The electronic communications code ("the code") is contained in Schedule 2 to the Telecommunications Act 1984 (c.12). It is designed to facilitate the installation and maintenance of electronic communications networks. It confers rights on providers of such networks (code operators) which are made available for use by providers of electronic communications networks for the purposes of the provision of those networks, to install and maintain apparatus in, over and under land.
These Regulations amend the principal Regulations regarding the notice code operators must give to planning authorities and bodies that own or have an interest in the land when installing or altering apparatus.
Date: 24/11/2016 Coming into force
This item updates DCP section 4.3429