Methodology for calculating the net cost of universal service - Decision on PTC complaint

By Decision of 18 August 2011, ratified by the Management Board of ANACOM on 29 of the same month, a determination was approved on the complaint of PT Comunicações (PTC) regarding the determination of this Authority, of 9 June of 2011, which approved the methodology to be applied for calculating the CLSU - custos líquidos do serviço universal (net costs of the universal service) of electronic communications.

ANACOM decided for partial claim filed by PTC, therefore amending its determination of 9 June 2011, in the sense of using actual prices to determine unprofitable areas and customers in profitable areas, as well as to determine the CLSU in unprofitable areas and unprofitable customers, proceeding to the correctness of the methodology concerned.