Ofcom Spectrum auction to begin on the 20th March 2018
Ofcom has today announced that its auction of airwaves for mobile operators will begin on Tuesday 20 March.
Ofcom is auctioning a total of 40 MHz of spectrum in the 2.3 GHz frequency band, which will allow mobile operators to improve their current services. We are also auctioning 150 MHz of spectrum in the 3.4 GHz band to prepare for the roll out of future 5G services.
Spectrum auctions can potentially take a number of weeks.