Tuesday, 20 April 2021

Ofcom set to probe BT over broadband charges in remote areas

by Harry Baldock, Total Telecom
Friday 16 October 20

The watchdog plans to investigate whether BT is inflating quotes for rural customers, a claim which BT strenuously denies

Ofcom yesterday launched an investigation into BT over the prices it quoted rural customers to obtain broadband.   In 2018, Ofcom introduced universal service obligation (USO) rules that allowed all UK premises to request a 10 Mbps broadband connection. If the cost is calculated to be lower than &pound…

Ofcom yesterday launched an investigation into BT over the prices it quoted rural customers to obtain broadband.   In 2018, Ofcom introduced universal service obligation (USO) rules that allowed all UK premises to request a 10 Mbps broadband connection. If the cost is calculated to be lower than &pound…

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