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The Peruvian telecoms sector has made good progress in recent years, and the newfound regulatory focus is well-timed to retain the momentum. For greater sectoral efficiency, Osiptel introduced regulatory measures related to MVNOs, net neutrality, etc.


  • The regulator accelerates the pace of telecoms reforms.
  • Peru’s fiber backbone fails to generate commercial interest in its first year of operation.
  • Safeguarding consumer interest is high on the regulatory and legislative agenda.

Features and Benefits

  • Provides an outline of the regulatory landscape in Peru.
  • Offers a detailed understanding of the upcoming broadband policies in the country.

Key questions answered

  • What are the current regulation and telecoms policies in Peru?
  • What remedies are imposed at the retail and wholesale levels for fixed and mobile services in Peru?

Table of contents


  • In brief
  • Ovum view

Regulatory framework

  • National regulatory authority
  • Key legislation and regulation
  • Current status of market analysis


  • Spectrum policy
  • Wireless licensing

Wholesale fixed regulation

  • Services subject to regulation
  • Voice interconnection
  • Wholesale access
  • Wholesale broadband services

Wholesale mobile regulation

  • Services subject to regulation
  • Mobile termination charges
  • Roaming obligations
  • MVNO access

Other services subject to regulation

  • The retail market
  • The regulation of bundles
  • Quality of service
  • Advertising of broadband speeds
  • Terminating and switching out of contracts
  • VoIP
  • Regulatory position on OTTs
  • Regulatory position on IoT/M2M
  • Numbering policy
  • Data protection regulation

Universal service

  • Universal service provider
  • Universal service fund
  • Universal service obligation for broadband


  • Methodology
  • Further reading
  • Author