Each quarter the FCC collects and reports metrics on the number of items pending at the Commission. These items include all petitions, applications, complaints, and requests pending before the FCC, as well as the number of open dockets.

All Items

Total number of items pending at the FCC, including all petitions, applications, complaints, and requests.

  Last Year Current Trend
Quarter Q2 FY21 Q2 FY22 We're working on it!
We're working on it!
Pending 38,676 38,780
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q3 FY21 Q4 FY21 Q1 FY22 Q2 FY22
40,444 40,470 39,916 38,780

Licensing

Total number of license applications and renewals pending at the FCC.

  Last Year Current Trend
Quarter Q2 FY21 Q2 FY22 Heading in the right direction
Heading in the right direction
Pending 29,027 27,542
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q3 FY21 Q4 FY21 Q1 FY22 Q2 FY22
30,026 29,534 28,313 27,542

Complaints

Total number of consumer complaints pending at the FCC.

  Last Year Current Trend
Quarter Q2 FY21 Q2 FY22 We're working on it!
We're working on it!
Pending 5,546 6,861
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q3 FY21 Q4 FY21 Q1 FY22 Q2 FY22
6,125 6,829 7,271 6,861

AFRs & Recons

Total number of applications for review and petitions for reconsideration pending at the FCC.

  Last Year Current Trend
Quarter Q2 FY21 Q2 FY22 We're working on it!
We're working on it!
Pending 794 817
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q3 FY21 Q4 FY21 Q1 FY22 Q2 FY22
796 802 839 817

Dockets

Total number of dockets open at the FCC.

  Last Year Current Trend
Quarter Q2 FY21 Q2 FY22 We're working on it!
We're working on it!
Pending 2,146 2,691
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q3 FY21 Q4 FY21 Q1 FY22 Q2 FY22
2,322 2,430 2,552 2,691

 

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