Fibre connections for the future of our country are Chorus’ priority. Our fibre broadband reaches around 1,900 schools across the country as part of the Rural Broadband Initiative (RBI) rollout.
A small percentage of schools, 1.3%, are in areas of New Zealand that are too remote for fibre. But we have plans to improve broadband services either via wireless or satellite services.
Benefits to rural schools
- Speed: since March 2018, we are able to bring 1G to schools around New Zealand. Ministry of Education (MoE) registered schools on the Chorus network list can be found here.
- Social impact: fibre is opening a world of opportunities in New Zealand classrooms.
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In November 2018 we announced proposed pricing changes to take effect from 1...