Voucher Eligibility

We manage the whole process on your behalf, but if you would like to check your eligibility, this is what you need to know.

Your Location

In March 2018 the Scheme was made available to the whole of the UK after testing in a number of cities. This means more businesses are able to benefit from the available funding.

Are you an SME?

The Gigabit Voucher Scheme isn’t available to all businesses. Just those who are classed as a Small & Medium Sized Enterprise (SME) as defined by the European Commission. The highlights are as follows:



You have up to 249 Employees

Balance Sheet

A balance sheet of less than €43 million


…or a turn-over of less than €50 million

Public Grants

Received less than €200k in public grants over last 3 years

Connectivity Requirements

If you already have a gigabit-capable service then the Gigabit Voucher Scheme isn’t available to you. To be eligible your new connection must –



Deliver a minimum of 100Mbit/s to your premises

Step Change

Offer at least a doubling of your existing speeds


Live within 12 months of successful voucher application

Are You Eligible?

Time is running out. The Scheme has now been rolled out across the UK. Don’t miss out on this funding for your business.