APPROVED PROJECTS

Connecting communities

SWIFT is leveraging public and private funding to expand broadband infrastructure across Southwestern Ontario. The program is currently overseeing a $209 million broadband expansion plan to bring service to more than 50,000 underserved households and businesses throughout the region by 2024.

To find out if service will be provided in your area, enter your address into our interactive service map.

The projects listed below include those SWIFT projects that have been announced to date:

Click below to learn more about SWIFT’s Request for Proposal (RFP) schedule, including procurement values and closing dates.

RFP Schedule
Total Project ValueTotal Premises PassedTotal Fibre Road Kilometres
$16,317,3925,220242.5
Project
Area
CommunitiesPremises
Passed
Fibre Road
Kilometres
RecipientProject
Value
SWIFT
Contribution
Project
Completion Date
Sauble Beach129324.4Xplornet Communications$2,421,525$770,195May 30, 2022
Lion’s Head64718.2Xplornet Communications$1,577,835$1,065,385May 30, 2022
Formosa2265.6Wightman Telecom$1,070,193$384,030March 31, 2022
Wiarton130726.3Xplornet Communications$2,426,392$1,031,588May 30, 2022
Skipness25222.3GBTEL$1,500,081$913,906December 31, 2022
Neyaashiingmiing31329.6GBTEL$1,284,246$859,180December 31,2022
Langside12849.7HuronTel$1,346,207$908,956March 31, 2022
Total Project ValueTotal Premises PassedTotal Fibre Road Kilometres
$16,853,7653960230.1
Project
Area
CommunitiesPremises
Passed
Fibre Road
Kilometres
RecipientProject
Value
SWIFT
Contribution
Project
Completion Date
Holland Centre105856.6Xplornet Communications$4,209,060$2,602,109June 15, 2022
Allan Park89751.3EH!tel Networks$3,787,389$2,532,314August 31,2021
Dromore100759EH!tel Networks$4,271,476$2,687,020July 31, 2021
Cruickshank37819.9Xplornet Communications$1,621,004$1,086,347April 15, 2022
Leith42224.8Xplornet Communications$1,846,319$1,246,241April 15, 2022
Bognor  643.9GBTEL$176,844$90,130December 31,2022
Hanover13414.6Wightman Telecom$941,672$404,393March 31, 2022
Total Project ValueTotal Premises PassedTotal Fibre Road Kilometres
$19,066,3565,173258.8
Project
Area
CommunitiesPremises
Passed
Fibre Road
Kilometres
RecipientProject
Value
SWIFT
Contribution
Project
Completion Date
Stoney Point94627.1TekSavvy Solutions$3,713,981$1,706,711September 21, 2021
Point Pelee41121.7Cogeco Connexion$1,635,538$784,463June 30, 2022
Mount Carmel1,732101.5Cogeco Connexion$5,701,845$2,559,267October 31, 2022
Lighthouse Cove54024.6TekSavvy Solutions$2,074,628$660,294October 05, 2021
Total Project ValueTotal Premises PassedTotal Fibre Road Kilometres
$9,876,3011,670190.2
Project
Area
CommunitiesPremises
Passed
Fibre Road
Kilometres
RecipientProject
Value
SWIFT
Contribution
Project
Completion Date
Huntingford25512.4Execulink Telecom$719,731$485,961September 30, 2022
Kintore8210.5Execulink Telecom$406,534$274,491June 30, 2022
Verschoyle10716.7Execulink Telecom$614,582$414,965September 30, 2022
Delmer18911.1Execulink Telecom$569,359$384,430September 30, 2022
Salford22717.3Execulink Telecom$834,272$563,299December 31,2022
Brooksdale326106.8Quadro Communications$5,214,563$2,521,442December 30, 2022
Drumbo48415.4Rogers Communications$1,517,260$697,305March 30, 2022
Total Project ValueTotal Premises PassedTotal Fibre Road Kilometres
$6,223,24999376.2
Project
Area
CommunitiesPremises
Passed
Fibre Road
Kilometres
RecipientProject
Value
SWIFT
Contribution
Project
Completion Date
Mount Wolfe37225.8Vianet$1,880,973$958,656December 15, 2021
Albion47134.3Vianet$2,454,985$1,251,207March 31,2022
The Grange15016.1North Frontenac Telephone Company$1,887,292$1,261,877February 28, 2022
Total Project ValueTotal Premises PassedTotal Fibre Road Kilometres
$10,379,6891,663132
Project
Area
CommunitiesPremises
Passed
Fibre Road
Kilometres
RecipientProject
Value
SWIFT
Contribution
Project
Completion Date
Horning’s Mill64954.7Eh!tel Networks$3,948,048$2,385,863December 31,2022
Laurel/Camila46041.7North Frontenac Telephone Company$5,417,973$3,688,524February 28, 2022
Marsville14513.5Cogeco Connexion$866,636$534,173March 31, 2022
Mansfield30117.4Bell Canada$829,111$355,476March 31, 2022
Garafraxa Woods1084.7Rogers Communications$687,804$419,036October 22, 2021
Total Project ValueTotal Premises PassedTotal Fibre Road Kilometres
$11,746,5363,947143.5
Project
Area
CommunitiesPremises
Passed
Fibre Road
Kilometres
RecipientProject
Value
SWIFT
Contribution
Project
Completion Date
Wilsonville to Bloomsburg2,11686.6Rogers Communications$7,669,911$2,873,449August 18, 2021
Long Point92624.5Execulink Telecom$1,952,894$1,272,159February 28, 2021
Turkey Point90532.4Execulink Telecom$2,123,730$1,383,445December 31, 2020
Total Project ValueTotal Premises PassedTotal Fibre Road Kilometres
$17,602,5214,462398
Project
Area
CommunitiesPremises
Passed
Fibre Road
Kilometres
RecipientProject
Value
SWIFT
Contribution
Project
Completion Date
Bosanquet20281.5Execulink Telecom$1,704,535$1,150,899December 31, 2021
Kettle Point1,03235.1Execulink Telecom$2,730,067$1,843,336December 31, 2020
Highland Glen99149.4Execulink Telecom$2,196,379$1,482,991July 18, 2021
St. Clair Township1,70182.5Cogeco Connexion$5,002,264$2,248,732December 31, 2021
Alviston/Enniskillen536149.5Brooke Telecom$5,969,277$3,325,097December 31, 2022
Total Project ValueTotal Premises PassedTotal Fibre Road Kilometres
$12,627,8533,009224.4
Project
Area
CommunitiesPremises
Passed
Fibre Road
Kilometres
RecipientProject
Value
SWIFT
Contribution
Project
Completion Date
Wallenstein to Arthur27564.2North Frontenac Telephone Company$2,032,590$1,311,714December 7, 2020
Ariss to Inverhaugh67434.2Eh!tel Network$2,668,302$1,801,632September 30, 2021
Eden Mills28317.6Cogeco Connexion$957,429$534,690August 31, 2021
Rockwood to Bellwood1,777102.5Cogeco Connexion$7,014,530$4,406,496December 31, 2021
Total Project ValueTotal Premises PassedTotal Fibre Road Kilometres
$629,87110112.6
Project
Area
CommunitiesPremises
Passed
Fibre Road
Kilometres
RecipientProject
Value
SWIFT
Contribution
Project
Completion Date
Delaware First Nation10112.6TekSavvy Solutions$692,871$478,037October 16, 2020