Under proposals for consultation, the wholesale cost of switching a customer from one superfast broadband supplier to another would fall by up to 80%. In addition, the minimum length of the wholesale contract between BT and the switched customer’s new supplier would be reduced from a year to just one month.The consultation on the Fixed Access Market Reviews closes on 25 September 2013.
The measures form part of Ofcom’s Fixed Access Market Reviews, a wide-ranging consultation on the wholesale telecoms markets used by a range of companies to offer telephone and broadband services to UK consumers.
Saturday, July 6, 2013
UK - Regulator consulting on cutting the cost of a customer switching broadband suppliers and
Ofcom has proposed and has launched a consultation on measures to promote competition among superfast broadband providers: