355. Consideration and adjudication by Ofcom of fairness complaints.

355.     Consideration and adjudication by Ofcom of fairness complaints.

Subject to it being duly made1, every fairness complaint2 made to Ofcom3 must be considered by Ofcom either at a hearing or, if it thinks fit, without a hearing4. Such hearings must be held in private; and where such a hearing is held in respect of a fairness complaint, each of the following persons must be given an opportunity to attend and be heard5, namely:

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    (1)     the complainant6;

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    (2)     the relevant person7;

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    (3)     any person not falling within head (1) or head (2) above who appears to Ofcom