Affordable Connectivity Program

What is Affordable Connectivity Program?

The Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) is a U.S. government program which low-income family a discount on internet services so they don't have to decide between purchasing broadband or other necessities.

The program also provides a one-time discount on a phone or internet-capable device, such as wifi router.

What does Affordable Connectivity Program provides?

  • A $30 per month benefit to help households afford access to high-speed internet service.
  • Up to a $75 per month discount if the household is on qualifying tribal lands.
  • A one-time discount of up to $100 for a laptop, tablet, or desktop computer.
  • The program is limited to one Affordable Connectivity Program benefit or Lifeline Program benefit per household.

What documentation will I need to apply?

  • Documentation that verifies your identity (birth certificate, driver’s license, passport, green card, e.g.)
  • Document that verifies your address (utility bill, lease statement, W-2, e.g.)
  • If you live with another adult who participates in the ACP, you will need to complete the ACP Household worksheet.
  • If you qualify through your income you will need to provide a document that shows that your annual income is at or below 200% of the Federal Poverty Guidelines.
  • If you participate in qualifying programs, provide a letter or official document as proof.
  • If you are an emancipated minor, you must include court documents or certificate of emancipation.

Affordable Connectivity Program Providers