UK govt consults on project for Consumer Advocate in telecom sector

Monday 22 July 2019 | 16:42 CET | News
The UK government has launched a public consultation on its project to establish an independent Consumer Advocate for the telecom sector, to protect mobile and fixed customers from unfair practices. The department of Digital, Culture, Media & Sport (DCMS) is proposing three options for the creation of this new role. Its preferred choice is to appoint UK charity Citizens Advice, replicating the arrangements in place for the energy and post sectors.

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