Connection Vouchers Gateshead extended in 2015

February 13, 2015
by Alex Tough

“State-of-the-art fibre broadband means businesses can reach their customers quickly, take internet orders and store their important data more safely.”
The Government’s Broadband Connection Vouchers scheme is active in 22 cities around the country and is registered with over 500 suppliers. The government has committed £150 million for the SuperConnected Cities programme which is managed by Broadband Delivery UK (BDUK). Now the UK Government have extended this voucher scheme until March 2016, they have invested a further £40 million to help more SME’s around the country, so far 5000 SMEs have already benefited from the scheme.

Local Connection Vouchers

Eldon square have already taken up on this scheme to enable superfast broadband across their center, Eldon Garden operations manager Dave Mains said: “We found out that as commercial landlords we could apply for a number of vouchers for our tenants across the whole centre.“Retailers work hand-in-hand with online services and sales these days, so superfast broadband can be a real boost for business.“ State-of-the-art fibre broadband means businesses can reach their customers quickly, take internet orders and store their important data more safely.“We’re delighted the retailers in Eldon Gardens have joined the superfast revolution,“ he said. “The businesses in the shopping center benefit and the landlord’s property is made even more attractive to new tenants.”Businesses across Gateshead can join in like Eldon Square and relish this extended opportunity to upgrade businesses all over the UK super fast, speedy broadband. Advantages to using the voucher scheme can be seen below.

Why go Superfast?

To grow your business in this day and age your technology is the first thing that needs to be up to date, this is to even compete with similar companies. By using superfast business broadband it means that you can have better access to your business and operate fully in a global marketplace. No matter what area of business you’re in you need a fast and reliable internet service, this will reflect on you from a customer point of view.

Who’s Eligible?

Are you looking for Connection Vouchers Gateshead? We can deliver this scheme to you but first you need to;

  1. Have broadband installation that will cost over £100 and willing to sign up to a minimum of a 6 month contract with the broadband supplier.
  2. You need to be an SME, registered charity, social enterprise or sole trader.
  3. Your connection is for your business premises only, you can however apply for a connection at home if that is your work base but not if you occasionally work from home.
  4. You have not received more than £120,000 in grants in the last 3 years.

One service we can offer is to install purple WiFi. This allows your customers to use your internet connection ‘wirelessly’ and for no fee. To use your WiFi they must sign in using their social media accounts. More info on purple WiFi can be found here.

What’s Next?

Rymote are  proud to be in a position to be WiFi installers Gateshead. We will provide all the assistance needed to make your business broadband Gateshead superfast!

You can either fill in the form below or visit our Connection Vouchers page to find out more Information.

Hurry, Connection Vouchers are available for a limited time only, so start applying today.

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