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 Q3 FY20 Q3 FY21 We're working on it!
We're working on it!
Pending 38,429 40,444
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q4 FY20 Q1 FY21 Q2 FY21 Q3 FY21
39,023 39,804 38,676 40,444

Licensing

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

  Last Year Current Trend
Quarter Q3 FY20 Q3 FY21 We're working on it!
We're working on it!
Pending 28,716 30,026
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q4 FY20 Q1 FY21 Q2 FY21 Q3 FY21
27,659 30,609 29,027 30,026

Complaints

Total number of consumer complaints pending at the FCC.

  Last Year Current Trend
Quarter Q3 FY20 Q3 FY21 We're working on it!
We're working on it!
Pending 5,929 6,125
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q4 FY20 Q1 FY21 Q2 FY21 Q3 FY21
7,365 5,283 5,546 6,125

AFRs & Recons

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

  Last Year Current Trend
Quarter Q3 FY20 Q3 FY21 We're working on it!
We're working on it!
Pending 695 796
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q4 FY20 Q1 FY21 Q2 FY21 Q3 FY21
806 774 794 796

Dockets

Total number of dockets open at the FCC.

  Last Year Current Trend
Quarter Q3 FY20 Q3 FY21 We're working on it!
We're working on it!
Pending 2,297 2,322
 

Past Year by Quarter
Q4 FY20 Q1 FY21 Q2 FY21 Q3 FY21
2,411 2,014 2,146 2,322

 

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