Charge & rate


CHARGES & RATES OF DIFFERENT SERVICES

New Telephone Connection Charge Inland (local/ nationwide) Phone ISD Phone-PSTN
ISD Phone-Cellular Dial-up (regular/ premium) Internet BCube (ADSL broadband) Internet
Data Connectivity: VPN through ADSL Triple Play Service through Fiber IIG/ISP/ITC/NIX*
LLI(Internet)/P2P(L2/L3)
& VPN Bandwidth*
Optical Fibre Local Loop* Co-Location
Backhaul Charge BLink
(DDN-Digital Data Network/ WAN)
Submarine Cable IP Bandwidth
(Leased Internet)
.BD & .বাংলা Domain VAS (Value Added Services) Virtual Telephone
IP Address Archive of older rates

*Effective from September 01, 2015


New Telephone Connection Charge

Sl Area Connection Charge Security Deposit Total
1 Dhaka Multi-Exchange+ Narayanganj proper + Gazipur proper Tk 1000 Tk 1000 Tk 2000
2 Chittagong Multi-Exchange Tk 500 Tk 500 Tk 1000
3 Other Districts, Zilla, Upazilla* and Growth Centres Tk 300 Tk 300 Tk 600

Subscribers will have to buy Telephone Set (Caller ID Digital).
However, Optional telephone set (Alaponi-21, model-8112) is available at price Tk 1200/=. (Ref: RS 2-5/(part-3)40, Date: 29/07/2012)
For Govt. Service Telephone Connections, BTCL will provide Telephone set (available model).
Please apply to BTCL Divisional Engineer (DE)’s Office in your area in prescribed form for new connection, name and address change or correction etc.
For telephone shifting, please apply to Divisional Engineer’s office in your new address area attaching your original demand note and Bill Clearance Certificate (obtainable from revenue office).
For premium dial-up internet, you need a dial-up internal or external modem with your computer and a telephone line. No need to apply. Just make a dialer icon to dial 0101234 with user ID: btcl and password: btcl. This service is available throughout the country. Charge is 15 paisa/minute, which will be added to telephone bill.
For BCube (ADSL) broadband internet, you need a telephone line and an ADSL modem. You may apply to DE or call our outsourcing partners Emem Systems Ltd/ SSL/ Sisview. Visit BCube website: www.bcube.net.bd . Speed available is from 128 kbps to 2Mbps. BCube service is available in few districts only. For speed above 3Mbps, you need to apply for optical fiber lease line.
Value Added Services may not be available in all exchanges. Please check with local DE office.
Bill payment status and duplicate copies are available on website. Please see 'bill' page on our website.
Call details is not provided on website, but may be available at some exchanges upon request..

EISD (Economy InternationalSubscribers Dialing)

EISD (Economy ISD) call rate no longer exists but 56 countries can be accessed through 012 (from BTCL NWD phone) including India.
012 dialing is no more usable from cellular phone. [Ref: BTRC Circular]

Inland (local/ nationwide) Phone

ISD Phone-PSTN


ISD Phone-Cellular


Dial-up (regular/ premium) Internet


BCube (ADSL broadband) Internet


Data Connectivity: VPN through ADSL


Triple Play Service through Fiber


New Charges / Rates For IIG/ISP/ITC/NIX/LLI(Internet)/P2P(L2/L3) VPN Bandwidth, Optical Fibre Local Loop[effective from 01 Sept. 2015, DDN/Copper Leased Line, Dial-up Internet, .bd DomainRegistration,Web Hosting, DNS Hosting, Co-Location Rent/Charge


Backhaul Charge


BLink (DDN-Digital Data Network/ WAN)


Submarine Cable IP Bandwidth (Leased Internet)


Country Level Domain Registration (.bd)


VAS (Value Added Services)


Virtual Telephone


IP Address


archive of older rates

Telephone Call Charge for Local/ Nation Wide Dialing (NWD) [Effective from 26-10-2012]

[Reference: BTCL/Company Secretary/Resolutiion/2011-12 Dated: 17-10-2012 & R/S:2-2/75 Part-4/8 Dated: 30-10-2012]

[15% VAT will be added to all bills]

Effective from: 01 July 2009 26 October 2012
BTCL to BTCL (Local/ Nationwide) Tk. 0.30 /min 8AM-8PM: Tk. 0.30 /min, 8PM-8AM: Tk. 0.10 /min
BTCL to other Landphone (PSTN)/ Cellphone Tk. 0.65 /min Tk. 0.80 /min
Monthly Line Rent Multi-Exchange Tk. 80 (Dhaka) Tk. 160 (Dhaka, Chittagong, Khulna)
Zilla Sadar Tk. 70 Tk. 120
Upazilla & Growth Centre Tk. 50 Tk. 80
Monthly Free Call (BTCL to BTCL) 50 unit 0

Dial-up Internet

(15% VAT to be added)
Type Description Access Code Rate
(Ref: BTCL/RS:5-9/2006/part-1 Dated: 17Apr2013, Effective from 01 Apr 2013)
Rate
(Ref: BTCL/RS-1-1/2009(part-1)/11, Dated: 23Mar2014, Effective from 01 Apr 2014)
Regular Apply to local DE or DE (TP/Telex), Mogbazar for free account and Email address (@btcl.net.bd). Bill is sent to home and also by Email. Registration Charge-Nil, Dialing Charge-Nil. Account will be deleted if not used for 3 months. 0101111 or 0101112 Tk. 0.10 /min Discontinued
Unlimited Apply to local DE or DE (TP/Telex), Mogbazar for free account and Email address (@btcl.net.bd). Bill is sent to home and also by Email. Registration Charge-Nil, Dialing Charge-Nil. Account will be deleted if not used for 3 months. 0101111 or 0101112 Tk 250 /month Tk 250 /month
Click2Net
(Premium)
No need to apply. No Email address is provided. Just dial access code to connect. User ID: btcl, Password: btcl. Bill is included in telephone bill. Registration Carge-Nil, Dialing Charge-Nil. 0101234 Tk 0.15 /min Tk 0.10 /min

Bcube (ADSL Internet through copper wire telephone line)

(Apporved by BTCL letter no. ১৪.৩৩.০০০০.০৭০.০২.০০৯.১৫/৮৭  dated 17/02/2016 and effictive from 21st feb 2016.)

SL Package Name Bandwidth Data Limit Monthly Charge (BDT)
1 Bcube Infinity 256 256Kbps No Data Limit 300
2 Bcube Infinity 512 512Kbps No Data Limit 500
3 Bcube Infinity 1000 1000Kbps No Data Limit 700
4 Bcube Infinity 1500 1500Kbps No Data Limit 1000
** 15% Vat applicable to all charges

(K=Kilo=1024, M=Mega=1024K, G=Giga=1024M, bps=bit per second, B=Byte=8 bit)
15% Vat applicable to all charges/ total bill
Registration Charge: Tk 100
Setup & Configuration at BTCL end: Tk 300
Upgrade Charge: Nil, Downgrade Charge: Tk 150, Shifting Charge: Tk 150
Subscribers have to purchase ADSL modem with splitter and router from market (available at Tk 2000-8000)
or from Outsourcing Partners
See BCube website for coverage area and other details: http://www.btcl.com.bd/service/bcube.htm
ADSL users may find some useful discussions and tips on this BTCL blog: http://duralaponi.wordpress.com/


Data Connectivity: VPN through ADSL (Approved by BTRC/SS/MoPT(Tariff)Part-2/2011-322, Dated: 21Dec2011)

(BTCL local order No. R/S:5-9/2006(part-1), Dated: 02Jan2012)
[effective from: 01Jan2012]


Speed Upto 50 Km Above 50 Km
Point to Point Point to Multi-point Additional Charge
128 Kbps Tk 900 Tk 600 Tk 2/Km
256 Kbps Tk 1400 Tk 800 Tk 3/Km
512 Kbps Tk 2000 Tk 1400 Tk 4/Km
1 Mbps Tk 3200 Tk 2000 Tk 5/Km
Note: Multi-point connectivity: subject to one fiber connectivity at customer Head Office from BTCL

Example :(1) Monthly Charge for 1 Mbps Point to point connectivity at 80 Km distance :
Tk 3200 + (80-50)*5 = Tk 3350
(2) Monthly Charge for 1 Mbps point to Multi-point connectivity at 80 Km distance :
For 5 points= 5* Tk 2000 +5* (80-50)*5 = Tk 10750

VPN connection charge for each point : Tk 1500
Shifting charge for each point : Tk 500
Upgrade/Downgrade charege : Nil
End Equipment (Modem, PC etc.) : Subscriber will purchase
15% VAT to be added

 

Triple Play Rate: GPON (Gigabit Passive Optical Network) based service through Fiber as last mile

Ref: Order No. BTCL/RS:2-5/2014/11, Date: 12 Oct 2014 (Effective from 01 Oct 2014)

Connection Charge Tk 2000/= per ONT or per port of MDU
Testing & Configuration Tk 500/= per ONT or per port of MDU
FTTH (Fiber To The Home) ONT (Optical Network Terminal) Tk 4300/=
ONT with Battery and Charger for backup power Tk 5900/=
FTTB (Fiber To The Building) MDU (Multiple Dwelling Unit), 24 Port Tk 4200/= per port
MDU with UPS for backup power Tk 5700/= per port
Internet (Unlimited)
[no 'Fair Usage Policy]
1 MBPS Tk 1000/= per month
2 Mbps Tk 1500/= per month
4 Mbps Tk 2800/= per month
Voice: Telephone
[Regular Telephone call-rate applies]
Line Rent Tk 160/= per month
IPTV, VoD, Games etc Service not yet ready Rate to be decided

Notes:
ONT/ MDU devices has ports for Telephone and Internet.
ONT is for single home user, MDU is for 16 or 24 users in an apartment building or office complex.
Local Area Network/ Wi-Fi Network in a house or apartment building or office complex is customers responsibility.
15% VAT to be added to all charges.
Apply to Divisional Engineer (Manpower), Mirpur, Dhaka on prescribed form for connectivity in Mirpur DOHS area, Dhaka.
Form is available online in 'form' item on left menu of this website.
Other areas will be covered later.
Contact: SDE, BTCL, Mirpur DOHS, Dhaka, Phone: 58070000 E-mail: sdepmpmir@gmail.com

Co-Location Service

SERVICE TYPE MONTHLY RENT
A. Room Space (Only for existing customers)
i) Charges for floor space (without Air cooler) in the designated co- location center Tk. 500/sq.ft
ii) Charges for floor space (with Air cooler) in the designated co-location center Tk. 800/sq.ft
B. Rack Space in Rack (600mm*300mm)
Quarter Rack Tk. 2000
Half Rack Tk. 3000
Space for full Rack Tk. 5000
C. Rack Space in Rack(600mm*600mm)
Quarter Rack Tk. 3500
Half Rack Tk. 5000
Space for full Rack Tk. 8000
D. Rack Space in Rack(600mm*800mm)
Quarter Rack Tk. 4000
Half Rack Tk. 7000
Space for full Rack Tk. 12000
E. Rack Space in Rack (600mm*1000mm)
Quarter Rack Tk. 5000
Half Rack Tk. 8000
Space for full Rack Tk. 14000
F. POWER
AC Power with Generator back-up Tk.30/Unit
DC Power with back–up Tk.2500/Amp
G. Optical Fiber charges inside the exchange compound with ports and connectors in patch panel (ODF) at both ends Tk. 800/Core
H. Media Converter co-location charge (Including Power) Tk. 1500/each

Notes:
Ref: BTCL Head Office Circular No. R/S-1-1/2009(Section-1)/12, Date: 30.03.2014, applicable from 01.04.2014

Submarine Cable Duplex IP Bandwidth (Leased Internet Access)

Reference: (1) BTRC/SS/MOPT-4 (299)/2010-187 Date: 28-07-2011 (2) BTCL Notification No. R/S: 5-9/2006 (Part-1) Date: 14-08-2011 (Effective from 01 Aug 2011)
(3) BTRC/SS/MoPT-4(299)(2010-279 Date: 29-08-2012 (4) BTCL Notification No. R/S:5-9/2006(Part-2)/43 Date: 19-09-2012 (Effective from 01 September 2012)
(5) BTCL/RS:5-9/2006/part-1 Dated: 17Apr2013, Minutes: BTCL/RS:5-9/2006/part-1/110 Dated: 03Apr2013 (Effective from 01 Apr2013)

(6) Minutes: BTCL/RS:1-1/2009 (part-1)/11, Dated: 23 Mar 2014 (Effective from 01 Apr 2014)

Service Charge
Previous Rates Rental for leased internet access through submarine cable (Ref:1,2), Effective from 01 Aug 2011 Tk. 10,000 /Month/Mbps
Rental for leased internet access through submarine cable (Ref:3,4), Effective from 01 Sep 2012
Registration: Tk 5000, Testing & Installation: Tk 5000, Degradation: Tk 5000, Upgradation: Nil
Tk. 8,000 /Month/Mbps
Rental for leased internet access through submarine cable (Ref:5), Effective from 01 Apr 2013
Registration, Testing & Installation: Tk 5000, Degradation: Tk 5000, Upgradation: Nil

Discount: 1-50 Mbps:Nil, 51-200 Mbps: 15%, 201-500 Mbps:25%, 501-any Mbps: 35%
Special Offer- free ports from POPs: 4Gbps user will get 10 ports, 2Gbps user will get 5 ports
,
1Gbps user will get 3 ports from available POPs at any places. Charge for extra port is Tk 5000/month.
Other Discounts: Govt Educational Institute & Public Universities: 25%
Private or Military Educational, Training & Research Institute, Govt/Semi-Govt/Autonomous Offices : 5%
(Any one discount will apply)
Tk 4,800 /Month/Mbps
Present Rate Rental for leased internet access through submarine cable (Ref:6), Effective from 01 Apr 2014
Registration, Testing & Installation: Tk 5000, Degradation: Tk 5000, Upgradation: Nil
Discounts available for Govt, Semi-Govt,Educational, ISP etc and for bulk users over 50 Mbps.

Tk 2,800 /Month/Mbps

 

.BD Domain Tariff

Effective from: 01 January, 2017

SL No. Category & Description Amount (BDT)
1 Category 1 (General): THIRD LEVEL DOMAIN
Example- hqdpm.com.bd, hqdpm.net.bd (Excluding Domains of Category 4)
800/year
2 Category 2 (Premium): TWO LETTER DOMAIN NAMES
Example- ge.com.bd, ge.org.bd
25000/year
3 Category 4 (Premium): THREE LETTER DOMAIN NAMES
Example- amt.com.bd, amt.org.bd
15000/year
4 Category 5 (Premium): Any string as Domain Name. Available only for-
Government, Semi Government, Autonomous Entity & Bangladesh Armed Forces
800/year
5 Yearly Renewal Fee Same as subscriptions charge of individual Category
6 Ownership Change Fee 1500
7 Renewal late fee within 30 days after expiration 500
8 Renewal late fee from 31st to 90th day after expiration 1000
20% discount will be applicable for subscription or renewal of 5(five) years.
30% discount will be applicable for subscription or renewal of 10(ten) years.
Domain should be renewed before the last day of expiry of the subscription period of the domain name. Otherwise domain name will be suspended & will be kept suspended (Parked) for 90 days. If payment is still not received within this 90 days suspension period, the domain name will be deleted and made available to the public.
Government approved 15% VAT is applicable.

.বাংলা ডোমেইন ট্যারিফ

কার্যকর তারিখ: ১৬ ডিসেম্বর, ২০১৬

ক্রমিক নং বর্ণনা বার্ষিক চার্জ (টাকা)
বাংলা ভাষার ডোমেইন নেম। উদাহরনঃ বিটিসিএল.বাংলা ৫০০
বিশেষ (Reserved) শব্দের ডোমেইন নেম ১০০০০
ডোমেইন নবায়নকরণ সাবস্ক্রিপশন চার্জের সমপরিমান
মালিকানা পরিবর্তন ১৫০০
মেয়াদ শেষ হওয়ার পর ৩০ দিনের মধ্যে নবায়নের জন্য জরিমানা ৫০০
মেয়াদ শেষ হওয়ার পর ৩১ থেকে ৯০ দিনের মধ্যে নবায়নের জন্য জরিমানা ১০০০
মেয়াদ শেষ হয়ে গেলে এবং নবায়ন না করলে ডোমেইন স্থগিত করা হবে।
পরবর্তী ৯০ দিনের মধ্যে জরিমানাসহ চার্জ পরিশোধ না করা হলে ডোমেইনটি সিস্টেম থেকে মুছে ফেলা হবে এবং নতুন রেজিস্ট্রেশনের জন্য উন্মুক্ত করে দেয়া হবে।
এককালীন পরিশোধের ক্ষেত্রে ৫(পাঁচ) বছরের সবস্ক্রিপশন কিংবা নবায়ন-এর জন্য ২০% ডিসকাউন্ট প্রযোজ্য হবে।
এককালীন পরিশোধের ক্ষেত্রে ১০(দশ) বছরের সবস্ক্রিপশন কিংবা নবায়ন-এর জন্য ৩০% ডিসকাউন্ট প্রযোজ্য হবে।
সরকার নির্ধারিত ১৫% ভ্যাট প্রযোজ্য।

 

Value Added Service

(Not available in all Exchanges)

Service Charge
Hotline Tk. 200 /Month
Conferencing Tk. 100 /Month
Call Forwarding Tk. 50 /Month
Call History (Call details) Tk. 50 /Month
Call to Busy Subscribers Tk. 50 /Month
Wake Up Alarm Tk. 50 /Month
Don't Disturb Message Tk. 30 /Month
Absence Message Tk. 20 /Month
Call Waiting Tk. 20 /Month
Abbreviated Dialing Tk. 20 /Month

 

Virtual Telephone (Software based)

Ref: BTCL/RS No. 14.33.0000.070.002.004.14 Date: 30 Nov 2014


Number of Telephone Lines Connection Charge Line Rent
1-10 Tk 2000 /Line Tk 160 /Line
11-100 Tk 1000 /Line Tk 160 /Line
101- any Tk 1000 /Line Tk 80 /Line

Note: Optical Fiber rent- Nil, Security Deposit- Nil
Line rent will be changed accordingly if regular telephone linerent is changed.

 

Real IP (Internet Protocol) Address

Number of IP Address Rate
4 Tk 3200 /year
Additional each Tk 200 /year
Note: Sub-Block of 4 IPs available.
Apply to DE (TP/Telex), BTCL, Mogbazar on prescribed form. Phone: 8361699 Email: detelex@btcl.net.bd