BEREC

BEREC has adopted its Opinion on Phase II investigation (DE/2015/1816)

01 February 2016

BEREC has adopted a BEREC Opinion on Phase II investigation pursuant to Article 7 of Directive 2002/21/EC as amended by Directive 2009/140/EC: DE/2016/1816, “Wholesale call termination on individual public telephone networks provided at a fixed location in Germany”.

On 18 November 2015 the European Commission (EC) registered a notification from the German national regulatory authority, Bundesnetzagentur (BNetzA), concerning the markets for wholesale call termination on individual public telephone networks provided at the fixed location in Germany (corresponding to Market 1 in EC Recommendation 2014/710/EU of 9 October 2014).

Following its role and rules BEREC adopted its opinion, stating that the expressed serious doubts by the EC are justified. For more specific information about the serious doubts of the EC and BEREC’s assessment please consult BEREC Opinion on Phase II investigation (DE/2015/1816).