Bring your own phone and take advantage of our exclusive Newcomer deals

Are you a new permanent resident, international student or temporary foreign worker? Use your existing phone and enjoy special pricing and an exclusive international long-distance bonus.

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Getting a TELUS Phone Plan is easy

Select your plan

Choose the best option for your needs from our available Newcomer plans

Upload your ID and a selfie

Use the secure link to upload photos of your documents and yourself

Get your SIM card

We can ship your SIM card direct to you or you can pick it up at one of our stores.

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TELUS Newcomer deals

Welcome Plus

$
95
/mo. before taxes

Best performance, most high speed data

  • 120GB data at speeds up to 2Gbps and unlimited data at reduced speed 1

  • Free 1000 Long Distance Minutes to select countries2

  • Unlimited nationwide talk & text

  • Unlimited data, talk & text in the US.

  • Unlimited international messaging

  • Enjoy additional discounts when you add family members

Best Value

Welcome Starter

$
85
/mo. before taxes

Best performance and high speed data

  • 80GB data at speeds up to 2Gbps and unlimited data at reduced speed1

  • Free 1000 Long Distance Minutes to select countries2

  • Unlimited nationwide talk & text

  • Unlimited international messaging

  • Enjoy additional discounts when you add family members

Welcome Essentials

$
65
/mo. before taxes

Reliable Service and fast data

  • 60GB data at speeds up to 2Gbps and unlimited data at reduced speed

  • Free 1000 Long Distance Minutes to select countries2

  • Unlimited nationwide talk & text

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