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Superfast broadband

The UK Government has delivered superfast broadband connectivity to over 600,000 homes and businesses across Scotland, connecting families and improving opportunities for business.

Read more below about the benefits of superfast broadband and check if your area of Scotland has been connected.

What is superfast broadband?

Superfast broadband means you can get online quickly and send large files easily.  This improves experiences for customers and businesses as well as friends and family.  It also makes for a better internet experience when streaming television and music.

What does it mean for Scotland?

So far the UK Government has:

In addition our clawback funding scheme will provide £60m to be reinvested in connecting the hardest to reach places in Scotland.

Does your area have superfast broadband?

Check if your area has superfast broadband:

Superfast broadband website - external link

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