No, you do not need an active phone line to get an internet service on the nbn™.
Unlike ADSL, the nbn™ does not require you to have an active landline.
Most ADSL customers only have a phone line so they can have an internet connection.7 Feb 2019
Is NBN through phone line?
With an NBN connection there is no need to keep an active telephone service. NBN broadband plans and bundles can be provided with no need to pay for traditional telephone line rental.The NBN network is being rolled out across the country in a number of different methods. 1. FTTP – Fibre to the Premises.
Do I need a phone line for NBN Telstra?
While a home phone service is not required to access broadband services on the nbn network, all fixed nbn network connections provide the option for a phone service. All of Telstra’s nbn plans come with a phone service. No – our Home Broadband Plans on the nbn network come with an included phone service.
How do I connect my home phone to NBN?
Plug one end of your RJ11 phone cable into the UNI-V 1 port on your NBN™ Connection Box, and then plug the other end into an available phone port on the nearby patch panel. Use another RJ11 phone cable to plug your phone into the corresponding phone port on another patch panel in your home.
Do you have to have a landline phone to have Internet?
You don’t need to sign up for landline phone service just to have internet service via a landline. Most of the major cable and DSL service providers offer internet-only services.22 Sep 2017