Gigabit Voucher Scheme

£2,500 to upgrade your business internet to a Gigabit-capable connection.
Choose a low contention gigabit fibre product or dedicated leased line.

Claim your voucher

Ending in March 2019 or when £67m funding has gone.

The Department for Digital, Culture Media & Sport have launched the Government Gigabit Connection Voucher Scheme aiming to bring gigabit connectivity to SMEs across the UK. Eligible businesses can have the cost of the connection covered under the Scheme, meaning free installation and lower monthly costs. Just choose the bandwidth you need, from 100Mbps right up to 1Gbps or more.

Get In Touch

Chat to one of our experienced team who will discuss the scheme and send a formal quote.

Sign & Apply

Once you sign the quote, we can then look after the paperwork and application process.

You're Live

Once approved by the local body we get to work installing your service and bringing it live.

Products & Pricing

We deliver both wired and wireless options to businesses. Choose from 100Mbps right up to either 2Gbps or 10Gbps with installation in as little as 15 working days.

Pricing above is per month, ex-VAT, subject to survey and includes £2,500 Gigabit Voucher. Prices may vary due to location and bandwidth required. Headline pricing is estimated and may alter (lower or higher) than those shown. For an accurate quotation please use our Quick Quote form or call 0203 475 3610. Vouchers can be used to install (Fibre to the Premises on Demand (FTToD) products to one or more premises. Desk-based and site survey required. 100% uptime SLA based on primary and failover circuit.

Are You Eligible?

The Scheme is for small and medium size businesses based in the UK who –


  • Have up to 249 Employees
  • A balance sheet of less than €43 million
  • or a turn-over of less than €50 million
  • Received less than €200k in public grants over last 3 years

£67m available to SME across the UK.

The Government Gigabit Connection Voucher Scheme started in four regions across the UK, with SMEs already taking advantage of their £2,500 funding. On 15th March, the Chancellor announced that the scheme is to expand to cover the entire UK with a new fund of £67m.

OptaNet - Your Perfect Gigabit Partner

By choosing OptaNet for your internet and Gigabit Voucher application, you’re in great hands.


  • Award winning ISP
  • Gigabit provider to Microsoft
  • Delivering vouchers since 2014
  • Full service ISP offering VoIP etc.

“Your customer service has been excellent throughout, and it’s been a breath of fresh air, compared to past developments ordered with either BT or Virgin. OptaNet project managed our installations in a hassle-free way, ensuring delivery of our services before the agreed deadlines. Their knowledge of available products has been second to none. Thank you once again for your professionalism, speed and quality of service.”

Graham Kuhlmann

Senior Project Manager, TSD Group