Enable fibre broadband – connecting Christchurch business to the world
As the kaitiaki of Ōtautahi Christchurch’s essential connectivity infrastructure, Enable is committed to ensuring that our community enjoys maximum value from their world-class fibre broadband services.
Enable delivers fibre broadband to more than 147,000 customers across greater Christchurch – including to 14,000 local businesses – and connects Christchurch to a digital world. It supports innovation and reach to more markets for local businesses. It also connects friends and family, supports teaching and learning opportunities, and provides access to essential online services and entertainment.
Beyond delivering its core fibre broadband services, Enable is focused on delivering strong financial returns to our community and adding additional value by addressing community needs; and they do all of this in a truly sustainable way.
In 2021, Enable returned its first dividend ($18 million) to the people of Christchurch as a community-owned asset worth well over $600 million. Enable is focused on eliminating digital inequity for the people of Christchurch and has announced its first major initiative with Ōtautahi Community Housing Trust (ŌCHT) to eliminate digital inequity for ŌCHT housing tenants through a new 10-year partnership.
It also supports our community by introducing exciting new products – such as Hyperfibre – that will becomes the essential connectivity solution in our city in future. To find out more about Hyperfibre at where and when its available visit https://www.enable.net.nz/hyperfibre
They are embracing the opportunity to move to being a net zero emissions business by 2030, driving down direct operations and purchased electricity emissions and expanding their sustainability goals to partners and suppliers to reduce indirect emissions.
Through its partnership with The Chamber, Enable is supporting Canterbury businesses to embrace the digital world through upskilling and events.
To find out more about Enable or order fibre please visit their website: enable.net.nz