What do I need to consider before signing up for Belong broadband on the nbn Fibre to the Curb (FTTC)?
Before you have a Belong service, on the nbn network, connected at your place it is important to understand how you’ll be connected to the service.It’s a good idea to read our question and answer to What is Belong on the nbn? for a basic overview.Fibre to the Curb (FTTC)(Qualification Message: Congratulations you can get Belong on the nbn network - FTTC)Before moving to an nbn co FTTC connection you should check the following:
Do you have power sockets near your telephone socket? You’ll need access to two power sockets for your FTTC connection.
- Do you have any existing medical, fire, or security alarms? If you have equipment that you rely on, check with your equipment provider(s) to confirm they work on the nbn network.
- You’ll need to unplug all devices that are connected to phone sockets in your home. This includes telephones, modems and fax machines. Reconnecting with affect the reliability of your nbn service.
- Remember, if you require a phone service at your home, Belong is not suitable for you.