Ofcom accredits Broadband Compared price comparison service

06 December 2018

Ofcom has accredited the Broadband Compared price comparison service, which provides information to help consumers find the right broadband deal for them.

Ofcom only awards accreditation to price comparison services that been rigorously audited to make sure the information they offer is detailed, clear and accurate.

Broadband Compared offers details of available broadband deals, as well as guides, news and broadband tools such as a speed checker.

Lindsey Fussell, director of Ofcom’s consumer group, said: “Price comparison services help people to make informed choices about communications services, and therefore play a crucial role for consumers.

“By accrediting price comparison services that pass a rigorous audit, Ofcom helps consumers to be confident that the information they are receiving is thorough and accurate.”

Mark White, director at UK Web Media, owner of Broadband Compared, said: “It is a pleasure to receive Ofcom accreditation for Broadband Compared.

“We are dedicated to providing customers with practical tools and information to help them interpret and navigate an increasingly complex market with ease. Receiving Ofcom accreditation shows our ongoing commitment to providing a service that champions the needs of our customers first.”

Broadband Compared is the tenth price comparison service to be accredited by Ofcom. For more information on these services, see our dedicated price comparison page.