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Funding for Broadband


Funding for Broadband

There are currently three central government schemes which provide financial support to businesses and residents wishing to access faster broadband.

Better Broadband Voucher Scheme

Better Broadband Voucher Scheme

If you are currently unable to access a broadband service with download speeds of at least 2 Mbps, and are not expected to benefit from Superfast South Yorkshire’s broadband roll out within the next 12 months, you may be eligible for funding towards an alternative solution.

Read more about the Better Broadband Voucher Scheme

Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme

Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme

This scheme provides funding towards the installation of gigabit-capable full fibre connections, and is available to small to medium-sized enterprises (up to £2,500.00), and to residents in group projects (£500.00).

Read more about the Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme

Rural Gigabit Connectivity

Rural premises with broadband speeds of less than 30Mbps can use vouchers worth up to £3,500 for each small to medium-sized enterprise, and up to £1,500 per residential premise when part of a group project, to support the cost of installing new gigabit-capable connections.

Read more about the Rural Gigabit Connectivity Programme