The Affordable Connectivity Program is an FCC program that helps connect families and households struggling to afford internet service.
The Affordable Connectivity Program provides:
- Up to $30/month discount for broadband service
The Affordable Connectivity Program is limited to one monthly service discount and one device discount per household.
Who Is Eligible?
A household is eligible for the Affordable Connectivity Program if the household income is at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines, or if a member of the household meets at least one of the criteria below:
- Received a Federal Pell Grant during the current award year;
- Meets the eligibility criteria for a participating provider's existing low-income internet program;
- Participates in one of these assistance programs:
• Federal Public Housing Assistance
• Supplemental Security Income (SSI)
• Veterans Pension or Survivor Benefits
• or Lifeline
Check out fcc.gov/acp for a Consumer FAQ and other program resources.
Two-Steps to Enroll
1. Go to AffordableConnectivity.gov to submit an application or print out a mail-in application; and
2. Contact your preferred participating provider to select a plan and have the discount applied to your bill.
Some providers may have an alternative application that they will ask you to complete.
Eligible households must both apply for the program and contact a participating provider to select a service plan.
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has made available a dedicated complaint process to address subscriber issues concerning ACP enrollment or participating provider provisioning of ACP-supported services. The FCC’s Consumer Complaint Center for ACP can be found at: https://consumercomplaints.fcc.gov/hc/en-us or by calling 1-888-CALL-FCC (888-225-5322).