Insights Government extends deadline for responses to its call for evidence on the future of wireless networks in the UK


On 14 October 2021, the Government published a call for evidence in relation to the development of a Wireless Infrastructure Strategy, which the Government says will set out a strategic framework for the development, deployment and adoption of 5G and future networks in the UK over the next decade. The aim is to articulate a clear vision for how advanced wireless infrastructure can become an integral part of the fabric of the UK’s economy and society by 2030 and make a significant contribution to growth and prosperity.

The call for evidence was originally due to close on 25 November 2021. The Government has now extended the deadline to 2 December 2021. To access the call for evidence, click here.