Arcep opens consultation on universal service costs

24 Jul 2013

France’s telecoms watchdog the Autorite de Regulation des Communications Electroniques et des Postes (Arcep) has opened a public consultation on the procedures used for the determination of universal service costs in 2012. According to the document, the regulator is seeking comments on the methods of establishing the tariff obligations for provision of payphone services, the rate of capital and net contributions to the Universal Service Fund (USF). All interested parties are invited to submit their comments until 16 September 2013.

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