1. Figures


    Arcep updates its 5G commercial deployment observatory, with data from operators as of 31 May 2021. More than 4,000 sites in the 3.5 GHz band are commercially open. Taking into account all the frequency bands used to provide a 5G service (3.5 GHz, 2100 MHz and 700 Mhz), there were more than 15,300 sites open in 5G at the end of May 2021.

    The 5G commercial deployment observatory

  2. Infrastructures

    Optical Fibre

    In the settlement of a dispute filed by Altitude Infra THD, Arcep specifies the price to be paid to a sub-contractor for renovating an overhead support (pole) belonging to Orange

  3. Figures

    Broadband and Superfast Broadband Market

    After a record year in 2020, the first quarter of 2021 marks a turning point: more than half of all internet access subscriptions are now to superfast services

  4. Europe

    Transposition of the European Code

    Arcep welcomes its newfound powers and publishes its Opinion to the Government

  5. Print media distribution

    Print Media Distribution

    Arcep publishes an opinion on the new technical, pricing and contractual terms and conditions planned by MLP

  6. Figures

    French Telecom Market

    Another year of record investment by the sector, driven largely by fibre

  7. Market analysis

    Audiovisual and DTT

    Regulating TDF: Arcep launches a public consultation on its “Scorecard and outlook” as it prepares for a new regulatory period

  8. Print media distribution

    Print Media Distribution

    Arcep opens a public consultation on the rules to determine point of sale copy numbers

  9. Data-driven regulation

    Data Driven Regulation

    Arcep presents the annual scorecard for the “J’alerte l’Arcep” platform: lessons learned and regulator’s actions

  10. Print media distribution

    Print Media Distribution

    The Conseil d’Etat upholds the temporary measures adopted by Arcep to guarantee continuity in the distribution of general interest and political press publications

  11. Print media distribution

    Print media distribution

    Arcep begins the accreditation process for press distribution companies

  12. Frequencies

    Frequencies - Metropolitan France

    Arcep launches a public consultation on the request from Bolloré Telecom to lift the restrictions on the services it is authorised to provide using its 3400 – 3490 MHz band frequencies

  13. 5G

    5G Deployments

    Consult the Arcep observatory of 5G and 4G+ commercial deployments, to keep local authorities and citizens apprised of the arrival of 5G in their area

  14. Overseas area

    Mobile Network Sharing

    RAN-sharing agreement between Digicel and Free Caraïbe in the Antilles and in Guiana: Arcep concludes that it is not necessary to request further amendments to the contract

  15. Connected Areas

    Regional Digital Development

    Arcep holds its annual “Connected Territories” conference, and delivers a status report on fixed and mobile connectivity in France