Terms and Conditions
The following terms apply to the Business Team Plans 24 months:
From 1 October 2020, the eligibility for Business Team Plan 24 month connections has changed. If you signed up prior to 1 October 2020, you can find the terms that apply to you here.
This Pricing Plan is also subject our standard Business Terms
In these terms and conditions “Business Team Plan 24 month connections” refers to:
Business Team Plan – Bronze (24 month)
Business Team Plan – Silver (24 month)
Business Team Plan – Gold (24 month)
Customers with a minimum of 5 (to a maximum of 100) connections per customer account are eligible for the Business Team Plans 24 months.
These connections can be made up of Large Business Team Plan 1 month and Business Team Plan 24 month connections. Customers with less than 5 connections can sign up to the Large Business Team Plan if a business add-on, such as Vodafone One Business Mobile, MessagePage, or Local Number on Mobile is required on each connection.
We reserve the right to change your plan as required to ensure the above eligibility rules are met for Business Team Plan 24 month connections.
Business Team Plan 24 month connections have a 24 month term. Hardware subsidies may be available if you purchase a 24 month term connection.
Each Business Team Plan 24 month connection is charged at the time of activation, one month in advance. If a plan is activated part way through a billing month, we will bill the cost of the plan to cover the rest of the month, and the next month in advance.
Should an account holder choose to provide their account credentials, namely their account PIN, to another person/entity, that person will have billing account access and will have the ability to act on their behalf to perform acts like adding and disconnecting connections and add-ons, and accessing account information.
The main account holder (and any individual with billing account access) is able to access all usage data relating to plans and add-ons linked to that account.
4. Unlimited Data on Business Team Plan 24 month connections
Unlimited Data: Speeds will be reduced to a maximum of 1.2Mbps once mobile data usage reaches 40GB on the Business Team Plan and Business Team plan. Video streaming quality is optimised to a max SD quality at all times. Each Business Team Plan 24 month connection has its own allocation of data that is not shared.
The Hotspot add on is available on the Business Team Plan 24 month connections at no additional cost for the life of the plan. The Hotspot add on includes Unlimited data available for use within the Vodafone New Zealand network only. Speed restrictions and video optimisation apply in accordance with your plan. Your Hotspot add on use will count towards your plan usage of 40GB on the Business Team Plan 24 month connection before speed restrictions are applied.
Data is available for use within the Vodafone New Zealand network only. If you roam overseas then data charges will apply, including using your monthly data allowance as part of the daily roaming fee. See Vodafone roaming charges.
5. Unlimited Talk and TXT
Unlimited talk and TXT is for standard person-to-person voice calls and TXTs to standard NZ numbers and standard Australian numbers. Excludes premium and special numbers in Australia and NZ and use overseas (other than Australia and NZ). Excludes short codes and MMS/PXT. Unlimited talk and TXT is not for multiple simultaneous calling, re-supply, call centre usage, telemarketing, bulk messaging, application-to-person communication, continuously call forwarding, auto-dialling, machine to machine communication (including by using your SIM card in any other device) Cellular Trunking Units (CTUs), or any other activity that Vodafone considers to be non-standard usage.
Unlimited talk and TXT does not include calls or TXTs to Australian external territories (including Norfolk Island) or satellite services.
Video calls (excluding video calling apps and other data-based video calling services) may incur additional charges. Android to Android video calls using video telephony (excluding video calling apps) may incur a per minute charge.
Standard rates apply for other usage. See Vodafone roaming charges.
6. Minute plus Minute charging
For charging and calculation purposes, all calls will be rounded up to the next full minute. These will then be deducted from your included minutes, or you will be charged accordingly. For example, if you make a call for one minute and 40 seconds this call will be rounded up to two minutes and two minutes will be deducted from your allocation, or charged at the appropriate rate.
$6.96 (excl. GST) Daily Roaming is available on the Business Team Plan 24 month connections. For $6.96 (excl. GST) a day you can use your plan minutes, TXT and data in selected Daily Roaming destinations. This includes your Hotspot. Usual plan charges apply. A daily fee applies for each day you make/receive calls, send TXTs or use data in the Daily Roaming destination (valid until midnight NZ time) up to 90 consecutive days. Simplified rates apply to other destinations. See Daily Roaming terms.
Calls to voicemail are not charged for if you are in New Zealand or Australia. Roaming terms and conditions apply if you are overseas.
At your request, we can pool the device subsidies offered on Business Team Plan 24 month term connections, at the time you sign up. You can use these pooled subsidies to purchase devices from us. Devices must be purchased at the recommended retail price at the date of purchase and must be used on Business Team Plan 24 month connections only. Any subsidy must be used at the time of sign up, and cannot be accrued for future use.
10. Change fees
If you terminate or change your plan before the plans 24 month term ends, you must pay the applicable fees (these could be early termination, re-sign or plan transfer fees). The fee you pay could be up to 65% of the full standard monthly fee (listed on our website) multiplied by the number of months left in the term.
If you take the Interest Free Payments for Business service, you must pay any outstanding amount owed on Interest Free, in full prior to terminating, transferring or re-signing the Connection associated with that Interest Free service. You also must pay any outstanding owed on Interest Free in full if Vodafone terminates the eligible Connection due to your material breach or insolvency. The Interest Free payment obligations in this paragraph apply in addition to the other fees mentioned above.
Please refer to our website for more information about plan cancellation or change fees.
11. Restrictions on Data Add-Ons
Customers on Business Team Plan 24 month connections are not eligible to purchase data Add-Ons (including 500MB, 1GB, 1.5GB and 2GB data Add-Ons).
4G gives you access to faster data speeds enabling you to do your thing faster when you have a 4G device and you're in a 4G coverage area. If you transfer or re-sign to a Pricing Plan where 4G capability is not included as part of that Pricing Plan, you will lose 4G capability and must purchase a 4G Add-On to continue using 4G.
5G gives you access to even faster data speeds, enabling you to do your thing faster when you have a 5G device and you’re in a 5G coverage area. 5G is available on all 4G capable plans, and 5G access is available at no extra cost until 30 June 2022. From 1 July 2022 a 5G add on will be available for $8.70 per month, per connection (excluding GST).
Coverage can be affected by a number of factors, including radio interference, atmospheric conditions, geographic factors, network congestion, maintenance, outages on other networks and provider sites, the configuration or limitations of your, or your intended recipient's, device or other operational or technical difficulties which means that you may not receive some or all of the Service in certain areas or at certain times.
15. Phone insurance
You must have purchased your phone from us to qualify for Phone Insure. If you transfer or re-sign to a Pricing Plan where Phone Insure is not included as part of that Pricing Plan, you will relinquish Phone Insure, as it will not automatically carry over to the new Pricing Plan as a chargeable Add-On. If you wish to continue to receive Phone Insure, you must contact Vodafone to purchase the Phone Insure Add-On. See the Phone Insure terms and conditions.
16. Invoice charging
We reserve the right to charge you a monthly or one off charge for bills sent by post. No charge applies to bills sent by email.
17. Support charges
In accordance with our standard Business Terms, we (at our discretion) reserve the right to charge customers on specific Pricing Plans for instore technical support and administration services. We will inform you of these charges prior to providing the service. These services may include but are not limited to instore device tutorials, personalisation of device settings, and processing of Bill payments made instore, by Credit Card, or through an assisted channel such as 777 or 888.
18. Group Calling
Group calling under Pricing Plans means that calls to and from the following business connections which are on the same customer account are zero rated.
Business Team Plans 24 month:
The Group calling benefit is applied at a customer account level and only applies to those connections on the Pricing Plans listed.
19. Local Number on Mobile
When a Local Number is added to your mobile any landline services associated with that number, like broadband or fax, won't be transferred. These features cannot be added on to a mobile number. You will need to contact Vodafone to set up this service.
20. International Add-Ons
The following International Add-Ons (International Add-Ons) are available to purchase:
- International Favourites TALKnTXT Add-On (terms and conditions apply).
- Asia TALKnTXT Add-On (terms and conditions apply).
- International TXT Add-On (terms and conditions apply).
You may only purchase one of each type of International Add-On in a billing month. International Add-Ons are available for use in New Zealand only and cannot be used while roaming. The above Add-Ons are not compatible with Vodafone One Business and Vodafone One Business Mobile.
21. Interest Free Payments for Business
You may elect to take the Interest Free Payments for Business service to pay for the device associated with a Connection if the Connection is on a Business Team Plan.
Details of our Interest Free Payments for Business service, and the additional terms that apply, can be found on our website www.vodafone.co.nz/legal/terms-conditions/ifpbusiness/.