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Telecoms Regulation - Radio Spectrum

 

Cullen International’s Radio Spectrum service provides further in-depth coverage of a wide range of regulatory issues concerning radio spectrum policy in the telecoms sector.

The Radio Spectrum service covers 20 European countries, providing:

  • alerts on proposed and completed spectrum awards (Flash messages);
  • a database of spectrum assignments covering the WAPECS bands;
  • summary and analysis of recent developments at EU and national level (Spectrum Update);
  • benchmarking tables allowing efficient comparison of regulatory positions and pricing across Europe (Cross-Country Analysis); and
  • answers to specific regulatory questions at no extra cost (Enquiries).

The service is available on subscription and forms one of the Cullen International portfolio of regulatory intelligence services.

Countries covered

Selection of issues covered

Austria

Belgium

Czech Republic

Denmark 

Finland

France

Germany

Hungary

Ireland

Italy

Netherlands

Poland

Portugal

Romania

Slovakia

Slovenia

Spain

Sweden

Switzerland

UK

Database of spectrum licenses and awards

Spectrum policies and 5G strategies 

Legal and organisational framework

Upcoming and ongoing spectrum awards

Regulation of the main mobile bands: 800, 900, 1800 MHz, 2 GHz and 2.6 GHz

5G pioneer bands: 700 MHz, 3.4–3.8 GHz, 26 GHz

Other bands for mobile broadband: 1452-92 MHz, 2.3 GHz

Implementation of the Radio Spectrum Policy Programme 

Licensed shared access and white spaces

Spectrum trading

Licence renewal policy

Spectrum caps

Coverage requirements

Spectrum fees 

Health limits for EMF exposure