Home page features

Featured content

Report a complaint or an issue

Ofcom may be able to help you complain about or report issues relating to phone and postal services and TV or radio programmes.

Nuisance calls and messages

Fed up receiving nuisance calls and messages? Find out what action you can take to protect yourself.

Ofcom broadband and mobile checker app

Check mobile coverage and find out about broadband speeds and availability in your area.

Broadcast and on-demand bulletins

Read the latest decisions about the broadcast complaints we've received.

Business radio

If you use a radio system for your business then you will need a licence from Ofcom.

BBC regulation

Ofcom will become the BBC's external regulator in April 2017. Read about our work to prepare for these new duties.


Resources for industry

Documents and guidance for people working in the communications industry

Ofcom's research

Keep informed on new technology developments and the impact that they might have on the sectors we regulate


Latest news

Plusnet fined £880,000 for billing former customers

22 March 2017

Plusnet has been fined £880,000 by Ofcom for continuing to bill more than a thousand ex-customers.

Children's Online Content Worksheet

21 March 2017

Ofcom has put together an informative and fun worksheet to help parents and teachers talk to children about staying safe online.

BT's landline-only customers set for cheaper bills

28 February 2017

More than two million people who buy only a landline telephone service from BT would see their monthly bills cut by at least £5 per month, under new Ofcom plans.

EE fined £2.7m for overcharging customers

18 January 2017

EE is fined £2.7m by Ofcom for overcharging tens of thousands of its customers.