On 25 October 2012 the NCCIR adopted a Decision which approved the Order on Regulation of the Tariffs for the Use of the Telecom Cable Duct Systems owned by the telecommunication operators (Order on Tariffs). According to the NCCIR, the purpose of the Order on Tariffs is the implementation of an objective and comprehensive mechanism for establishing tariffs charged by the telecommunication operators for the use of their telecom cable duct systems within the territory of Ukraine. The Order on Tariffs entered into effect on 30 November 2012.

Under the Order on Tariffs, NCCIR regulates the tariffs by setting the maximum possible tariffs on various services of the telecommunication operators owning the telecom cable duct systems. Those services are: development and issue of technical conditions; approval of the work projects; reservation of the place in the telecom cable duct system; provision of the place in the telecom cable duct system and the use of the telecom cable duct system. The Order on Tariffs provides the special formulas and the detailed description of the elements which should be taken into account for calculation of the tariffs for the use of telecom cable duct systems.

To access the Order on Tariffs, please go to:

http://zakon1.rada.gov.ua/laws/show/z1901-12 (Ukrainian only)