You will be required to comply with this technical standard if you intend to manufacture, supply or modify customer equipment that is designed, or intended, for connection to a DSL (Digital Subscriber Line) service that shares the metallic local loop with an analogue public switched telephone two-wire service.
The purpose of this technical standard is to help protect the:
- integrity of a telecommunications network or a facility
- health and safety of people who operate, work on, use or may be affected by the operation of a telecommunications network or facility.
It is also intended to ensure that customer equipment:
- can be used to give access to an emergency call service
- is interoperable with a telecommunications network.