911 Service Charge Rate Increased for Prepaid Wireless in Alabama

Feb 4th, 2019

October 1, 2018, the Alabama Statewide 911 Board adopted a flat rate of $1.86 for the 9-1-1 service charge in Alabama. This rate increase went into effect January 1 of this year.

All sellers making retail sales of prepaid wireless telecommunication services, including but not limited to, the sale of prepaid wireless minutes via phone, card, download, code or any other manner of transaction are affected by this rate increase.

The $1.86 flat rate will be reflected on the January 2019 Prepaid Wireless 9-1-1 Return, which is due February 20, 2019.