0
General

Ofcom moves departments to new Warrington office

Tuesday 1 March 2016 | 11:10 CET | News
UK communications regulator Ofcom is opening a new office in Warrington later in 2016, creating around 50 new jobs. It will move two departments to the new Warrington office - its Consumer Contact Team and Spectrum Licensing units. The new office should be open and fully operational from the summer. Ofcom's Consumer Contact Team handles around 70,000 enquiries a year. The Licensing Department processes around 100,000 applications and requests every year.

Thank you for visiting Telecompaper

Sign up below to get access to the rest of this article and all the telecom news you need.

  • Register free and gain access to even more articles from Telecompaper. Register here
  • Subscribe and get unlimited access to Telecompaper’s full coverage, with a customised choice of news, commentary, research and alerts.

Subscriptions

Already registered?



Free Headlines in your E-mail

Every day we send out a free e-mail with the most important headlines of the last 24 hours.

Subscribe now

Categories: General
Countries: United Kingdom
::: add a comment

Add comment

We welcome comments that add value to the discussion. We attempt to block comments that use offensive language or appear to be spam, and our editors frequently review the comments to ensure they are appropriate. If you see a comment that you believe is inappropriate to the discussion, you can bring it to our attention by using the report abuse links. As the comments are written and submitted by visitors of the Telecompaper website, they in no way represent the opinion of Telecompaper.


Related

Ofcom faces major breach of TV company data

Published 11 Mar 2016 15:46 CET | United Kingdom
UK regulator Ofcom is dealing with a mass data breach TV company information, reports The Guardian. The breach came after a ...

Ofcom eyes earlier release of 700MHz band for mobile data

Published 11 Mar 2016 15:40 CET | United Kingdom
UK regulator Ofcom has published a consultation on proposals to bring forward the release of 700 MHz spectrum for mobile data ...

Ofcom consults on Space Spectrum Strategy

Published 01 Mar 2016 21:45 CET | United Kingdom
UK regulator Ofcom has published a consultation on its proposed Space Spectrum Strategy which covers the use of spectrum by the ...

Metronet (UK) responds to Ofcom report

Published 26 Feb 2016 16:41 CET | United Kingdom
Business communications provider Metronet (UK) believes that failing to fully separate Openreach from BT will not resolve the ...

3 UK wants Ofcom to address spectrum distribution imbalance

Published 26 Feb 2016 10:40 CET | United Kingdom
3 UK has responded to Ofcom's Strategic Review of Digital Communications. In a statement, the operator said it was good that ...

CityFibre welcomes Ofcom report recommendations

Published 25 Feb 2016 21:08 CET | United Kingdom
UK fibre infrastructure provider CityFibre has welcomed the recommendations published in Ofcom's Strategic Review. CityFibre said ...

BT, rivals, industry groups respond to Ofcom report

Published 25 Feb 2016 10:54 CET | United Kingdom
BT rivals have responded to the publication of Ofcom's Digital Communications Review. Vodafone said that it welcomed moves to ...

Ofcom to impose greater Openreach independence from BT

Published 25 Feb 2016 08:43 CET | United Kingdom
UK regulator Ofcom has proposed measures aimed at encouraging the spread of alternative fibre networks and reducing the country's ...

Ofcom consults on terrestrial base station use for MSS

Published 22 Feb 2016 20:51 CET | United Kingdom
UK regulator Ofcom has published a consultation on proposals to authorise terrestrial base stations which allow 'direct ...

Ofcom ends Sky wholesale sports channels investigation

Published 17 Feb 2016 15:12 CET | United Kingdom
UK regulator Ofcom has closed an investigation into Sky for alleged abuse of a dominant market position regarding the wholesale ...

Ofcom investigates Vodafone complaints handling

Published 10 Feb 2016 18:23 CET | United Kingdom
UK regulator Ofcom has decided to expand an investigation into how customer complaints are handled by Vodafone, reports The ...

TalkTalk signs up to Ofcom Nuisance Calls MoU

Published 08 Feb 2016 17:48 CET | United Kingdom
TalkTalk has signed up to Ofcom's Nuisance Calls Memorandum of Understanding in the UK. TalkTalk blocks nuisance calls at a ...

Ofcom investigates EE over billing concerns

Published 01 Feb 2016 11:12 CET | United Kingdom
UK regulator Ofcom has opened an investigation into EE's compliance with General Condition 11, which requires communications ...

Ofcom chief says 3-O2 merger threatens competition

Published 01 Feb 2016 10:45 CET | United Kingdom
Sharon White, the head of UK regulator Ofcom, has come out against the proposed takeover of O2 UK by Hutchison, owner of the 3 UK ...