Protecting Competition for 35 Years

TEXALTEL is a non-profit trade association representing the interest of competition and competitive telecommunications carriers in Texas. TEXALTEL has been serving as an advocate for the competitive telecommunications industry since our inception in 1983.

TEXALTEL advocacy extends to the Texas Legislature, the Texas Governor's Office, the Public Utility Commission of Texas and meeting with members of Congress and the Federal Communications Commission when pressing federal issues affect the ability of carriers to compete in Texas.

TEXALTEL encourages and supports active participation of its members as well as providing a strong cohesive voice in the industry through the association. Along with policy initiatives, TEXALTEL brings the brightest in the industry to work together and forge a new path for business development and relationships by encouraging business development among its members, which includes a wide array of providers from traditional CLECs to VoIP providers to wholesale network providers.



         11/08/2013 TEXALTEL leads state and regional association response to AT&T's proposed special access contract change.



Business Aids

Summary FCC USF/ICC Order

Do you have reporting questions? TEXALTEL's CLEC Reporting Guide may help.

Do you need help complying with the complex CPNI rules?  TEXALTEL can help, see TEXALTEL's CPNI Guide in the member's resource section

Need Tax Help?  See TEXALTEL's Tax Guide for Texas Carriers

Are you prepared for Hurricane Season and new billing notifications?  See TEXALTEL's Hurricane Compliance Guide