Calculation of the fees due for exercise of the activity of provider of publicly available electronic communications networks and services, pursuant to Article 105(1)(b) of the Electronic Communications Law1
1. Under the terms of paragraphs 1 and 2 of Annex II of Administrative Rule 1473-B/2008 of 17 February, as amended by Administrative Rule 296-A/2013 of 2 October, the total value of ANACOM’s administrative costs to be considered for the purpose of the settlement of fees due for the exercise of the activity of supplier of electronic communications networks and services in 2017 (Year n) is hereby published.
Therefore, C (Year 2017) = 31 290 315 euros (average costs for the last 3 years, with the exception of those relating to provisions for ongoing legal proceedings related to the regulation of electronic communications, whose average is the last 5 years).
2. The following table gives a detailed breakdown of ANACOM’s costs, based on the ABC model implemented, whose operating basis is described in Annex Ihttps://www.anacom.pt/render.jsp?categoryId=392120. This breakdown shows the administrative costs that are relevant to the calculation of the fee mentioned in Article 105(1)(b) of the Electronic Communications Law.
Regarding the relevant revenues of electronic communications networks and services providers, after receiving information from the various entities present in the market ANACOM decided to carry out an audit, prior to the issuance of invoicing.
- Annex Ihttps://www.anacom.pt/render.jsp?categoryId=392120
1 Law 5/2004 of 10 February, amended and republished by Law 51/2011 of 13 September, subsequently amended by Law 10/2013 of 28 January, Law 42/2013 of 3 July, and Decree-Law 35/2014 of 7 March.