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FCS is an all-industry association: Membership is open to any organisation which supplies or supports business-grade communications solutions to commercial, public sector or private customers.

FCS Comms Provider 2021

‘Preparing for the All-IP Future’

25th November 2021, Virtual Conference

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Welcome to FCS

FCS is the not-for-profit industry association for companies which deliver professional voice and data communications solutions to business and public sector customers in the UK. 

Whatever the delivery platform — radio, mobile, copper or fibre — the FCS Mission is to champion and defend the role of the professional communications provider in the converging market place.

Openreach Board Audit Risk & Compliance Committee (OBARCC) bulletin September 2021

Please see a bulletin from Openreach below: Openreach Board Audit Risk & Compliance Committee (OBARCC) bulletin September 2021 The OBARCC is the Openreach Board committee responsible for monitoring Openreach’s...

Future of Porting

FCS recently attended the first meeting to discuss the requirement of a central number data base for the future of porting. We are currently engaging on behalf of members with industry workgroups and will attend...

Criminal hacking organisation (REvil) planned and organised attacks

We have been informed that a criminal hacking organisation calling themselves REvil appear to be carrying out sophisticated planned and organised distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks against VoIP companies in...

Accreditation Schemes

FITAS Accreditation Scheme

FCS operates the Police fleet and GPS-approved code of practice for installing radio frequency equipment in motor vehicles.


OFCOM-endorsed code of best practice for radio mast site engineering and antenna commissioning.

Mark of Excellence

The Mark of Excellence program is created and championed by  our desire to lead the way in independently setting UK Quality Standards in Telecommunications.