Statement: Promoting investment and competition in fibre networks – Wholesale Fixed Telecoms Market Review 2021-26

  • Start: 06 November 2020
  • Status: Closed
  • End: 08 December 2020

Statement published 18 March 2021

This statement sets out Ofcom’s decisions for our regulation of the fixed telecoms markets that underpin broadband, mobile and business connections, for the period from April 2021 to March 2026. These decisions are designed to promote competition and investment in gigabit-capable networks – bringing faster, better broadband to people across the UK.

Update 15 July 2021 – Modification to the SMP conditions

Ofcom has today issued minor Modifications to the SMP conditions (PDF, 260.7 KB), together with a note explaining those modifications (PDF, 113.1 KB).

An unofficial consolidated version of the SMP conditions (PDF, 1.8 MB), which incorporates the modifications published on 31 March 2021 and those of 15 July 2021 has also been published today, for reasons of transparency.

Main documents

Supporting documents

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Responder name Type
[Response to November consultation] BUUK (PDF File, 144.3 KB) Organisation
[Response to November consultation] CityFibre (PDF File, 538.2 KB) Organisation
[Response to November consultation] CityFibre (Annex 1) (MS Excel Document, 111.8 KB) Organisation
[Response to November consultation] Community Fibre (PDF File, 144.2 KB) Organisation
[Response to November consultation] County Broadband (PDF File, 178.9 KB) Organisation
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