T-Mobile – Connecting Heroes: FREE Unlimited Service for First Responder Agencies

Keeping our First Responder Agencies Connected

T-Mobile is providing first responder agencies with the FREE nationwide 5G access they need, helping these frontline heroes at the most critical times.

T-Mobile is Pledging $7.7B Over the Next 10 Years

We know first responder agencies face tough budget decisions, but they shouldn’t have to decide between critical equipment and wireless services. Connecting Heroes can help. To show our appreciation for first responder agencies who go above and beyond during critical times, we proudly provide 5G access to every first responder who needs it. First responders remain among the highest priority on our network, no matter how much data they need during emergencies or natural disasters.

FREE Unlimited Talk, Text, and Data

5G for Good America’s first and only nationwide 5G network. By combining networks, T-Mobile now has more towers, more engineers, and more bandwidth than ever before—keeping first responders connected in more places than ever before. They’re providing first responder agencies with the FREE nationwide 5G access they need, helping these frontline heroes at the most critical times. GET DETAILS.

T-Mobile Network and Coverage

Combined networks keep first responders connected when it matters most.


How to participate

To participate, first responder agencies must meet certain criteria.

1. Agency types.
Eligible agencies include state or local police & sheriff, fire, and emergency medical services that support one of the following:

  • Cities
  • Counties
  • States
  • Districts or municipalities
  • Tribal

2. Active duty employees.
You must maintain active government duty employees in one of the following:

  • Police, fire, or emergency medical services first responders
  • Public safety or law enforcement command
  • Police, sheriff, fire, or emergency medical services
  • Police or fire chiefs and their staff
  • Police or fire field command
  • Police or fire dispatch
  • 911 call centers

3. Business account.
You must establish a business account in the name of the state or local government agency.


Additional Details About this Plan

Volunteer inclusion. Inclusion of volunteers within Government First Responder rate plans will be at the discretion of the station chief or commander in consultation with T-Mobile.

Special considerations. Exceptions may be made for stations with a predominantly auxiliary/volunteer force and non-profit first responders’ organizations.

Ineligible organizations. Private, for-profit public safety institutions will not be eligible for this program.

Other plan options. Individuals who do not qualify should check out their Magenta First Responder plan.


Get Your Agency Connected