Puerto Rico



State broadband website(s):

Puerto Rico Public Service Regulatory Board,  web address: http://jrsp.pr.gov

State broadband contact(s):

Puerto Rico has a strategic plan for broadband, but it does not currently have a comprehensive broadband program.

State broadband coordinator:

Puerto Rico Public Service Regulatory Board,  web address: http://jrsp.pr.gov

Broadband programs:

Puerto Rico has a strategic plan for broadband, but it does not currently have a comprehensive broadband program.

Funding for broadband:

The only dedicated funding source for broadband activities is established in Act 80-2017, 27 Laws of Puerto Rico Annotated ยง 269g, for the subsidizing of high speed Internet access and broadband access to residences and businesses throughout the Island, from the income generated by the lease of governmental dark fiber.

State information is gathered by BroadbandUSA using publically available sources (e.g. state websites). The information is validated by the points-of-contact at each state-level agency(-ies). This information was last updated Summer 2018. The information is reviewed and updated periodically.