Monthly Archives:December 2021

Media Release – OUR Invites Comments on Porting Guidelines

(KINGSTON, Jamaica; 2021 December 9): The Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) is seeking the public’s input on its proposals to change the guidelines for the porting of telephone numbers (that is, when customers switch telecommunications service providers but keep their numbers). The OUR recently issued a Consultation document to review the existing Industry Number Portability Continue Reading

Media Release – OUR Approves Payment to JPS Customers for Breaches

(KINGSTON, Jamaica; 2021 December 2): The Office of Utilities Regulation (OUR) approved the phased payment of compensation to thousands of Jamaica Public Service Company Limited (JPS) customers for Guaranteed Standards breaches for 2020 March – 2021 September. This follows the Minister of Science Energy and Technology, the Honourable Daryl Vaz’s decision to deny JPS’s request Continue Reading