The UK Government has unveiled new rules which will allow telcos to speed-up the process of dealing with non-responsive landlords.
One of the challenges being faced by telcos in upgrading broadband across the country is gaining access to the right properties and land.
Multi-dwelling units seem to be the biggest challenge, as some property owners are less than helpful when granting access.
The new rules will speed up the process of seeking access through the courts for telcos.
“We’re pushing ahead with delivering the digital infrastructure that will underpin the UK’s future growth and boost our productivity,” said Digital Minister Nicky Morgan.
“We’ve just announced £5 billion so that people in rural communities will get gigabit speed internet at the same time as everyone else.