I want to suspend my plan cause I'm going abroad. How long will be the maximum suspension period & how much per month. Thanks for your time.
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A temporary suspension is offered for a maximum of 12 months and a minimum 2 months. The cost is $7 for each month and you can only do it once in a 12 months period.
Also something to note a temporary suspension can only be added at the beginning of a billing cycle.
If you currently have a contract you will not be eligible for a temporary suspension it is only for plans that are on a month to month.
*Last updated October 30th, 2019
I'm wondering if there's a way that allow me to suspend my phone plans (which contains 2 mobile lines), as I'm going abroad for 2 months. I already know that the suspension can also be added at the beginning of the billing cycle, however, my start date of billing cycle is pretty close to the end of a month, do I really have to pay for the rest of the unused month?
Plus, when I come back to Canada, when and how can I resume my phone plan?
Hey @Eulina, thank you for reaching out to us about your situation!
I've moved your post here as this thread deals with temporary suspension.
We can suspend at $30 per month however it has to start as of the new cycle. Any fees before it starts would still apply. You also need to make sure to not be on an agreement to apply a temporary suspension.
If you have any further questions for your account specifically, you can send us a private message or contact us through our other channels here: https://www.fido.ca/consumer/contact-us
Hi Nick. I currently have a 2-month temporary suspension on an account priced at $7/month ( it was initiated in May 2019 before the June price increase). Can I extend that for another month at the $7/month rate?
I am not in Canada from August 7th to September 4th. I will be in Korea for a month. So could it stop 'fido' for almost a month? Let me use it again on September 5th.