On 16 July 2020, DCC issued a consultation to invite views on a new Release 2.0 plan. This was following a direction from BEIS under Licence Condition 13 of the DCC Licence.
The consultation sought views on a new Release 2.0 plan to replace elements of the existing plan relating to outstanding Release 2.0 content, including:
- The bulk availability for the ordering of updated Single Band Communications Hubs in CSP North; and
- The bulk availability for the ordering of Dual Band Communications Hubs in each of the CSP Regions.
The consultation closed on 30 July 2020. DCC has submitted the R2.0 plan to the Secretary of State in accordance with Licence Condition 13.