The North’s main Internet provider says it will extend the current Internet usage relief measures for another month, pending approval from the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission.
The relief measures remain the same and depend on the type of service in your community.
The table below was taken from a NorthwesTel news release when it first announced the relief measures in March.
|Internet usage relief
|Cable Internet customers
Fort Nelson, BC
Fort Smith, NWT
Norman Wells, NWT
High Level, AB
|All overage fees will be waived in March and April
|Nunavut Satellite DSL customers
|Monthly usage increased by 100% for March and April
|Satellite DSL customers
|Old Crow, YT
Fort Ware, BC
Colville Lake, NWT
Sachs Harbour, NWT
Sambaa K’e, NWT
|Monthly usage increased by 50% for March and April
|Terrestrial DSL customers
|All remaining customers
|100 GB additional monthly usage in March and April.
The changes will automatically be added to customers’ bills.