Public Mobile lets you create your own plan by picking your talk, text and data option. Available options are:
Public Mobile does not sell phones, you need to Bring Your Own Phone to use the service.
If you select any 2 talk, text or data options, you get a $5 discount, and if you select all 3, you get a $20 discount.
Public Mobile is a prepaid service, you purchase service credits in advance that can be used towards a rate plan or add-ons. Set up a Self Serve account to view, pay and make changes to your account.
You can sign up with AutoPay for pre-authorized credit or Visa Debit card and you'll get $2 off per month.
Your monthly payment will be reduced by $1 after you first year, $2 after you second year, and so on for as long as you stay with Public Mobile. Or, you can get $1 off your monthly payment for each friend you refer for the time they stay on Public Mobile.
With Public Mobile, the following features are also included:
Get nationwide coverage on Telus' 4G LTE network.
|Plan||Public Mobile 30-Day Unlimited Canada-Wide & US Talk + Text + 1GB||$40.00|
|Minutes||Unlimited Minutes (Canada-wide & to the U.S. Minutes)||-|
|Data||1GB Data (3G Speed)||-|
|Messages||Unlimited (Unlimited Global Text & Picture messages)||-|
|Fees||Triple Punch SIM Card||$10.00|
|Deal||Save $2/month when you register for AutoPay Rewards. Sign-up for pre-authorized payments using a credit or VISA debit card. Account must be active and in good standing.||-|
Public Mobile is a SIM only prepaid cellular service that operates on the TELUS network. Public Mobile doesn’t offer any phones for purchase currently but does allow you to bring your own phone to their service.
With over 30 plans available, finding a suitable one is easy. Public Mobile has 30 and 90-day expiry prepaid plans that include various talk, text and data configurations. Unlimited Canada and province-wide talk plans are also available.
Public Mobile provides free SIM cards to users who are switching to Public Mobile. As long as your phone has a SIM card slot, it will work--regardless of whether it's CDMA or GSM. Make sure you order the right SIM card at time of purchase.
Creating a plan is easy--simply select an expiry term, then specify the amount of talk, text and data you want. Note that data only lasts 30 days and required refilling once it runs out. All data is at 4G LTE speed.
Public Mobile also offers rewards to its users: after your first year of service, you will save $1 every 30 days you continue staying on the network; after two years, you will save $2 every 30 days, and so on.
Phones & Plans
Bring your Own Phone
Fact: Customers seeking to receive calls outside of their local area must purchase an international talk add-on or have a Canada-wide plan to receive calls from outside of your home province.