Published annual report on the implementation of Regulation (EU) 2015/2120 for the period from 1 May 2021 to 30 April 2022.
ZAGREB, 14 July 2022 - As the national regulatory authority responsible for the implementation of Regulation (EU) 2015/2120, the Croatian Regulatory Authority for Network Industries (HAKOM) published its sixth annual report on the status of open internet access in the Republic of Croatia for the period from 1 May 2021 to 30 April 2022. The report describes the measures taken by HAKOM to ensure adequate access open Internet access. The report is an overview of all HAKOM’s activities related to current issues in the field of network neutrality, information on measuring the quality of internet access services, and the overall situation in the field of network neutrality. The report is available on the link.
Regulation (EU) 2015/2120 of the European Parliament and of the Council (Regulation), adopted on 25 November 2015, lays down open internet access measures and amended Directive 2002/22/EC on universal service and user rights in electronic communications of networks and services and Regulation (EU) 531/2012 on roaming in public mobile communication networks within the Union. The aim of the Regulation is “to ensure equal and non-discriminatory treatment of traffic in the provision of internet access services and related end-users rights” and “to guarantee the smooth functioning of the online ecosystem as a driving force for innovation”. HAKOM supervises the fulfillment of obligations related to the protection of open internet access in the Republic of Croatia, and the annual report on monitoring compliance with the Regulation is submitted to the European Commission and BEREC.
For additional information please contact:
Croatian Regulatory Authority for Network Industries (HAKOM)
- Roberta Frangeša-Mihanovića 9 Street
- 10110 Zagreb, Croatia
- Tel. + 385 (0) 1 700 70 07
- Fax + 385 (0)1 700 70 70
Media inquiries can be submitted online using HAKOM’s official website: www.hakom.hr
HAKOM - Croatian Regulatory Authority for Network Industries – ensures preconditions for a fair market competition, stable growth and environment for innovations in the electronic communications and postal services market. HAKOM protects users’ interests and the possibility of choice among various communications and postal services at affordable prices, defines sustainable competitive conditions for operators and service providers under fair conditions for return on investment, and provides support to economic growth, public services and the quality of life in the Republic of Croatia by using modern technologies. HAKOM’ strategic goals are: to promote regulation of the electronic communications and postal services market, to support growth of investments and innovations in the electronic communications and postal services market, to provide efficient use of limited resources, to accelerate the growth of broadband products and services, to provide affordable offers of communications and postal services, to provide protection and informing of users, to build an efficient and comprehensive information system, to define and implement efficient processes, and to acquire multi-disciplinary expertise in market regulation.