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What is the Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP)?

The ACP (Affordable Connectivity Program) is the federal program that helps communities in need access free or low-cost home internet. With free* fast internet at home, you can browse the web all day, every day.

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The Affordable Connectivity Program (ACP) was created so you can browse the web at home all day, every day.

Check your email, access school research, browse social media or watch your favorite shows, video chat your long-distance relatives and do much more. If you meet the following requirements, you’re good to go:

Your household makes less
than twice the income
limit set by the
Federal Poverty Guidelines.

You or someone in your household receives government assistance.

Ready to bring home free or low-cost internet?

5 reasons to apply for the Affordable Connectivity Program:

Introducing Broadband

If you’re tired of living without home internet, it’s time to consider a free or low-cost option. With the internet, you can stay connected to the world and all the amazing things it offers, all from the comfort of your home.

Unlock Opportunities

Home internet opens doors to new possibilities, like remote work and learning. Empower yourself and your family with the tools you need to succeed and thrive.

Stay Connected

Keep in touch with loved ones and make new connections, no matter where you are. Home internet brings the world closer to you.

Enjoy Entertainment

Say hello to endless entertainment options. From movies to games, the home internet has something for everyone.

Money-Saving Solutions

Save money on transportation and entertainment and reduce the cost of your phone bill by switching to a lower data plan. Home internet with the ACP is an affordable and convenient solution.

Frequently Asked Questions

Head over to to either submit your application online or print and mail in a paper application. Once your application is approved, a representative will assist you in selecting a plan and applying your discount with an internet service provider of your choice.

What is the Affordable Connectivity Program?

ACP offers eligible households the chance to get home internet at a free or reduced cost. This includes discounts on internet bills or connected devices from select providers.

Do I have to pay anything for home internet service?

If you choose a home internet plan that is $30/month or less, you can use your benefit for FREE SERVICE. If you choose a home internet plan that’s more than $30, you’ll get receive $30 off that plan.

Who is eligible for the ACP discount on home internet service?

You may be eligible if your household is below 200% of the Federal Poverty Line or if you live with someone who receives a government benefit listed.

When can I expect the ACP discount to appear on my bill?

It may take one or two billing cycles for your ACP discount to appear.

Do people living outside of Dallas County also qualify for the ACP discount?

Yes, people residing in other counties may qualify for ACP. It is a federal program that the Federal Communications Commission administers.

Can more than one person in a household receive the ACP benefit?

No, only one monthly service discount and one device discount is allowed per household. A household is a group of people who live together and share money; therefore, two unrelated roommates who do not share money qualify as two separate households and so, each can apply for the ACP benefit.

Not sure if you qualify for free or low-cost home internet service?

Our team of Dallas County representatives are here to assist you.

Feel free to contact us through our live chat or phone support with any questions or concerns you may have, and we’ll guide you in the right direction.