The Explanatory Note sets out in greater detail the reasoning behind the changes in the third Commission Recommendation on relevant product and service markets within the electronic communications sector.

This Explanatory note accompanies the third edition of the Commission Recommendation on relevant product and service markets within the electronic communications sector.

The note sets out in greater detail the reasoning behind the changes in the third edition of the Recommendation, which was informed by a public consultation, an external expert study, BEREC's Opinion and feedback received from the Member States. The Explanatory note sets out sets out the main developments at EU level since 2007, it explains how the Commission defined the markets by taking into account competition law principles, and describes the application of the three criteria test. The aim of the Explanatory note is to facilitate NRAs' future analyses of the relevant markets.

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