To become a certified retailer for the
Converter Box Coupon Program, interested
retailers must comply with regulations described
in §301.6 of the Final Rule. Working with its retail
partners, NTIA intends to administer an effective and
efficient coupon program, resulting in high customer
Retailer questions should be directed to:
DTV Converter Box Coupon Program
U.S. Department of Commerce
National Telecommunications and
Phone Number: 1-866-296-1107
Web Site: www.ntiadtv.com
Certified retailers will agree to redeem valid coupons toward the purchase of
coupon-eligible converter boxes. Certified retailers also will agree to:
Have systems in place capable of processing coupons electronically for redemption and
payment, tracking every transaction and providing reports to NTIA.
Train employees on the purpose and operation of the coupon program with NTIA-provided
Use commercially reasonable methods to order and manage inventory.
Assist NTIA in minimizing incidents of waste, fraud, and abuse, including reporting suspicious patterns of
customer behavior. Retailers are not responsible, however, for verifying household eligibility.
Retailers wishing to participate in the coupon program must apply
for certification by contacting NTIA between June 1, 2007 an