The independent copper experts Committee, gathering several operators including France Télécom, owner of the copper networks and the equipment suppliers, rendered an Advice dated 26 April 2013 in favour of the introduction if the VDSL2 technology on the local copper loop of France Télécom.

The copper experts Committee authorizes the deployment of the VDSL2 on the copper local loop network of France Télécom on all the NRA lines put into service after 1 January 2005 and on the sole direct distribution lines of the NRA put into service before 1 January 2005.