INDUSTRY BRIEF: Entry level broadband and the digital divide - Venture Insights

INDUSTRY BRIEF: Entry level broadband and the digital divide

TLDR version: The availability and affordability of entry level nbn plans remains on the ACCC’s radar, especially with further wholesale price rises scheduled for July. Retailers are on notice they must not undersell the capabilities of lower speed tiers in their quest to grow take-up of high-speed plans. In this brief we look at the ACCC’s concerns and two options for increasing access to broadband for consumers experiencing disadvantage.