Business broadband review: call for evidence

Closed 3 Jun 2016

Opened 13 May 2016


Fibre optic cable (credit: x_tine/CC BY-NC-ND 2.0)

We're seeking your views on how the UK can improve superfast broadband access for businesses.

The review focuses on:  

  • the broadband speeds that businesses will need now and in the future
  • the barriers businesses are facing in accessing the affordable, high speed broadband they need
  • the role of leased lines in the market


We encourage responses from businesses, communications providers and other interested parties.



  • SMEs (small and medium businesses)
  • Large businesses (over 250 staff)
  • Multinational businesses
  • Business journalists
  • Trade bodies
  • Legal representative
  • Medium business (50 to 250 staff)
  • Micro business (up to 9 staff)
  • Small business (10 to 49 staff)


  • Economic growth
  • Starting a business