High Cost

Tools

Data Tools

Connect America Fund Broadband Map

The Connect America Fund (CAF) Broadband Map displays the locations where providers receiving CAF support have built out mass-market, high-speed Internet service.

Connect America Fund Broadband Map - User Guide

HUBB State Access

This tool provides state commissioners with the deployed location data currently available in the online HUBB Portal.

HUBB State Access Tool - Data Glossary

Certification Search

This search tool can help a carrier discover whether or not their certification has been received by USAC.

Form 481 Program Year 2019 Data (Non-Confidential)

Non-confidential FCC From 481 data filed by carriers participating in the High Cost program

Funding Tools

Funding Disbursement Search

This search tool can be used to search for support disbursed to ETCs.

Detailed Payment Data Search

This search tool can be used to search for support paid to ETCs.

Connect America Cost Model (CACM)

This tool is used to calculate the amount of funding ETCs will receive to support deployment of voice and broadband service networks where a federal subsidy is necessary. Users of previous models must create new accounts.

FCC Operating Expense Limitation Worksheet

Template to determine OpEx limitations for Rate-of-Return carriers.

Notes on FCC OpEx limits

Capital Investment Allowance Results

Capital Investment Allowance Results

Capital Investment Allowance Template

Capital Investment Allowance Template

Notes on CIA Methodology

Second Offer for A-CAM Support with Legacy Transition Payments Second Offer for Carriers that Elected Initial A-CAM Offer with Legacy Transition Payments (12/20/2016)
ACAM and CAF BLS Buildout Requirements Buildout requirements and methodology selection for CAF BLS and funded locations for ACAM
CAF BLS Deployment Method Selection List Buildout Methodology Selection made by All Carriers for CAF Broadband Loop Support