49. Procedure for grant of wireless telegraphy licences.

An application for a grant of a wireless telegraphy licence1 must be determined in accordance with procedures prescribed in regulations made by Ofcom2. Such procedures must include provision for time limits for dealing with the granting of licences3, requirements that must be met for the grant of a licence4, and particulars of the terms, provisions and limitations to which a licence may be made subject5; and the procedures must be: (1) open6; (2) objective; (3) transparent; (4) not such as to discriminate unduly against particular persons or against a particular description of persons; and (5) proportionate to what they