267. Award of local radio multiplex licences.

Where Ofcom1 has published a tender notice stating that it proposes to grant a local radio multiplex licence2, it must, in determining whether, or to whom, to award the licence in question, have regard in relation to each applicant to the matters specified under heads (1) to (7) below, as follows3:

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    (1)     the extent of the coverage area proposed to be achieved by the applicant as indicated in the technical plan submitted by him in response to the tender notice4;

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    (2)     the timetables proposed by the applicant in response to the tender notice5;

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    (3)     the ability of the applicant