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My First Bill After Changing Plans

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Are you on an older Bill Pay plan, either on your phone or broadband? Have you recently changed it or thinking of changing onto our All You Can Eat Data plans or 3Unlimited Broadband? If so, you'll need to know what to expect on your first bill after you change. 


There are two ways that our legacy plans were billed 1: in advance and 2: in arrears.


  • If your old plan was billed in advance, nothing will change on your next bill and your new plan will continue to be billed the same way
  • If your old plan was billed in arrears, your first bill may seem higher than you were expecting. This is because you will be charged for your first month’s line rental on your new plan in advance and the cost of your old plan up until the date you moved onto your new plan. This is reflected on your bill as ‘Total Monthly Charges’.

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1 Comment
Occasional Visitor
I joined 3 in April and have already had my fair share of issues relating to joining the company and receiving my iPhone.
Now; I just got notified that my bill is 277€, and I’m being charged 76€ altogether because I am owed a 199€ euro refund for a phone order that was cancelled.
Can someone please explain to me why my monthly bill is 277€ instead of the 45/month I signed up for? I was owed a refund of 199€ for a cancelled order that I’ve been waiting over a month for and haven’t received yet. And now I’m being charged 161€ one time charge for an iPhone 11 which I have already paid for. 
Also, when replying can you supply a number that I can use to speak to someone about this as email response is very slow and I can’t sort this issue online or through the 1913 number as I am not given the option to speak to an agent.
As a new customer I have had nothing but issues with 3, and I simply will be unable to pay a 277€ charge that is clearly incorrect.