Depending on your requirements and current technology you will need to have the following equipment installed:
For Fibre to the Premise (FTTP)
Premises Connection Device (PCD)
This will installed by the nbn to the outside of your building. You will need to choose a place outside your building that is both accessible and clear of obstructions. Your nbn installer may fit this prior to connection, in preparation for the ‘Ready for Service’ date in your area
Network Termination Device (NTD)
This will be installed inside your building by the nbn. This must be located within 3 metre of a power point and close to where you want your router.
Battery Backup (optional)
The Battery Backup should provide you with a total of approximately 5 hours of backup battery power without mains power under typical circumstances which can be assessed to make calls over a standard non-powered telephone connected to an appropriate service over one of the NTD voice ports in an emergency. Please note that a battery will be installed if you do not specify not to.
The Router may be provided by your supplier.
For Fibre to the Node/Fibre to the Basement (FTTN/FTTB)
You will require a compatible router from your provider to plug your phone and internet into.
To ensure the continuity of your voice service and is provisioned under the same number, your provider should include voice band continuity as part of the order.