On 6th March, Oftel published a consultation
document setting out a range of options for future price controls
on BT. Options include the continuation of price controls as well
as measures to drive down prices by promoting competition from
other telecoms companies.
Price Control Review - 'A consultation document
issued by the Director General of Telecommunications on possible
approaches for future retail price and network charge controls' is
available from Oftel's website at http://www.oftel.gov.uk.
(Oftel Press Release 12/00)