Customers of Tele Circuit Network Corp. in AT&T service areas may lose telephone service. Tele Circuit leases facilities from AT&T for the provision of telephone service. AT&T has notified Tele Circuit and the Office of Regulatory Staff (ORS) of potential disconnection of service, effective November 20, 2019.
There are 743 customers of Tele Circuit in South Carolina. ORS understands that each customer has received two notices of the disconnection and have been advised they may find themselves without telephone service if they have not made arrangements for a new provider.
Consumers may contact the ORS Consumer Services Division as listed below:
Consumer Services Division
S.C. Office of Regulatory Staff
1401 Main Street, Suite 900
Columbia, S.C. 29201
803-737-5230 (Columbia, S.C.)
1-800-922-1531 (toll-free complaint/inquiry line within South Carolina)
FAX: (803) 737- 4750
TTY: (803) 737-5175 (TTY in Columbia, S.C.)
1-800-334-2217 (TTY toll-free complaint/inquiry line within South Carolina)
Hours: 8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday (except state holidays)
Customers may also contact the Consumer Services Division by going to the ORS web site at www.ors.sc.gov and using the online consumer complaint/inquiry form.