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Mobile Phones: Radio Frequencies

Question for Department for Culture, Media and Sport

UIN 58550, tabled on 20 December 2016

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport, whether her Department has made an assessment of the potential effect of a 30 per cent cap on mobile spectrum on (a) competition and (b) prices for consumers.

Answered on

9 January 2017

This is a matter for Ofcom. DCMS has noted Ofcom's competition and consumer assessment, as set out in its successive consultations on the forthcoming auction of 2.3 and 3.4 GHz spectrum.

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