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General information

Spectrum Authority

The Telecommunication Unit

Chief Telecommunications Officer,

Upton Business Centre,
Postal Address: N/A
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Spectrum Policy and Planning  Introduction

The telecommunication of Barbados is responsible for planning the radio frequencies andmonitoring and resolving radio frequency interference. Moreover, it distributes spectrum andcollects the spectrum fees. It cooperates with the frequencies users at an international and national level.
For more information please visit:
http://www.telecoms.gov.bb/Documents/Spectrum%20Management%20-Handbook%20TU.doc
Legislation
Spectrum regulation hinges upon the Telecommunications Act 2001-36 of sections 4 (2)(b) and 4(2)(f).
Telecommunications Regulation, 2003–S.I.2003 No.78 is used for the collection ofspectrum fees.
For more information please visit:
http://www.telecoms.gov.bb/Documents/Policies/pdf/Spread%20Spectrum%20Policy.pdf.
Spectrum is distributed through administrative process.
Radio Frequency Register
Registration and licensing Wi-Fi, Bluethoot, LAN, WAN, MAN and low power spread spectrum devices are not require to register and license, whereas others should be licensed. Spectrum bandwidth 902.000-928.000 MHz, 2.400-2.4835 GHz, 5.725-5.850 GHz and 5.15- 5.35 GHz are reserved.
http://www.telecoms.gov.bb/Documents/Policies/pdf/Spread%20Spectrum%20Policy.pdf
The spectrum fees depend upon the bandwidth.
For more information please visit:
http://www.telecoms.gov.

Relevant Documentation

Online Documentation
• N/A

Reports
• http://www.mct.gov.jm/DRAFT%20%20REGIONAL%20SPECTRUM%20MANAGEM
ENT%20POLICY%20FRAMEWORK%20_v2_.pdf

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