How Do I Sign up for Hulu in Australia? [Sep. 2021 Updated]
As a paid streaming service, Hulu requires you to create an account before using it. You probably know that Hulu is geo-restricted outside the US, including Australia.
However, you can bypass geo-restrictions using the VPN. However, creating an account for Hulu from Australia is a tricky step, which many guidelines entirely skip.
Don’t worry! Stay stick to this article to learn all the ways you can sign up for Hulu while living in Australia.
Signing up for Hulu using your friend’s credit card
An easy way to create a Hulu account is to ask a friend who lives in America and has an American credit card to help you with your registration. Hulu allows opening multiple accounts on the same credit card.
To create your account for Hulu using your friend’s credit card, first make sure you are connected to a VPN. If you are new to VPN, follow the below steps.
- Buy a premium subscription from ExpressVPN
- Install the VPN client for your device.
- Connect to a Hulu-compatible server based in the United States.
- Open the Hulu official website.
- Click on “START YOUR FREE TEST.” It will take you to the pricing plan page.
- Hulu offers its three subscription plans: i) Hulu (No Ads), ii) Hulu, and iii) Hulu + Live TV. Select a plan that best fits your needs. After you have subscribed, you will be redirected to the registration page.
- Enter the required details like your email address, password, name, date of birth, and gender. When you are done, click “Continue.” It will ask you to add your payment information. So, provide details of your friend’s credit card.
Hulu Asks for a Zip Code
After you provide billing information, Hulu will ask you to enter a zip or postal code. Make sure you provide an American zip code and not an Australian one. Click here to see the list of American zip codes.
You can also use Google to get a valid US zip code. After entering the zip code, Hit “Send,” and your Hulu account is ready.
Signing up for Hulu using Gift cards
If you do not have a friend or family member in the US who can help you sign up for Hulu, you can use the gift card to sign up for Hulu in Australia. Please connect to the VPN. We strongly recommend ExpressVPN. Visit security.hulu.com/start/gifting. It will take you to the Hulu gift card redeem page.
Where can you buy Hulu gift cards in Australia?
There are many online markets from where you can buy Hulu gift cards using your Australian PayPal account. We would recommend using Mygiftcardsupply.com. It is trustworthy, and they do not sell you fake gift cards. You can search other Google websites if you want.
How Do I sign up for Hulu in Australia? – FAQS
When it comes to signing up for Hulu in Australia, you may find yourself asking some questions. Here I highlight frequently asked questions with answers.
How much is Hulu in Australia?
As Hulu is not available in Australia, you can access Hulu in Australia using a VPN. So, to watch Hulu in Australia, you need to buy at least a basic subscription plan for US$ 5.99 (about AUD 8.50), plus you’ll be paying an additional fee to set up a secure VPN.
How do I set up a Hulu account?
To set up your Hulu account, follow the below steps
- Visit Hulu.com/welcome on your computer.
- Click on Start Your Free Trial.
- Select subscription plan of your choice
- Enter your email address, password, and personal information.
- Choose your payment option, add your billing information, and Hit Submit.
- Provide US zip code and click Send. Your Hulu account is ready to go!
How do I get the Hulu app?
Using your Android phone or tablet, follow the steps below to download the Hulu app:
- Using your device, go to the Google Play Store or tap the icon from your Home screen.
- Go to Search and type “Hulu.”
- Tap the green Hulu icon.
- Tap the Install button, then confirm by tapping OK
Is Hulu on Telstra TV?
Telstra is designed for its customers only and configured for the local video-streaming market. It means streaming services based in the US such as Hulu, Amazon TV, and HBO do not work on Telstra. However, you can access it by bypassing geo-restrictions. Live games are not included in Telstra TV due to their license.
Signing up for Hulu is a little tricky. The article above guides you all the way that how to sign up for Hulu in Australia using your American friend’s credit card or Hulu gift cards. If you still face any queries, please drop your comment below.