A fixed wireless connection is typically used in circumstances where the distance between premises can be many kilometres. In this circumstance data travels from a transmission tower located as much as 14kms from
Fixed wireless connections also require an nbn™ network device to be installed at the point where the cable from the roof antenna enters your home. This device requires power to operate, and can only be installed by an approved nbn™ Installer or service provider.
To get the best nbn™ network experience, check your address and contact your preferred service provider about the options that are available to your premises.
Consider the number of users and types of applications within your household or business. If you have many users and many devices and you do things like stream video on a regular basis, you should discuss higher speed options with your service provider so they can recommend the plan that’s best for you.
For more information on choosing the installation location for your nbn™ Equipment, and other advice like migrating business services. Download the connect kit below.
The nbn™ connection box shown is designed for use inside the home and business. If your installation requires an external nbn™ connection box your device will differ to the one shown above.
* Services provided over the nbn™ network will be replacing phone and internet services provided over most of the existing landline networks, including copper and the majority of HFC networks within the fixed line footprint. Services provided over existing fibre networks (including in-building, health and education networks) and some special and business services may not be affected. To find out if your services will be affected, please contact your current phone or internet provider. For more information, visit www.nbnco.com.au/switchoff or call 1800 687 626.