CIS 4G Data Services 2017-05-04T16:18:02+00:00

Critical Information Summary for 4G Data Services

ECN 4G delivers performance internet using Optus 4G technology. 4G is a great solution for small data usage, fast bandwidth or when used as a backup connection.

Information about the Service

Description of the Service:

ECN 4G is delivered using the Optus 4G Network to provide a fast internet connection. Speeds on the Optus 4G network are dependant on the service received by the 4G device.

To check your estimate 4G speed, please Contact ECN Sales Team.


ECN’s 4G is not offered as a bundled service.


4G services can be connected via two methods:

  • USB dongle connected to a single device
  • 4G Modems that can be plugged into multiple devices

ECN can sell compatible dongles and modems to you preconfigured, for the cost of these devices see the 4G Application form or contact ECN directly.

If you already have a dongle / modem or would like to source your equipment elsewhere, ECN will provide you connection details which you will need to enter into the device yourself.

Minimum Term:

4G Services are available on a month-to-month or 12 Month contract term. 12 Month Term applies to all standard 4G connections unless specifically advised otherwise.

Inclusions, Exclusions & Qualifications:


  • All 4G services come with a data allowance specified in the plan


  • 4G is only available in certain areas, please contact ECN Sales Team to confirm if your site can receive an 4G service

Information about Pricing

Monthly Charge:

Your monthly charge is determined by your selected 4G Service Plan a summary of Plan Charges is included in the table below along with a cost per MB of included data:

Service Plan Monthly Rental inc GST Total Minimum Spend
Month-to-Month Contract
Total Minimum Spend
12 Month Contract
Cost Per GB
1GB Post Paid 4G $20.00 $65.00 $270.00 $20.00
3GB Post Paid 4G $40.00 $85.00 $510.00 $13.34
5GB Post Paid 4G $70.00 $115.00 $885.00 $14.00
7GB Post Paid 4G $90.00 $135.00 $1,110.00 $12.86
10GB Post Paid 4G $110.00 $155.00 $1,350.00 $11.00
15GB Post Paid 4G $200.00 $245.00 $2,430.00 $13.34

Excess Usage:

Usage is calculated on Upload and Download data going across the 4G service.  Excess usage charges will be if you exceed you monthly data allowance within the period allotment. Our 4G services will allow you to use over your monthly data allowance with excess data charged at $0.08 / MB. 

Each 4G plan has a disconnection limit, where you will be unable to continue to use the service past. This limit is advised below:

  • 1GB Post Paid 4G: 1GB allowance, 10GB disconnection limit
  • 3GB Post Paid 4G: 3GB allowance, 10GB disconnection limit
  • 5GB Post Paid 4G: 5GB allowance, 15GB disconnection limit
  • 7GB Post Paid 4G: 7GB allowance, 20GB disconnection limit
  • 10GB Post Paid 4G: 1GB allowance, 20GB disconnection limit
  • 15GB Post Paid 4G: 1GB allowance, 20GB disconnection limit

Setup Fees:

4G setup fees depend on the type of installation requested:

  • Service Activation on 12 Month Contract, $30.00
  • Service Activation on Month-to-Month Contract, $45.00

Cancellation & Early Termination Fees:

  • If you are on a 12 month contract term the maximum early termination fee applicable is $150.00 if you cancel within the first 12 Months
  • Cancelling the service outside of your contract term incurs no termination fee, invoices issued prior to cancellation will still be due for payment.

Other Information

Usage Information:

4G data usage can be checked by logging into the My ECN Portal Please contact ECN if you require access to this portal.

Customer Service Contact Details:

You can contact our support team for help with existing services:

Phone: 1300 790 111

Alternatively you can log into you account at and log a support ticket on any of your service.

You can contact our sales team for help with new services. We will be happy to help you find the right product to match your needs:

Phone: 1300 790 111

You can contact our service delivery team for help with in place service orders:

Phone: 1300 790 111

You can contact our accounts team for help with billing enquiries:

Phone: 1300 790 111

Alternatively you can log into you account at and view your billing information.

You can contact our engagement team regarding ECNs conduct:

Phone: 1300 790 111

The TIO:

ECN is a member of the Telecommunications Industry Ombudsman (TIO) if you make a complaint to ECN and it remains unresolved after following the ECN complaints handling process you may contact the TIO for independent mediation. The TIO can be contacted by calling 1800 062 058 or visiting the TIO website at