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While you’re still processing that email sent by your boss about your annual salary rise, we’d like to take a minute to inform you that Vodacom is increasing its contract tarriff plans from 1 May.

“From 1 May Vodacom will be increasing the subscription fees on selected contract price plans. Changes apply to Vodacom Smart, uChoose Smart, uChoose Flexi, Top Up and Mobile Broadband packages,” the company said on Thursday.

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Below are the details of the changes.

Smart

Price Plan CURRENTSubscription incl. VAT NEWSubscription incl. VAT
Smart Light* R135 R139
Smart S R199 R209
Smart M R299 R319
Smart L R499 R529
Smart XL R699 R739

*SIM ONLY rates not applicable

 

uChoose Smart
Price Plan CURRENTSubscription incl. VAT NEWSubscription incl. VAT
uChoose Smart S R219 R229
uChoose Smart M R329 R349
uChoose Smart L R549 R579
uChoose Smart XL R769 R809

 

uChoose Flexi
CURRENTPrice Plan NEWPrice Plan Name

 

CURRENTSubscription incl. VAT NEWSubscription incl. VAT NEWmonthly airtime allocation
uChoose Flexi 50 uChoose Flexi 55 R49 R55 R55
uChoose Flexi 110 uChoose Flexi 110 R99 R110 R110

 

Top Up
CURRENTPrice Plan

(including month to month)

NEWPrice Plan Name

(including month to month)

CURRENTSubscription incl. VAT NEWSubscription incl. VAT NEWmonthly airtime allocation
Top Up 135 Top Up 140 R 135 R 140 R 140
Top Up 135 S Top Up 140 S R 135 R 140 R 140
Top Up 199 Vodacom 4 Less Top Up 200 Vodacom 4 Less R 199 R 200 R 200
Top Up 275 S Top Up 280 S R 275 R 285 R 285
Top Up 315 Top Up 335 R 315 R 335 R 335
Top Up 315 S Top Up 335 S R 315 R 335 R 335
Top Up 49 S Top Up 55 S R 49 R 55 R 55
Top Up 590 S Top Up 625 S R 590 R 625 R 625
Top Up 75 S Top Up 80 S R 75 R 80 R 80
Top Up 99 Vodacom 4 Less Top Up 110 Vodacom 4 Less R 99 R 110 R 110

 

Mobile Broadband Top Up & contract (24 month)
Price Plan CURRENTSubscription incl. VAT NEWSubscription incl. VAT
500MB R39 R45
1GB R69 R75
2GB R99 R109

 

Mobile Broadband Top Up & contract (12 month)
Price Plan CURRENTSubscription incl. VAT NEWSubscription incl. VAT
500MB R49 R55
1GB R79 R85
2GB R139 R149

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