Form 477 Resources for Filers
The system is available for the filing due September 3, 2013. Filers of broadband information must continue to use Year 2010 Census tract codes for this filing.
NOTE: The Commission's recent Order in WC Docket No. 11-10, released 6/27/13, does not affect this filing. Timing of implementation of the 2013 Order is discussed at this webpage or in this PDF document.
- Facilities-based providers of broadband
connections to end user locations
of wired or fixed wireless local exchange telephone service
of interconnected Voice over Internet Protocol (interconnected VoIP)
service (note: including both service retailers and service wholesalers)
providers of mobile telephony service
1 and September 1
|Note: Revisions of filings that were due September 1, 2011 or earlier will continue to require Year 2000 Census tract codes for the Part VI broadband information in those filings.
- Obtain an
FCC Registration Number (FRN) and password if you do not have them.
Use the update feature to reset password, if necessary.
- File online
using the required web-based system.
the detailed Instructions
Shots is a blank copy of the filing system (63 pages).
- Tutorial is
an overview of how to complete and file Form 477 (64 pages).
Guide is a more detailed explanation of the filing system that
includes trouble-shooting reminders.
FAQs discusses the most commonly reported filer difficulties.
Tract Information is relevant for broadband providers.