Improving mobile coverage

18 December 2018

Access to reliable mobile services has become essential to how people live and work across the UK. As people increasingly use apps and websites to watch video, listen to music and communicate on the move, the amount of mobile data we use has increased around tenfold over the past five years.

Mobile phone networks must keep pace with the needs of people and businesses, providing them with both the network capacity and coverage they need.

Today we have published further steps on how we propose to improve mobile coverage and pave the way for companies to innovate and take advantage of new wireless technologies – including 5G, the next generation of mobile technology.