Some areas in Kent have been successful in receiving a grant to
establish broadband in their communities.
Community grants awarded by area (PDF, 38k)
Find out which areas of Kent the market is already delivering
broadband to, the market is expected to deliver, and areas which
may need to intervene in order to get broadband.
Next generation broadband exchange map (PDF,
This map shows the exchanges where next generation broadband is
available or will be in the next twelve months. It also shows
our view of which exchanges BT will announce next and where
additional funding may be needed.
Next generation broadband offers download speeds of up to 40Mbps
based on fibre to the BT street cabinets.
Please note that not every property connected
to an exchange will be able to obtain next generation broadband and
you should always check with BT before placing an order.
ADSL2+ map (PDF, 170k)
This map shows which exchanges have been upgraded to support
ADSL2+ and which exchanges are due to be upgraded over the next few
ADSL2+ offers download speeds of up to 24Mbps. However,
speeds depend on how far you are from the exchange.
If you are more than about 3km from the exchange then you will
see little performance improvement from ADSL2+.