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BSNL has announced the expansion of its Annual Advance Payment Schemes, according to the most recent information.

BSNL introduces Annual Advance Payment Schemes for all telecom services.

The expansion of Annual Advance Payment Schemes for Bharat Fiber (FTTH), DSL Broadband, Air Fiber, BBo Wi-Fi, and Landline services was recently announced by Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL). Except for the Andaman & Nicobar circles, all telecom circles provide annual advance payment schemes to BSNL customers.

Based entirely on the customer’s tariff plan or bundle, BSNL only accepts particular forms of yearly strengthen pricing plans. Customers in the new Bharat Fiber (FTTH) and Bharat Air Fiber (BAF) plans have the option to purchase three hundred and sixty-five days of recurring monthly fees in order to receive thirteen months of service. BSNL customers in all different tariff plans, including the old Bharat Fiber (FTTH), the old/new DSL Broadband, the BBo Wi-Fi (Broadband over Wi-Fi), and the Landline plans, can select any one of the four strengthened price options: 6 months, 366 days, 24 months, or 36 months.

The following was said in an official announcement from BSNL on the extension of Annual Advance Payment Schemes: –

The appropriate authority has now made the following decisions:

A) To provide the following ‘strengthen better price alternative and period of service’ throughout all of the ‘old/new DSL’, old ‘Bharat
Fibre’, BBo Wi-Fi PAN India / Circle Specific Broadband / Landline plans (presently to be had on PAN India or circle
unique basis) in all of the circles (besides the A&N circle):

BSNL Advance Payment Schemes for Bharat Fiber (FTTH), DSL Broadband, BBo Wi-Fi & Landline Customers in all telecom circles
(Applicable to All General & Circle Specific Bharat Fiber, Broadband, BBo Wi-Fi and Landline Customers except Newly Launched Plans)
FMC Payable in AdvanceDuration of Service
5.5 Months FMC 6 Months
10.5 Months FMC 12 Months
20.5 Months FMC 24 Months
30.5 Months FMC36 Months

Note: The Andaman and Nicobar circle’s directions must follow the current situation.

b) To provide the ‘advance yearly payment option and length of service’ over the ‘new Bharat Fibre’, Bharat
Air Fibre’ PAN India Broadband plans (currently available on PAN India or circle specific basis) in all the circles
(Except A&N circle).

All general Bharat Fiber & Broadband Customers, excluding those on newly launched plans, are eligible for the BSNL Advance Payment Scheme for New Bharat Fiber (FTTH) & Bharat Air Fibre (BAF) Customers in all telecom circles.
ServiceFMC Payable in AdvanceDuration of Service
New Bharat Fibre* Plans & Air Fibre Plans12 Months FMC13 Months
  • FTTH Broadband plans called “Fibre Basic,” “Fibre Basic plus,” “Fibre Value,” “Fibre Premium,” and “Fibre Ultra.”

These fees do not include GST. These extended yearly advance payment systems will be put into place starting on July 16, 2021, on a trial basis for 90 days in all circles (apart from the A&N circle), or until October 13, 2021.

The table below lists the annual costs for the New Bharat Fiber (FTTH) and Bharat Air Fibre (BAF) plans, including GST.

New Bharat Fiber (FTTH) Plans’ Annual Payment Scheme from BSNL
PlanFMCFixed Monthly Charges Payable in AdvanceAmount in Rs
(Including GST @ 18%)
Duration of Service
FIBER BASICRs 449/-12 Months FMCRs 6,357.84/-13 Months
FIBER BASIC PLUSRs 599/-12 Months FMCRs 8,481.84/-13 Months
FIBER VALUERs 799/-12 Months FMCRs 11,313.84/-13 Months
FIBER PREMIUMRs 999/-12 Months FMCRs 14,145.84/-13 Months
FIBER ULTRARs 1499/-12 Months FMCRs 21,225.84/-13 Months
New Bharat Air Fiber (BAF) Plans: BSNL’s Annual Payment Scheme
PlanFMCFixed Monthly Charges Payable in AdvanceAmount in Rs
(Including GST @ 18%)
Duration of Service
AIR FIBER BASICRs 499/-12 Months FMCRs 7,065.84/-13 Months
AIR FIBER BASIC PLUSRs 699/-12 Months FMCRs 9,897.84/-13 Months
AIR FIBER VALUERs 899/-12 Months FMCRs 12,729.84/-13 Months
AIR FIBER PREMIUMRs 1199/-12 Months FMCRs 16,977.84/-13 Months

How can I enroll in the BSNL FTTH, DSL, or landline Annual or Advance Payment Scheme?

To avail annual or advance payment scheme, a customer needs to submit his request for advance payment option in nearest BSNL Customer Service Center (BSNL CSC).

What is the BSNL Annual Payment Scheme payment process?

The next phone statement from BSNL will reflect an increase in annual fees. Customers have two options for making payments: online or at a BSNL Cash Counter.

Government employees are eligible for a 10% discount on BSNL’s landline, broadband, and Bharat Fiber (FTTH) services.

Dear readers, we would appreciate hearing your thoughts on the advance payment plans offered by BSNL in the comments section. How many of you have already made the decision to choose the advance payment plan? How worthy are these plans in reality?

What do you think?

Written by Shallu Srivastav

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