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Broadband Guidelines on the application of EU state aid rules to public funding of broadband networks

Policy field

State aid and telecommunication

Target group

Member states, public authorities, electronic communication operators, investors of broadband networks.

Period of consultation

From 19.05.2009 to 22.06.2009

Objective of the consultation

The objective of the consultation is to gather information from stakeholders on the Broadband Guidelines, which lay down how the Commission will apply the EU state aid rules in relation to public support granted for broadband network infrastructure deployment. Stakeholders are invited to comment in particular on the Commission's proposed approach towards State aid for Next Generation Access network deployment.

View the consultation document

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Contact details

Responsible service: DG COMP, Unit C4 dealing with State aid in the Information, Communication and Media sectors
E-mail: comp-broadband-guidelines@ec.europa.eu
Postal address: European Commission, For the attention of the State Aid Registry
1049 Bruxelles/Brussel, BELGIQUE/BELGIË
Please always indicate the reference number of the document: HT. 2079 in your correspondence

View the contributions

In the interests of transparency, organisations have been invited to provide the public with relevant information about themselves by registering in the Interest Representative Register and subscribing to its Code of Conduct. If the organisation is not registered, the submission is published separately from the registered organisations.

Contributions from Member states
  • Austria de annex
  • Czech Republic cs
  • Denmark en
  • EFTA Surveillance Authority en
  • Finland fi
  • France fr
  • Germany de
  • Hungary en
  • Ireland en
  • Italy it
  • Malta en
  • Netherlands en
  • Spain es
  • Sweden en
  • United Kingdom en
Contributions from Public Authorities
  • Association des Régions de France fr
  • Breitband Kompetenz Zentrum Niedersachsen de
  • Brussels Region en
  • Caisse des dépôts et consignations fr
  • Comision del Mercado de las Telecomunicaciones es annex
  • Conseil régional de La Réunion fr
  • Cornwall Council en
  • Deutscher Landkreistag de
  • EETT - Hellenic Telecommunications and Post Commission en
  • Generalitat de Catalunya en
  • Ministerium für Ernährung und Ländlichen Raum Baden-Württemberg de
  • MICUS Management Consulting & Breitband Kompetenz Zentrum Niedersachsen de
  • Région Aquitaine fr
  • Regione Marche it
  • Région Midi-Pyrenées fr
  • Regione Toscana it
  • Sächsisches Staatsministerium für Umwelt und Landwirtschaft de
  • SIPPEREC fr
  • Stichting Stedenlink en annex
  • Wirtschaftsförderungen Münsterland de map
Contributions from Registered Organisations
  • American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union en
  • Association des Villes et Collectivités pour les Communications électroniques et l’Audiovisuel fr
  • Bundesverband der Deutschen Industrie de
  • Council of European municipalities and regions en
  • European Regional Information Society Association en
  • Fibre to the Home Council en
  • Geo Networks Limited en
  • German Association for Information Technology, Telecommunications and New Media (BITKOM) en
  • Lepida SpA it
  • NL Kabel en
  • Telecom Italia en
  • Telefonica en
  • Union General de Trabajadores es
  • WKO Telekom - Rundfunk de
Individual contributions
  • Abertis Telecom en
  • BREKO Bundesverband Breitbandkommunikation de
  • British Telecom en
  • Cable Europe en
  • CBI en
  • Colt Télécom Groupe en
  • Com Hem en
  • Dansk Energi en
  • Deutsche Telekom en
  • Digitaleurope en
  • East Midlands Development Agency en
  • ECTA en
  • ETNO en
  • Eurocities en
  • European Satellite Operators Association en
  • European School of Management and Technology en
  • Eutelsat en
  • Fastweb en
  • Groupe Canal Plus en
  • Groupe France Telecom fr
  • Groupe Iliad fr
  • Integrated SatCom Initiative (ISI) en
  • Intellect UK en
  • Internet Service Providers Austria en
  • Jaana Kuula en
  • Liberty Global Europe en
  • Mediaset en
  • OTE s.a. (Hellenic Telecommunications Organisation) en
  • Portugal Telecom en
  • Qualcomm en
  • SEPI es
  • SES Astra en
  • SFR fr
  • Skype Communications en
  • TCM Comunicaciones es
  • TDC en
  • Tele2 Group en
  • The Number 118118 en
  • UMTS Forum en
  • Verband Alternativer Telekom-Netzbetreiber en
  • Verband der Anbieter von Telekommunikations- und Mehrwertdiensten de
  • Vodafone en
  • Westfälische Wilhelms - Universität Münster de
  • Wind Telecommunicazioni en annex

Results of consultation

17.9.2009 Adoption of Community guidelines for the application of State aid rules in relation to rapid deployment of broadband networks


Related links

Press release: State aid: Commission consults on draft Guidelines for broadband networks. IP/09/813, 19/05/2009
State aid reform page
DG Competition – Telecommunication sector, overview
State aid broadband decisions

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