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 Q4 FY17 Q4 FY18 We're working on it!
We're working on it!
Pending 30,374 34,105
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q1 FY18 Q2 FY18 Q3 FY18 Q4 FY18
31,203 34,007 38,247 34,105

Licensing

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

  Last Year Current Trend
Quarter Q4 FY17 Q4 FY18 We're working on it!
We're working on it!
Pending 19,799 24,130
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q1 FY18 Q2 FY18 Q3 FY18 Q4 FY18
21,334 24,173 28,193 24,130

Complaints

Total number of consumer complaints pending at the FCC.

  Last Year Current Trend
Quarter Q4 FY17 Q4 FY18 Heading in the right direction
Heading in the right direction
Pending 7,453 6,270
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q1 FY18 Q2 FY18 Q3 FY18 Q4 FY18
6,740 6,443 6,508 6,270

AFRs & Recons

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

  Last Year Current Trend
Quarter Q4 FY17 Q4 FY18 We're working on it!
We're working on it!
Pending 699 1,108
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q1 FY18 Q2 FY18 Q3 FY18 Q4 FY18
705 736 761 1,108

Dockets

Total number of dockets open at the FCC.

  Last Year Current Trend
Quarter Q4 FY17 Q4 FY18 We're working on it!
We're working on it!
Pending 2,106 2,197
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q1 FY18 Q2 FY18 Q3 FY18 Q4 FY18
2,205 2,002 2,107 2,197

 

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