Social tariffs are discounted broadband and mobile deals for people on eligible benefits.
Accessing reliable and affordable broadband isn’t always easy. We’re here to help you make the most of the best broadband tariffs available to our city region’s residents.
This differs on the internet provider, but if you or a member of your households is currently in receipt of any of the following you should be eligible:
Please note these are subject to availability in your area.
|Provider||Social Tariff||Eligibility||Speed||Social Tariff Cost||Normal Cost|
Unlimited Fibre Essential
|UC, PC, ESA, JSA and IS||36mbps|
|£15 pm (+£9.99)|
12 month contract
|NOW BROADBAND||NOW Broadband Basics||UC, PC, ESA, JSA and IS||36mbps||£20pm|
|SKY||SKY Broadband Basics||Only existing customers on UC, PC, ESA, ISA and IS||36mbps||£20pm|
|TALK TALK||Fibre 35 Broadband||Only available via DWP/Jobcentre Plus||38mbps||FREE for 6 months||£25pm|
Essential Broadband Plus
|UC, PC and IS|
Income-based JSA & ESA
|VODAFONE||Vodafone Essentials||UC, JSA, PC, ESA, IS, PIP, DA and REA||38mbps||£12pm for first 12 months then £22pm||£24pm|
|UC (Universal Credit), PC (Pension Credit), ESA (Employment Support Allowance), JSA (Jobseekers Allowance), IS (Income Support), PIP (Personal Independence Payment), DA (Disability Allowance) and REA (Reduced Earnings Allowance)|
The information provided in this table will vary based on your location and eligiblity. To find the latest Social Tariffs – the following websites offer up-to-date sections on the best deals:
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