A prepaid Canada SIM card with an international cell phone is the most convenient and economical solution for staying in touch while in Canada. And unlike home, your Canada SIM card and cell phone service is prepaid so there is no need for a contract.
For more information please refer to the User guide that comes with your package.
Canada SIM Card (Bell) Highlights
Make calls: from CAD$ 0.30 /min local & from CAD$0.40/min international
Receive calls: CAD$ 0.30
Send text messages: from 20c per message
Receive text messages: free
Prepaid Data: from CAD$ 1 per day
Credit: CAD$ 10 included
Local Canada (+1) cell phone number
No yearly contract, monthly charges or credit check
Important: The Canada SIM Card works on the Bell Mobility network, which has 3G frequencies of 850 and 1900MHz. Phones that have these frequencies include: iPhone (5, 4S, 4, 3GS, 3G), Samsung Galaxy SIII, SII and Note, Nokia N8, and any Smartphones purchased from AT&T/T-Mobile in the United States provided they are unlocked. If your phone is not one of these, it most likely will not work in Canada.
This service requires registration BEFORE YOU TRAVEL. You will need to provide your invoice number, full name, the city you are traveling to within Canada, arrival date in Canada, 20-digit SIM number and email address. Please consult our User Guide for further details.
Domestic rates are per minute for incoming and outgoing calls within Canada from your prepaid Bell Canada SIM card while you are in Canada. You will be activated under the Anytime plan. If you wish to change your plan, you can do so once you arrive in Canada by calling Bell. Other plans will require a minimum of CAD 20 recharge.
All incoming and outgoing SMS are CAD 0.20 per message.
Incoming calls from Bell cell phones are free, all other incoming call are charged at the local outgoing rate.
Making International calls from your world cell phone has never been easier with your prepaid Canada SIM card. Calling rates are listed per minute for international outgoing calls from a Canada SIM card while in Canada.
*In addition to local per-minute rate.
Data Rates (Wireless Internet)
Data is available on your Canadian SIM. It can be purchased as an add-on to your prepaid plan in many different increments.
$10 - 100MB
$25 - 500MB
$1 - 10MB
On exceeding your limit, you'll be asked to sign up for another pass to continue using data services
$5 - 60MB
Your Canada SIM card has been preloaded with a $10 CAD call credit, valid for 30 days. Additional credit is available through the purchase of airtime vouchers, also called reload codes (not another SIM card), in Canada. Airtime vouchers are available locally in Canada at convenience stores, petrol stations and local Bell authorized dealers. These airtime vouchers are available in 5 denominations of Canadian dollars
The SIM will remain active for a total of 6 months if you do not recharge it. After the 6 months period, the SIM will be recycled and you are required to purchase another SIM card in order to continue using your service. The validity of your recharge depends on the denomination: 10$, 20$, 30$ and 40$ will be valid for 30 days and 100$ for 365 days.