Devon and Somerset

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    • UK Umbrella State Aid Granted by European Commission

      Broadband Delivery UK (the organisation responsible for delivering the £52 million of public funding for the Connecting Devon and Somerset Project) has been granted State Aid* clearance by the European Commission. This allows Broadband Delivery UK (BDUK) to approve local

    • BT Appointed Preferred Bidder for the Connecting Devon and Somerset Programme

      The Connecting Devon and Somerset (CDS) programme has announced that it has appointed BT as preferred bidder for the provision of superfast broadband across Devon and Somerset. The next stage of the project involves undertaking due diligence on the tender

    • Procurement Update

      As part of satisfying State Aid requirements, Connecting Devon and Somerset (CDS) is required to announce the launch of its invitation to tender (ITT) for the selection of its chosen supplier from the recent Framework arrangement set up by BDUK.

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We are providing a platform for residents and businesses to inform us of their interests and preferences in regards to the Connecting Devon and Somerset programme so that we can tailor the information and services we provide.


We have different registration forms depending on whether you are a resident or a business. The forms will inform us whether you wish to:

  • Sign up to our e-newsletter
  • Receive information on events
  • Receive information on the becoming a broadband champion (ambassador if a business) or digital mentor. These are the people who offer advice to residents and businesses at our roadshows, workshops and training events
  • Receive training and mentoring on the benefits that broadband can offer you as an individual or business


The form for residents is found here.


The form for businesses is found here.



These forms are completely new and separate from our long running demand registration survey. You will not gain the benefits listed above if you just fill in the demand registration survey!

The e-newsletter is the same as on our old site. If you wish to receive this but are unsure if you have already subscribed then click the e-newsletter option on the form as our system will work this out. You won’t receive duplicate emails if already signed up!

This is in addition to our events page on our site and will enable you to get information on events as soon as they are added to our site.