Fibre Broadband FAQs

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Why do I need Fibre Home Broadband?
    Enjoy high speeds of up to 1Gbps for all your surfing needs. With the  increasing availability of high bandwidth applications such as HD video streaming, M1 Fibre Home Broadband will be able to provide you with  just the speed to meet your needs.

  2. Am I eligible to sign up?
    In order to sign up for Fibre Home Broadband, your premises would need to be either: Home Reached or Home Pass and Ready for service according to information provided by NetLink Trust. To check for service availability, call NetLink Trust Hotline at 6563 4273.

  3. I do not have a fibre optic termination point installed at my home yet, what can I do to sign up for M1 High Speed Fibre Broadband?
    If your premise is certified ready for service by NetLink Trust, M1 will be able to help you to arrange for the fibre termination point to be installed by NetLink Trust's contractors when you sign-up for any of the High Speed Fibre Broadband plans.

  4. Are there any monthly bandwidth caps or data usage limitations for M1 Fibre Broadband?
    No, all the plans come with unlimited data usage.

  5. I'm an existing M1 Home Broadband customer. Can I upgrade to the new High Speed Fibre Broadband?
    Existing Home Broadband customers who are not under contract will be able to switch to M1 High Speed Fibre Broadband.

  6. Can my existing wireless router be used for Fibre Broadband?
    Yes, all you need to do is connect your existing wireless router to the optical network terminal (ONT). However, depending on your speed plan and home setup, you might need a higher performance router to enjoy a better experience. M1 offers a range of wireless router which you can purchase at exclusive prices.

  7. How long does it take to activate my High Speed Fibre Broadband?
    It will take approximately 7 working days (subject to availability of dates, for installation or activation of service, provided by third party provider NetLink Trust).

  8. Must I sign up for M1's Fixed Voice service when signing up for the broadband plan?
    You can opt to sign up for the free M1 Fixed Voice service if you like but it is not required. You can enjoy this service simply by using a standard RJ-11 phone cable to plug your home phone into the Optical Network Terminal (ONT), installed by M1 upon sign-up for Fibre Broadband.

  9. I am currently subscribed to M1 Fibre service. Can I continue using it at my new home if it is fibre ready and ready for service?
    Yes, you can call M1’s Customer Service Hotline or walk in to any Customer Service Centre to arrange for a relocation of your fibre service.

  10. Do I need to give M1 an advance notice for relocation of my fibre service?
    Yes, please inform us of your relocation request 2-3 weeks in advance as appointment slots are subject to availability.

  11. Are there any charges for relocation of my fibre service?
    A relocation charge of $59.95 will apply, on top of any installation charges (if applicable) for your new premises.

  12. Does M1 practise any network management activities?
    No, M1 does not practise network management for any of our Fibre plans.
    However, other factors may affect the download speed and delivery of internet traffic. Some of these are:
    • The broadband device/equipment used
    • The load on the local/international websites (the number of other people online & network associated traffic)
    • Your computer network configurations and software you're running, such as Outlook or Internet Explorer
    • Your type of internet connection (wired LAN/ Wireless connection)
    • The number of people your broadband connection is shared with
    • Viruses, spy-wares and file-sharing software
  13. I cannot access the internet. What can I do?
    Perform a power cycle on the Optical Network Terminal (ONT) and router by switching off the power supply and switching it back on after 5 minutes.
    If problem persists, please refer to the  ONT troubleshooting guide.
    For routers and Wi-Fi mesh troubleshooting, please refer to the following support channels:

    Technical Hotline
    +65 6636 9163

    Operating Hours
    Monday to Friday: 0930 – 1730
    Saturday: 0930 – 1230
    Closed on Sunday & Public holiday
    Technical Hotline
    +65 3158 6277

    Live Chat

    Operating Hours
    Support in Mandarin: 9:00 AM to 5:30 PM Mon-Fri
    Support in English: 24/7/365
    Technical Hotline
    +65 6284 0493

    Operating Hours
    Avertek Enterprises Pte Ltd
    25 Kallang Ave #03-03
    Singapore 339416
    Tel: +65 6341 7839

    Operating Hours
    Monday to Friday: 0930 – 1800
    Closed on Saturday, Sunday and Public Holiday
    Digital Hub Pte Ltd
    150 Ubi Avenue 4, #04-01
    Singapore 408825
    Tel: +65 6512 9206

    Operating Hours
    Monday to Friday: 0900 – 1700
    Saturday: 0900 – 1300
    Closed on Sunday and Public Holiday
    Ban Leong Technologies Limited
    150, Ubi Avenue 4, #04-01
    Singapore 408825
    Tel: +65 6512 9250

    Operating Hours
    Monday to Friday: 0900 – 1700
    Saturday: 0900 – 1300
    Closed on Sunday and Public Holiday
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The reclassification is subject to NetLink Trust’s approval and action. The process may take 1 – 3 months to complete.