Great news! You are ready to connect to an nbn™ powered plan

The next step is to contact a phone or internet provider and order an nbn™ powered plan.

Your address will be connected to the nbn™ broadband access network via nbn™ {{Fixed Wireless|In this circumstance data travels from a transmission tower located as much as 14kms from a premises to a rooftop antenna that has been fitted by an approved nbn™ Installer.}}. You need to contact a provider and choose a new an nbn™ powered plan that suits your needs, as you won't be automatically connected to the nbn™ broadband access network.

Download the connect kit and register for email updates about the switch off at this address. 

Do you rely on your landline for communication?

When ordering an nbn™ service in a Fixed Wireless area, have a discussion with your current service provider about your existing landline.

If you have an existing copper phone line it is important to consider keeping it in service for emergency communications, especially if you don’t have good mobile phone coverage at your home or business.

Learn about the nbn™ network

As a wholesaler, we can only offer these speeds to the phone and internet service providers that you deal with on a regular basis. This means choosing the right speed and plan through your service provider is vital if you want to transform your online experience into something spectacular.

Make the most of your internet connection with these tips for your in-home set-up.

nbn is committed to providing access to fast broadband services throughout Australia. Our current plan is to take advantage of existing network infrastructure, and upgrade it to work with the rest of the nbn™ network rollout.

The nbn™ network is one of the most advanced technology projects in Australian history – but understanding how it gets to you is easy.

From the equipment you use, to the network itself, there are a number of factors that can have an impact on your internet experience.

Your questions answered

Australia is currently undergoing a digital transformation from a copper backbone network, to a fibre backbone network. This will affect the way you currently use your landline, particularly in a power outage.

Equipment connected over the nbn™ network will not work during a power blackout. Below is more information about how each technology used in the nbn™ Multi Technology Mix (MTM) is affected by power loss.

The rollout of the nbn™ network will involve new technologies and some existing devices may not be compatible with these at all times.

nbn is a wholesaler. When choosing a plan over the nbn™ network from your service provider, be sure to ask about the average speeds you are likely to experience during peak times.

Disclaimer

Network rollout information is updated weekly. Rollout areas and boundaries are subject to change as construction planning is finalised.

*Services provided over the nbn™ network will be replacing phone and internet services provided over most of the existing landline networks, including copper and the majority of HFC networks within the fixed line footprint. Services provided over existing fibre networks (including in-building, health and education networks) and some special and business services may not be affected. To find out if your services will be affected, please contact your current phone or internet provider. For more information, visit www.nbnco.com.au/switchoff or call 1800 687 626.