23. The United Kingdom Plan for Frequency Authorisation.

Ofcom1 must, from time to time as it thinks fit, publish a plan (the United Kingdom Plan for Frequency Authorisation)2, which must set out:


    (1)     in relation to the United Kingdom, the frequencies3 that: (a) have been allocated for particular wireless telegraphy4 purposes; and (b) are available for assignment5; and


    (2)     the purposes for which the different frequencies have been allocated6.

Before publishing the plan, Ofcom must ensure that the criteria applied to determine the allocation of frequencies for particular purposes are: (i) objectively justifiable in relation to the frequencies or uses to which they relate; (ii) not such as