The Government is committed to giving access to 2Mbps download speed to every premises in the UK from the end of 2015. As part of this Broadband Delivery UK (BDUK) are delivering a Better Broadband Subsidy Scheme. This scheme contributes towards the equipment and installation of a basic broadband connection.
If you are not in an area covered by a local broadband project and you believe you may be eligible, simply complete the application form and the team will determine whether you are eligible for the scheme or not. This will depend on what services are currently available to you and whether or not you will be in the build plan for fibre broadband. If you wish to find out more about the fibre build in your area, including whether you will be benefiting from a fibre upgrade soon, enter your home address into the checker at http://gosuperfastchecker.culture.gov.uk/.