Memos, Resources

Memo: Broadband Data Collection

April 6, 2022

Data Specifications for Biannual Submission.

On March 4, 2022, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) released a guide for the Data Specifications for the Biannual Submission of Subscription, Availability, and Supporting Data for the Broadband Data Collection (BDC) Filing.

All facilities-based providers of fixed and mobile broadband internet access service must submit a biannual Broadband Data Collection (BDC) filing as of June 30, pursuant to Section 1.7004 of the FCC’s rules.

Download the full memo for additional information on who must file, others who may also file, and when data must be filed.

VPS Memo – BDC Data Specifications

For more information on BDC or if you would like VPS guidance, please contact:

Steve Gatto, JD at (830) 895-7226

Troy Eilts at (605) 995-1830

Brian Bell, PE at (605) 995-1767