Our community can now sign up for Skinny Jump at Frankton, Queenstown or Wānaka Libraries.
What is Skinny Jump?
Skinny Jump is a programme designed (funded by the SPARK Foundation) to help more New Zealanders gain access to affordable broadband at home; providing heavily subsidised connectivity to thousands of households at risk of being digitally excluded due to cost.
Jump is a flexible pre-paid service, offering 35GB of data for just $5, a quarter of the price of the cheapest commercial services available. Customers also get a free 15GB each month. All Data is non-rollover.
Skinny jump works off 4G wireless network there’s no fibre or landline connection and no installation cost. No credit references or credit checks are needed.
Wow! Who can get Skinny Jump?
To be eligible for Skinny Jump, people have to fall into one of the following categories.
- Families with Children
- Job Seekers
- People with disabilities
- Refugee and Migrants
- Those in social housing
To find out more please click the Skinny Jump link below to head over to their website, or pop into Frankton, Queenstown or Wānaka Libraries.