Code of best practice on mobile phone network development

Guidance for mobile network operators, their agents and contractors, and local planning authorities.

This publication was withdrawn on



This guidance has been superseded. The government believes that for the code of best practice to be effective it has to be developed and owned by industry, local authority groups and other interested parties.

A working group representing these organisations published a revised sector-led and owned Code of best practice on mobile network development in England on 24 July 2013.

Published 11 November 2002
Last updated 26 July 2013 + show all updates
  1. A new code of practice has been published.
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