Important Steps for Consumers and Companies When Service is Ending

  • You are a consumer and your phone company mailed you a letter informing you that it plans to discontinue your service soon.  What should you do?  Answer
  • You run or represent a phone company that is planning to discontinue domestic telecommunications service.  What must you do to comply with FCC rules? Answer 
  • You are an attorney or a trustee in a bankruptcy case involving a discontinuance of domestic telecommunications service.  What do you need to know? Answer
Domestic Discontinuances

Application Filing Fees:  Please see this link for updated information about filing fees that must accompany each application.

Below are public notices soliciting comment on applications by carriers planning to discontinue domestic telecommunications service.  Consumers and others need information in these public notices to file comments  on a proposed discontinuance.  Any filings for the emergency discontinuance, reduction or impairment of domestic services are also included below.

Visit the International Bureau for discontinuance of international service.

2022

8/4/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): Hargray of Georgia LLC

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-823 Docket No. 22-296 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1797

8/1/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): X2Comm, Inc. d/b/a DC Communications, X2Comm, Inc. d/b/a DC Communications and U.S. TelePacific Corp., DSCI, LLC, and TPx Communications Co.

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-810 Docket Nos. 22-199, 22-200 and 22-259 Comp. Pol. File Nos. 1787, 1788 and 1794

7/22/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): Mitel Cloud Services, Inc. (Mitel)

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-793 Docket No. 22-177 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1781

7/6/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): NEC Cloud Communications America, Inc.

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-717 Docket No. 22-228 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1791

7/1/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): U.S. TelePacific Corp. and TPx Communications Co.

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-709 Docket No. 22-201 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1789

6/30/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): MCImetro Access Transmission Services LLC and Everglades Technologies, LLC

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-697 Docket No. 22-190 and 22-241 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1783 and 1792

6/2/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): TDS Metrocom, LLC

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-597 Docket No. 22-189 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1782

6/1/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): Network Service Billing, Inc. (NSBI)

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-596 Docket No. 22-169 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1779

5/31/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications And/Or Interconnected VOIP Services

Applicant(s): Fusion Cloud Services, LLC and Fusion Telecom of Texas Ltd., L.L.P., U.S. TelePacific Corp., DSCI, LLC, and TPx Communications Co. and Electric Lightwave, LLC d/b/a Allstream

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-593 Docket No. 22-192, 22-193 and 22-218 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1785, 1786 and 1790

5/24/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications And/Or Interconnected VOIP Services

Applicant(s): Jaguar Communications, Inc. d/b/a MetroNet

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-577 Docket No. 22-158 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1777

5/17/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): Level 3 Telecom of North Carolina, L.P., a Lumen company and Level 3 Telecom of Texas, LLC

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-544 Docket No. 22-157 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1773, 1776

5/10/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): Spectrum Advanced Services, LLC (Spectrum)

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-515 and 22-157 Docket No. 22-544 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1775

5/6/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): Fusion Cloud Services, LLC and Electric Lightwave, LLC d/b/a Allstream

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-505 Docket No. 22-140 and 22-191 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1774 and 1778

4/29/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): Windstream NuVox, LLC, a subsidiary of Windstream Services, LLC, Fusion Cloud Services, LLC (Fusion), and Communications Network Billing, Inc (CNBI)

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-473 Docket No. 21-81, 22-168, 22-170. Comp Pol. File Nos. 1765, 1778, 1780.

4/1/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): Mid-Rivers Telephone Cooperative, Inc.

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-354 Docket No. 22-105. Comp Pol. File Nos. 1770

3/31/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): U.S. TelePacific Corp. and DSCI, LLC

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-345 Docket No. 22-57. Comp Pol. File Nos. 1760

3/18/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): Telepak Networks, Inc. (TNI)

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-296 Docket No. 22-65. Comp Pol. File Nos. 1762

3/15/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): Fusion Cloud Services, LLC, Fusion Communications, LLC and FusionTelecom of Texas, Ltd., L.L.P.

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-263 Docket No. 22-79. Comp Pol. File Nos. 1763

3/8/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): Frontier Communications Holdings, LLC and its subsidiaries8 (Frontier)

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-237 Docket No. 22-106. Comp Pol. File Nos. 1771

3/4/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): TDS Broadband Service, LLC (TDS)

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-230 Docket No. 22-50. Comp Pol. File Nos. 1758

3/1/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): U.S. TelePacific Corp. and DSCI, LLC

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-207 Docket No. 21-51. Comp Pol. File Nos. 1759

2/28/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): Broadview Networks, Inc., a subsidiary of Windstream Services, LLC,, PAETEC Communications, LLC, a subsidiary of Windstream Services, LLC, Windstream New Edge, LLC, a subsidiary of Windstream Services, LLC and Business Telecom, LLC, DeltaCom, LLC, and Windstream New Edge, LLC., subsidiaries of Windstream Services, LLC

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-205 Docket No. 22-47, 22-80, 22-82 and 22-85. Comp Pol. File Nos. 1755, 1764, 1766 and 1769

2/28/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): XO Communications Services, LLC and XO Virginia, LLC (XO)

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-204 Docket No. 21-162 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1683

2/25/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): American Telephone Company, LLC et al. and Choice One Communications of Ohio, Inc., DeltaCom, LLC, Windstream New Edge, LLC and Windstream Norlight, LLC, subsidiaries of Windstream Services, LLC

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-196 Docket No. 22-84 and 22-84 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1767 and1768

2/18/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications And/Or Interconnected VOIP Services

Applicant(s): Fusion, LLC

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-174 Docket No. 22-32 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1754

2/10/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): Level 3 Telecom, a Lumen Company (Level 3) and U.S. TelePacific Corp., DSCI, LLC, and TPx Communications Co

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-140 Docket No. 22-48 and 22-49 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1756 and1757

2/4/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): AT&T Services, Inc., on behalf of its affiliate, Southwestern Bell Telephone Company, d/b/a AT&T Oklahoma (AT&T) and roadview Networks, Inc., et al.

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-110 Docket No. 21-451 and 22-27 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1736 and1751

1/28/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: : Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications Services

Applicant(s): MCImetro Access Transmission Services LLC and MCImetro Access Transmission Services of Virginia, Inc. (Verizon Business)

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-97 Docket No. 22-12 Comp Pol. File No. 1750

1/21/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: Comments Invited On Section 214 Application(s) To Discontinue Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Telecommunications And/Or Interconnected VOIP Services

Applicant(s): TDS Broadband Service, LLC and TDS Broadband Service, LLC

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-78 Docket No. 22-9 and 22-10 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1747 and 1748

1/11/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Discontinuance Application Filed

Applicant(s): TDS Metrocom, LLC, TPx Communications Co., U.S. TelePacific Corp. d/b/a TPx, DSCI, LLC d/b/a TPx

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-30 Docket No. 22-5, 22-6, 22-7 and 22-8 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1743, 1744, 1745, 1746

1/3/2022

PUBLIC NOTICE: Domestic Non-Dominant Carrier Discontinuance Application Filed

Applicant(s): Hargray of Florida, Inc.

Word | Acrobat | DA No. 22-3 Docket No. 21-447 Comp Pol. File Nos. 1734

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