With this feature, the IMS network can retrieve location information of the UE from WLAN access network. This improves location related feature and functionality for the operator. This feature also helps in charging subscribers based on location information.
Please note that the support for LTE NetLoc already exists from prior releases. With this release, NetLoc support is extended for WLAN access. Basic implementation is already supported for passing necessary parameter to different internal modules like SM, IMSA and ECS.