On 7th September, Openreach held the latest consultation update for Inductry regarding their plans for closing the telephony network across the UK.
Slides released at the event are attached below.
The following timetable was also released:-
•27 July 2018 – Consultation closed
•7 September 2018 – A call to summarise the CP responses – all CPs and industry groups / bodies invited
•7 September 2018 – Publish CP response summary on Openreach portal
•1 October 2018 – Publish formal Openreach response to consultation
•5 October 2018 – First industry working group – Kick off working group session with CPs who provided a response
•W/C 8 October 2018 – Publish industry working group meeting schedule going forward
•September 2023 – Restriction of WLR3 new supply
•December 2025 – Focus is on how we achieve the withdrawal of the WLR3 product set before the end of December 2025