IP Addressing

What is an IP address?
Every computer connected to the Internet must have a unique address known as an IP (Internet Protocol) address. The IP address is a numeric address written as a set of four numbers separated by dots (e.g., which provides an unique identification of a computer and the network it belongs to.

Additional IP addresses
NOTE: Only customers on Static IP Plan are eligible to apply for additional IP Addresses.

Additional IP addresses are available to Customers in network ranges, however customers should note that each network range has two IP Addresses assigned for special purposes, these are the Network address and the Broadcast address. Those two IP Addresses cannot be used for any of the devices connected to the network. E.g. with an allocation of eight IP Addresses, only six of these are usable.

TPG Additional IP Addresses Price List
Customers are able to purchase additional IP addresses from TPG, block amounts and prices are shown below. IP allocation is subject to approval. All prices stated include GST. Information and prices contained in this document may change without notice. Our policy on IP Address allocations is in accordance with APNIC guidelines.

Additional IP Address Plans

Number of IP Address Annual Price*
4 IP address (2 usable~)   $65   Buy
8 IP address (6 usable~)   $130   Buy
16 IP address (14 usable~)   $260   Buy

*$59 fee applies to existing TPG ADSL/ADSL2+ customers for the routing of the subnets.
~First usable IP address will need to be used as your subnet gateway IP.