National Contribution Fund (NCF)

The National Contribution Fund (NCF) is a mechanism established by the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) to raise funds to support Canadian telecommunications services. The CRTC has directed these funds to the Broadband Fund; created to improve broadband services to underserved communities in Canada.

The NCF Fee found on Execulink invoices is a variable percentage-based fee on eligible services, which is directed to the NCF. The Interim rate for 2021 was 0.44% on contribution eligible revenue. As of June 2022, the fee on your invoice changed to 0.46%.

Contribution Eligible services include:

  • Telecommunication services (Voice, Mobility, LD, etc.)
  • Retail Internet services
  • Texting services