Ofcom introduce spectrum leasing


Last week Ofcom published its conclusions from its earlier consultation on simplifying spectrum trading by introducing spectrum leasing. The concept is best explained through a couple of pictures from the Ofcom statement:

Existing spectrum trading:

New spectrum leasing:

The pictures demonstrate how the new proposals will simplify the spectrum market in the UK. Leasing will initially be available only for auctioned and exclusive area defined assignments.

About Rob Bratby

Telecommunications, media and technology lawyer advising companies across Europe and Asia
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