Public Service Telephone Company

Consumer Notices

To all Customers of Public Service Telephone Company
Telecommunications Services

On October 1, 2010, the Public Service Commission of Georgia designated Public Service Telephone Company the "Eligible Telecommunications Carrier" for its service area for universal service purposes. The goal of universal service is to provide all citizens access to essential telecommunications services.

Public Service Telephone Company provides single party residence (with unlimited local usage) and business service for rates which range from $15.66 to $25.10 for residential customers and $25.50 to $45.60 per month for business customers. This includes access to:

  •     Long distance carriers
  •     Emergency services
  •     Operator services
  •     Directory assistance
  •     Telecommunications Relay Services
  •     Other services designed to persons with disabilities
  •     Toll blocking

Use of these services may result in added charges. In addition, Public Service Telephone Company provides one copy of its annual local directory without charge. Public Service Telephone Company would be pleased to provide you with specific rates for your area upon request.

Public Service Telephone Company currently offers qualified customers Lifeline Service. If you are a Low Income customer, you may qualify for Public Service Telephone's Lifeline Program. This means you may receive a monthly discount for your basic phone charges. This service also includes a discount for line connection charges and free toll blocking for qualifying customers.

Please call Public Service Telephone Company at (478) 847-4111 if you have any questions.