Ofcom today publishes its 2017/18 Annual Plan for consultation
Ofcom has today published its proposed 2017/18 Annual Plan for consultation, outlining its areas of work for the next financial year.
Ofcom has identified three high-level, long-term goals:
Promote competition and ensure that markets work effectively for consumers
Secure standards and improve quality
Protect consumers from harm
Ofcom also highlighted three areas of particular importance for people and businesses within the 2016-17 work programme and will ensure the following areas are adequately prioritised in the coming year:
Ofcom's proposed plan highlights its major work areas in the financial year 2017/18. The deadline for input is 7 February 2017 and the final Plan will be published in March 2017, taking into account responses from stakeholders and on-going developments in the communications markets.
This topic will be discussed at the upcoming techUK Communications Policy Council meeting. Get in touch with Skye MacLeod if you'd like to know more about the work of the Council.
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