Insights Ofcom publishes update on timing of the 700 MHz and 3.6-3.8 GHz spectrum auction

Ofcom has published an update on the timing for the start of the principal stage in the 700 MHz and 3.6-3.8 GHz spectrum auction. Ofcom says that, throughout its planning for the auction it has been closely monitoring the coronavirus situation. Following a pause in the auction process, it is now planning for the principal stage of the auction (the start of bidding) to begin in March 2021.

Ofcom says that it will continue to monitor developments. To read the update on Ofcom’s website, click here.