FAQs about Audible Membership


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When you become an Audible member you receive many exclusive benefits such as:
  • A monthly credit to buy any title you like, regardless of price—yours to keep, even if you cancel.
  • Access to thousands of titles in the Plus Catalogue, including Audible Originals, audiobooks and podcasts. Listen all you want, no credits needed.
  • Exclusive member-only deals.

Learn more about Audible member benefits.
Signing up to Audible for the first time is simple, and starts with a free 30-day trial:
  • Sign in or sign up with your Amazon account
  • Sign up for a free 30-day trial
  • Spend your first credit on any title you like, regardless of price.
  • Download the Audible App
  • Start listening to your purchased audiobook, as well as thousands of included titles from the Plus Catalogue

Audible automatically renew monthly. When your 30-day trial is over, you’ll be charged the monthly subscription fee. You can cancel at any time.

If you’re an avid audiobook listener, other types of plans are also available. Find out more.
As a Premium Plus member, you’ll receive 1 credit per month* as part of your membership benefits. You can use your credit to purchase any audiobook on Audible, regardless of price.

From time to time, Audible members will receive special offers to purchase additional credits at a discounted rate. Learn more.

You don’t have to use your credit each month. Unused credits will “roll over” to the next billing cycle. However, you can only accumulate up to 6 stored credits at one time. Learn more.

*Number of credits varies based on your membership plan.
Audible audiobooks can be purchased with credits as part of an Audible membership plan, or with a debit or credit card.

Sign in or sign up with an Amazon account to start shopping. When you find something you’d like to purchase click Buy for 1 Credit or Buy for $X.XX. If you’re new to Audible, you’ll get your first title free with a 30-day trial.

Your purchases will be available in your Library to begin listening to right away. Learn more.
An Audible gift membership is the perfect gift for Audible enthusiasts and anyone who loves books. You can choose between one, three, six, and 12-month plans. To gift someone a membership, visit the Gift Centre and select Give Membership.

Or, if you have the one perfect audiobook in mind, you can sign in, find it on our catalogue by searching the Audible site, click More Options (underneath the purchase button) and select Give As A Gift in the pop-up. You don’t even have to be a member to give Audible as a gift. Learn more about gifts at Audible.
You can listen to Audible with just about any device you can think of. Our free Audible App can be downloaded on iOS, Android, and Windows, and you can also download and listen to your audiobooks on compatible Kindles, Sonos devices, and more. Learn more.

With Audible you can fit more books into your life. Listen to your favourite stories and the latest new releases while you exercise, clean the house, nod off to sleep, or do almost anything else. There's a listen for every moment.
As an Audible member, you’ll get access to exclusive member-only sales and discounts throughout the year. You also have access to the Daily Deal, a featured audiobook discounted just for members. The deal changes every day.
New Zealand customers can sign up to Audible Australia's membership plan for $16.45 AUD per month. Your first 30 days is free, and you can cancel anytime.
If you choose to purchase individual audiobooks instead of a membership, you will be charged the retail price listed, in Australian dollars.
More information on Audible membership for New Zealand customers is available here.

Amazon Prime benefits on Audible

An Audible membership does not come free with Amazon Prime in Australia. While it requires a separate subscription, Prime members do get an added bonus during their free 30-day trial. Audible offers two credits during trial for Amazon Prime members, compared to the usual one credit in trial offer.
The credits can be spent on any audiobook on Audible.com.au or Amazon.com.au regardless of price. After your trial, your membership gives you one credit for $16.45/month, and can be cancelled at any time.
Amazon Prime members who are new to Audible.com.au can sign up to a 30-day free trial to redeem two free audiobooks. Simply sign in to Audible.com.au with your Amazon account, and then start a trial of an Audible membership. In the trial period you’ll also gain access to additional free content, including a bonus audiobook chosen by Audible's editors every month.)
To access your Amazon Prime benefits on Audible, simply use your Amazon account to sign in on audible.com.au - your Prime membership will be recognised automatically. Once signed in, if eligible, you can take an Audible free 30-day trial, which gives Amazon Prime members two free credits, good for any two audiobooks on the site.

Try Audible membership today. Start enjoying the benefits.

Try Audible for free with an audiobook of your choice. Yours to keep even if you cancel.
$16.45/mo after 30 days. Cancel anytime.