Sending a global SMS
You can simply send an SMS to any overseas mobile number using your mobile phone.
The recipient number should take the format below:
+<country code><area code><mobile number>
Sending of Global SMS does not count towards the monthly SMS entitlement of your VIVIFI Mobile Plan and will be charged separately.
Charges to receive a Global SMS
Receiving an SMS from overseas mobile number is free, even when you are roaming.
Charges to send a Global SMS when you are not roaming
Sending of each global SMS is charged at $0.30 (inclusive of GST).
Maximum number of Global SMS that can be sent without Boosters
A maximum of 2 Global SMS ($0.30/SMS) can be sent without the purchase of Global SMS Booster. If there is a need to send more Global SMS, you may purchase Global SMS Boosters by logging in to family.vivifi.me and selecting Manage > VIVIFI Booster.
Available Global SMS Boosters
One-time purchase Boosters (prices inclusive of GST; entitlement is valid for 30 days from the date of purchase)
- Global SMS 5: $1.50 (allows sending of 5 Global SMS)
- Global SMS 10: $3.00 (allows sending of 10 Global SMS)
- Global SMS 30: $9.00 (allows sending of 30 Global SMS)
Monthly recurring Boosters (prices inclusive of GST; entitlement resets on the 1st day of each month)
- Global SMS 5 (mthly): $1.50 (allows sending of 5 Global SMS)
- Global SMS 10 (mthly): $3.00 (allows sending of 10 Global SMS)
- Global SMS 30 (mthly): $9.00 (allows sending of 30 Global SMS)