Calls Made From Payphones
March 31, 2014 (Updated)
Background In order to encourage competition and the continued availability of payphones,...
Caller ID and Spoofing
December 30, 2014 (Updated)
Caller Identification, or "Caller ID," allows you to identify a caller before you answer your...
Accidental 911 Calls from Wireless Phones Pose Risk to Public Safety
October 29, 2014 (Updated)
Unintentional 911 calls placed from wireless phones clog the phone lines that deliver 911 calls to...
Directory of Media Bureau Pages
October 18, 2011 (Published)
How can I learn more about the discontinuance of telecommunications service?
March 27, 2011 (Published)
There are important steps for consumers and companies when service is ending. If you are a...
Keeping Your Telephone Number When Changing Service Providers
February 4, 2015 (Reviewed)
Under the Federal Communications Commission's "local number portability" rules, you can switch...
How do I use 711 for Telecommunications Relay Service?
March 4, 2011 (Published)
The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has adopted use of the 711 dialing code for access to...
How to File a Complaint
August 9, 2014 (Published)
The Federal Communications Commission regularly receives complaints from consumers on a wide...
Ownership Report for Commercial Broadcast Station (Form 323)...
September 30, 2015 (Updated)
Form 323 and Instructions for Form 323 The biennial filing deadline for licensees and other...
Form 323 Spreadsheet Instructions for Respondents
February 14, 2011
What Is The Spreadsheet Used For? Question 3(a) on the revised For 323 requires you to enter in the...