contact broadband compare?

Cheapest Broadband Plans

All plans are for 100mbps/20mbps with no home phone line. Unless indicated as an extra, all include a router, although a $15 one-off delivery fee can apply. It’s worth noting that most deals also include early termination fees, should you break your contract early.

Broadband provider

Unlimited Broadband Deal
$ Per Month

Skinny

$39

(special offer: 6 months free
on 12-month contract)

Contact**

$59.99*

Vodafone

$79*

Bigpipe

$79

Stuff Fibre

$79.95*

Slingshot

$84.95*

MyRepublic

$85

Spark

$85*

Now

$85 (+$120 router)

2degrees

$89*

Nova Energy

$89*

Orcon

$89.95*

Trustpower**

$94 (2-year contract)

* $15 one-off modem delivery fee / **Only available as part of a power bundle (Prices correct as of 20/10/21)

What’s the deal with Contact broadband?

While Contact’s broadband deals don’t tie you in to a fixed-term contract, you do need to bundle your power with them to be eligible.


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