Statement published 8 November 2018
This document sets out Ofcom’s decision to make new regulations by statutory instrument (the “Decision”). The new regulations change and extend the existing technical conditions and exemptions from the requirement to obtain a Wireless Telegraphy Act licence for short range wideband data transmission systems and fixed wireless systems.
The regulations implement Ofcom’s decisions in its statement on the review of spectrum used by fixed wireless services (“FWS Statement”) as follows:
a) For short range wideband data transmission systems, the regulations:
b) For fixed wireless systems, the regulations:
The regulations will come into force on 27 November 2018.