Local Telephone Service

Local Rates

  • Residential Base Rate: $15.40* / month
  • Business Base Rate: $26.40* / month

*Monthly rates exclusive of taxes and other governmentally sanctioned fees and charges. Includes: voice grade access to the Public Switched Network, 30 local minutes of local usage, access to Emergency Services (911), and toll limitation services to qualifying low-income customers.

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Clearly Connected Bundles, a simple, easy way to choose services while saving money. By bundling your local service, long distance and high-speed Internet service with Waitsfield and Champlain Valley Telecom, you’ll not only get one low price and one bill, but also the great local service you’ve come to expect and deserve.

Local Measured Service

Local calls are categorized as two types of calls: Those calls that remain within the home exchange and those calls to other local exchanges.

Time Home Exchange Other Local Exchanges
Day (8:00am – 7:59pm, M-F) $0.01 $0.022
Eve (All other times) $0.005 $0.01

Note: The maximum allowable residential monthly charges per line for Mad River Valley customers is $13.00 for local calls to 496/583 exchanges only and $15.00 for all other local exchanges. The maximum allowable monthly charge per line for Champlain Valley customers is $28.00 for residential service. The maximum allowable monthly charge per line for Waitsfield Telecom business customers is $20.00 for local calls to 496/583 exchanges and $42.00 for all other exchanges. The maximum allowable monthly charge per line for Champlain Valley Telecom business customers is $38.00 for single line service and $62.00 for multi-line service.

Calling Features & Services

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Feature / Service Per Month
Anonymous Call Rejecting $2.25
Anonymous Call Screening $2.25
Call Forwarding $1.50
Call Return (*69) $2.25
Call Screening $2.25
Call Transfer $1.50
Call Waiting $2.25
Caller ID Name and Number $5.95
Internet Faxing Service Starting at $1.95
Personal Ringing $2.00
Preferred Call Forwarding (*63) $2.25
Priority Ringing (*61) $2.25
Repeat Dialing (*66) $2.25
Selective Call Screening (*60) $2.25
Special Call Acceptance (*64) $2.25
Telemarketing Call Screening $2.25
Voice Mail (Single Mailbox) $5.95
Wire Maintenance $2.95