logo-rebrand Skip to main content

All of our news in one place.

Regulation news

Uswitch comments on Ofcom’s latest Connected Nations data

Justina Miltienyte, policy expert at Uswitch.com, commented: “Six million UK households can now access full fibre - which is almost double the 3.5 million homes that could this time last year....

Uswitch comments on Ofcom’s findings on telecoms customer service

Justina Miltienyte, policy expert at Uswitch.com, said: “Telecoms companies faced huge challenges over the past year as they attempted to keep customers connected at a time of unprecedented demand...

Engineers installing solar panels as part of Green Homes scheme

Uswitch comments on the Green Homes Grant figures released by the Government

Justina Miltienyte, policy expert at Uswitch.com, said: “The Green Homes Grant was an innovative and well-meaning idea that hoped to increase the energy efficiency of our homes, while giving...

Uswitch comment on National Grid ESO’s £1.5 million payment over inaccurate forecasts

Richard Neudegg, head of regulation at Uswitch.com, comments: “Accurate and unbiased forecasts about the country’s energy demands are key to making sure that suppliers pay the right price for our power...

Uswitch comment on new Ofcom full fibre regulations

Richard Neudegg, head of regulation at Uswitch.com, says: “These new regulations are intended to boost the pace of the fibre rollout, which has come in for criticism from two parliamentary committees in...

Uswitch comments on Ofgem’s credit reform consultation

Richard Neudegg, head of regulation at Uswitch.com, comments: “A certain amount of energy credit can be a useful cushion for consumers during the winter months, as it can soften the blow of bills spiking if...

Smart phone taking a photo of a waterfall in the background

Uswitch comments on government's latest Shared Rural Network announcement

Richard Neudegg, head of regulation at Uswitch.com, said: “It’s great to see the big four mobile networks come together with the government in a bid to improve rural notspots...

Uswitch comments as 18 suppliers overcharged customers £7 million

Richard Neudegg, head of regulation at Uswitch.com, said: “These failures affected more than one million customers across 18 suppliers, with bill payers overcharged by £7 million over seven years...

Uswitch comments on Ofcom fining O2 £10.5 million for overcharging customers

Ernest Doku, mobiles expert at Uswitch.com, commented: “For more than eight years a problem with O2’s billing system led to thousands of pay monthly customers being double-charged for certain items in...