Static IP addresses are IP addresses that do not change, you keep the same Internet IP address every time you connect to the Internet. Static IPs are used to run internet servers, including:
In order for a user to access your server they must know the server IP address, that's where a Static IP is helpful.
For Domain Names (web addresses), they are often set up to point to a Static IP making your website easy to find.
Most Spark broadband plans are eligible for a Static IP. Some plans include a free Static IP, while with other plans there is an additional cost.
It may take up to 2 working days for the Static IP to be added.