The Department of Culture, Media and Sport writes: Over the past few years, a number of communities – both urban and rural – have successfully improved broadband access in their local area. The aim of the links provided is to build on their successes by helping other community groups to access and benefit from potential models, case studies, guidance and funding options relevant to local broadband projects. Click here for an introduction to community-led schemes. Click here for guidance notes.


DCMS wishes to continue to improve the guidance and support available to communities on this website. If you have any suggestions for how this website and the guidance it contains could be improved, or if you know of a potential new case study, please email us at the following address: [email protected]