ComReg publishes its Strategy Statement for Electronic Communications for 2017 to 2019

The Commission for Communications Regulation (ComReg) today published its Strategy Statement for Electronic Communications – ComReg 17/31 – for the period 2017 to 2019. The …

ComReg’s intention to further consult on the Wholesale High Quality Access Market

In August 2016, ComReg published its consultation on its market analysis of the Wholesale High Quality Access (‘WHQA’) markets (‘WHQA Consultation’). WHQA services, also commonly …

Fishermen urged to Register their Safety Equipment with ComReg – New Guide to Registration launched

Each time a PLB is registered with ComReg, the device’s code is logged and linked with the personal details of the owner.  In the event …

ComReg invites responses submissions to: Pricing of wholesale services in the Wholesale Local Access (WLA) market and in the Wholesale Central Access (WCA) markets: Further specification of price control obligations in Market 3a (WLA) and Market 3b (WCA).

This consultation and draft decision (‘Draft Decision’) relates primarily to a further specification (and with some amendments ) to the price control obligations and transparency …

Provision of Universal Service by Eircom – 2015 Quality of Service Performance

ComReg today published the outcome of its assessment of Eircom’s 2015 compliance with the annual performance targets set out in Performance Improvement Plan 3. These relate to the …

Assessment of Mobile Network Operators’ Compliance with Licence Obligations (Coverage)

The Assessment of Mobile Network Operators’ Compliance with Licence Obligations (Coverage) presents a summary of the results of the Commission for Communication Regulation’s (“ComReg”) Drive …

ComReg Consumer Line Statistics Q4 2016 (1 October – 31 December 2016)

ComReg publishes quarterly statistics in respect of the issues raised by consumers who contact our ConsumerLine . This publication reflects the period from 1 October …

Progress update on DTT migration to below the 700 MHz band: International coordination of Ireland’s DTT spectrum plan

In March 2017, ComReg, on behalf of the State, completed the international coordination of its spectrum plans for Digital Terrestrial Television (DTT) in the 470 …

ComReg issues Notifications of Finding of Non-Compliance to Three

On 27 March 2017, ComReg notified Three Ireland (Hutchison) Limited (“Three”) of a finding of non-compliance with respect to Three’s obligations under Regulation 14 of …

ComReg publishes first Irish Language Scheme

The Commission for Communications Regulation (ComReg) has published its first Irish Language Scheme. The scheme has been prepared under section 11 of the Official Languages …

Public consultation on the BEREC Medium-Term Strategy: Two weeks left to submit your contribution

BEREC is currently reviewing its Medium-Term Strategy (MTS) and seeks input from stakeholders via the new BEREC online public consultation tool: https://www.discuto.io/en/berec by 5 April 2017, …

Provision of Universal Service by Eircom – Performance Data Q3 2016 (1 July 2016 to 30 September 2016)

The Commission for Communications Regulation (ComReg) is responsible for the regulation of the electronic communications sector in accordance with national and EU legislation. One of …

Repeal of price cap control for universal postal services

Section 30 of the Communications Regulation (Postal Services) Act 2011 (“2011 Act”) empowered ComReg to limit the amount by which An Post could increase the …

An Post price increases effective from 13 April 2017

On 16 March 2017 An Post announced the following price increases to take effect from 13 April 2017   The standard domestic letter rate for …

Review of Eir’s Regulatory Governance Model

On 21 September 2016, the Commission for Communications Regulation (“ComReg”) published an Information Notice1 providing an update on its review of Eircom Limited’s (“Eir’s”) regulatory …

ComReg update on roaming

It is ComReg’s role to uphold the rights of consumers of communications services. We do this by actively monitoring compliance with obligations and taking appropriate …

ComReg issues market report for Q4 2016

The Commission for Communications Regulation (ComReg) today released its Quarterly Report on the Electronic Communications market for the period (1 October to 31 December) Q4 …

An coimisinéir Gerry Fahy ceaptha mar Chathaoirleach ar ComReg

Cheap an tAire Cumarsáide, Gníomhaithe ar son na hAeráide & Comhshaoil, Denis Naughten TD, Gerry Fahy ina chathaoirleach ar an gCoimisiún um Rialáil Cumarsáide (ComReg) …

BEREC Workshop: Preparing the revolution for the Internet of Things

On 1 February 2017, BEREC will hold an expert Workshop on the Internet of Things (IoT) in Brussels, with live streaming on the BEREC website …

Scam Awareness during Christmas Season

The Commission for Communications Regulation (ComReg) – would like to create awareness on mobile/landline scams in advance of the Christmas period. Scam calls can take …