The Universal Service Fund is managed and administered by the NTRC in accordance with Telecommunications (Universal Service Fund) Regulations SRO 21 of 2009.
The Fund supports the establishment of telecommunication networks in unserved and underserved communities, and the provision of telecommunication services to unserved and underserved communities, persons with disabilities, as well as the elderly, indigent persons. Support is also provided for maritime areas.
The goal of the Universal Service Fund is to increase the availability and affordability of telecommunications services, specifically where commercial markets may be unable to deliver those services in a financially viable manner to enable a universal telecommunications sector. The services include the provision of:
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