public sector connect

dark fibre networks that support the local community

Public Sector Connect

Public Sector Connect enables local and combined authorities to use grant funding in a highly effective way to create full fibre networks that can be used by service providers to deliver Ultrafast connections to schools, GP surgeries hospitals and blue light providers.


Open access – Full fibre infrastructure that can be used by any service provider to provide Ultrafast and managed services to public sector bodies, local businesses, and consumers.

Open architecture – Latest spec dark fibre enables service providers to deliver layer 2 and 3 services using the technology and vendors of their choice.

Custom built – Designed and built to meet the specific diversity and security requirements of each combined/local authority.

Future proof – Designed to interconnect, where possible, BT Exchanges, Data Centres, and carrier aggregation nodes to make it easy for service providers to establish new regional Points of Presence (PoP) in the future.

Secure and reliable – Backed by a 24 x 7 NOC and 8 hour repair SLA.

Commercial Terms

A range of IRU, short and long term lease options are available along with volume discounts.