If you live in a rural area and have slow broadband, you may
be eligible for up to £3000 per property towards the cost of
installing a gigabit-capable connection*.
Find out if you can benefit from the Hampshire Top-Up to
the Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme:
1 Check you live in an eligible area by going to
and entering your postcode.
2 You need to apply as a group. Join up with other nearby
residents (at least you and one other neighbour) and
nominate a community lead.
3 Find a registered supplier in your area by going to the
government’s Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme
4 The supplier will provide you with a quote, make the
application for the vouchers on your behalf and guide
you through the process.
5 Once your voucher application has been received the
Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme team will email
you to make sure you want to go ahead. If your project
costs more than £3000 per property you will have to
pay the remaining money if you choose to continue.
6 Your supplier gets to work to build the new broadband
network for your community.
7 Choose an internet service provider once the network
has been built, and purchase a superfast package to
For more information check:
Funding for the Hampshire Top-Up to the Gigabit Broadband Voucher Scheme is
allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. *Gigabit capable broadband offers the
ability for 1000Mbps download speeds. Actual speeds depend on the package
purchased from the internet service provider.