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If you love great deals, fast, free and convenient delivery on eligible orders, and streaming movies and music, an Amazon Prime membership might be perfect for you. And with Prime Day 2024 taking place between 16-21 July, now is a great time to consider joining.

From shopping to entertainment, Prime is savings, convenience, and entertainment, all in a single membership. And the best part? Customers who have not tried Prime can unlock a 30-day free trial at to participate in Amazon Prime Day.

Prime aims to make your life more convenient, simple, and fun, every single day—so if you’re ready to try it out, read on for instructions on how to get started with your trial membership.

How to sign up for a free Prime membership trial

Step 1: From your desktop or mobile browser, go to go to Eligible customers will see a “Start your free 30-day trial” button.

Step 2: Click on the “Start your free 30-day trial” button to sign-in, or create your Amazon account. From there, choose the membership plan that suits you the best. Keep in mind that you are signing up for a free 30-day trial, so you won't have to pay anything for now.

Step 3: Select the payment method you’d like to use for your Prime membership, or add a new one. You can choose to cancel your membership at any time. If you cancel before your trial ends, you will not be charged.

Step 4: Once you've completed all the steps, you're now ready to enjoy your free 30-day Prime membership. From day one of membership, members in eligible postcodes will have access to free delivery on millions of local and international Prime eligible items, with FREE next-day delivery on eligible items for Prime members in Brisbane, Geelong, Gosford, Melbourne, Newcastle, Sydney and Wollongong; access to Amazon Original series and films on Prime Video such as Fallout, Road House, The Boys, The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power, and Australian Amazon Original series; The Test S1-3, Deadloch, The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart, Dance Life and upcoming The Office alongside other popular movies and TV shows; access to 100 million songs ad-free in shuffle mode with Amazon Music and more.

Prime helps members get everything they want and need, quickly and reliably at one low monthly or annual cost. If, for one reason or another, you decide to cancel your membership, you can cancel at any time during the trial period. To cancel your membership, go to the "Manage Prime Membership" section in your account and click on "End Trial and Benefits."

The cost of a Prime membership

Enjoying your Prime membership, and want to keep receiving the best of shopping entertainment and convenience? A Prime Membership is $9.99 per month, or $79 per year if you pay annually.

Disclaimer: This article was written with help from an AI engine. It was reviewed, fact-checked, and edited by our editors.