SSE Unlimited Fibre Broadband with Line Rental

Averages 35Mb download speed

Special offer: 18 months reduced fixed price + 60-Day Happiness Guarantee + no activation fee!
Add Evening & Weekend calls for an extra £4 a month, Anytime calls for £8 month, or Anytime Plus for £12 a month!

Speed Usage Contract Setup 1st Year Cost

£22.00 for the first 18 months

£33.00 thereafter

unlimited 18
Free £264


  • No setup costs
    No activation, equipment or delivery charges (there may also be an upfront charge for your phoneline*)

  • Averages 35Mb download speed
    Averages 9Mb upload speed
    Your provider should give speed estimates before you sign up
    Average Speed is the speed achieved by 50% of customers on the same product during peak hours of 8pm to 10pm

  • £264.00 first year cost

  • Unlimited download/upload allowance

  • Minimum contract 18 months
    SSE guarantee no price hikes during your 18 month contract term, you should be notified of any price rises after this point

  • Telephone line must be switched to SSE, line rental included in the monthly cost

  • 60-Day Happiness Guarantee, if you're not happy with the SSE service you can leave penalty-free within the first 60 days.

  • AC-Rated Wireless Router, the SSE TG589vac v2 is a high-performance router with a strong signal, security and transfer speeds. The router uses both 2.4GHz and 5GHz frequency bands steeled together for optimal performance

  • Only pay for the calls you use

  • UK-based support online and over the phone

  • Internet security suite includes antivirus, firewall and parental controls to restrict internet access to minors. After the 18 month initial term, the subscription price is £2 per month (may be cancelled at any time)

  • Peer to peer and similar traffic may be limited during peak times to ensure priority is given to other traffic and not slow down other customers.

* Customers taking out phone & broadband with SSE may be charged an upfront cost for their phone line. If customers don't have a phone line they will need to pay a 'New line provision' charge of £60.

Only pay for the calls you use Call Plan

23p setup fee applies to all non-inclusive calls. A 15p-28p/minute access charge applies to all non-inclusive 084, 087, 09 and 118 numbers. The organisation you are calling may also apply a service charge, you should be informed off this before you call.

Period Local Calls National Calls Mobile Calls 0845 Calls 0870 Calls Freephone Calls
Standard rates 15p/min 15p/min 18p/min 15p/min 15p/min Free

About SSE

  • Low priced phone and broadband services
  • Zero price hikes during the 18 month contract
  • Happiness guarantee - cancel without penalty in the first 60 days
  • Available outside of most providers' low cost areas
  • Same low prices wherever you live
  • No upfront costs in most cases

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Please note, customers taking out phone & broadband with SSE may be charged an upfront cost for their phone line. If customers don't have a phone line they will need to pay a 'New line provision' charge of £60. If customers need a 'LLU line conversion' to take SSE's phone and broadband service there will be a charge of £36.91.

Reasons to choose SSE

  • Affordable - among the cheapest providers in the UK
  • Phone bundles - choose from a range of call plans, or just pay for what you use
  • High end router - all broadband users get a free Technicolor DWA0120 router with fast performance, strong signal and parental controls
  • Fixed price - SSE guarantees zero price hikes during the 18 month contract term
  • Happiness guarantee - you can cancel your SSE deal within 60 days without penalty if you aren't happy with it
  • No upfront costs - SSE broadband comes without any activation or shipping costs (as long as you've got an LLU phone line installed)
  • 18 months fixed price plans - only changes to VAT or a similar taxes can increase it

Possible downsides

  • No short contracts - all packages are on an 18 month contract
  • Limited extras - the free router and security suite are among a handful of free extras
  • Budget provider - may prioritise low price over other considerations

SSE details last checked on 2019-11-26