Superfast Essex

Superfast broadband for Essex

Super Sam returns!

Essex’s broadband superhero, Super Sam is making a return this year to spread the word on Essex County Council’s Superfast Essex programme which is enabling over 144,000 homes and businesses across the county. Super Sam will be visiting communities countywide to remind people what they need to do to access a fibre service when it arrives. Click here to watch Super Sam in action and find out more!

About Superfast Essex

As part of a national programme, we are working to provide broadband speeds of 30Mbps and above to more than 144,000 homes and businesses in Essex. Use our Interactive Map to see if your home or business is covered. Find out when, where and how. Read more about What's happening next to improve broadband.

Boost your business

Superfast broadband can boost businesses' bottom line! Visit the Digital Toolkit for business marketing tips and ideas of how to get the most out of your internet connection and improve your marketing strategy.


We've put together some answers to the questions people ask most. And we'll be adding to these to keep you as informed as possible.

Be happy at home

No more frustration or waiting around at home for the broadband to be free, with better or superfast broadband the whole family can surf to their heart's content.

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