FCC Form 486
Receipt of Service Confirmation Form
The FCC Form 486 Receipt of Service Confirmation Form is used by the Billed
Entity who filed an FCC Form 471 on behalf of an eligible school, school
district, library (outlet/branch, system), or a consortium of those entities.
The Form 486 informs the Fund Administrator, the Schools and Libraries Division
(SLD) of the Universal Service Administrative Company, when the Billed Entity
and/or the eligible entities that it represents is receiving, is scheduled to
receive, or has received service in the relevant Funding Year from the named
Service Provider(s). Receipt by SLD of a properly completed Form 486 triggers
the process for SLD to receive invoices.
The Form 486 must be filed to accomplish the following:
- To authorize the payment of invoices from your Service Provider(s)
- To indicate approval of technology plans (as required)
- To indicate (starting in Funding Year 2001, which begins July 1,
2001) the state of compliance with the Children's Internet Protection Act
(CIPA)(Pub. L. 106-554).
To cancel or reduce a Funding Request or to change the Contract Expiration Date
reported on the Form 471, please file an FCC Form 500, Adjustment to Funding
Commitment and Modification to Receipt of Service Confirmation Form. Please
refer to the Form 500 instructions for more information.