The Michigan Public Service Commission’s statutory responsibilities related to telecommunications services require that some form of regulatory support be available to companies providing telecommunications services and customers using those services. The MPSC’s role is to advocate policies that permit and encourage market competition to govern process and services in markets where competition exists. The MPSC is also has responsibilities for promoting video and cable service competition in the state as set forth in Public Act 480 of 2006.
See MPSC tip sheets to learn more about important utility topics.
Low-income consumers may be eligible for discounted phone and internet service through the Michigan and Federal Lifeline programs.