Regulatory Updates


Staying up-to-date with compliance has never been easier with our worldwide regulatory updates. Track by countries, months, quarters, and wireless or ITE impact.

BRAZIL: ANATEL Postpones RF and EMC Testing Requirement for Transceivers and Restricted Radiation Devices

On June 21, 2018, the National Telecommunications Agency from Brazil (ANATEL) released act N. 4735 that postpones for 60 more days the requirements to apply Radio Frequency (RF) and Electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) tests for restricted […]

June 29, 2018
INDIA: TEC Expands Scope of Products Requiring TEC Approval this October

The Telecommunication Engineering Centre (TEC) of India under India’s Department of Telecommunication (DoT) released a full list of products that will now be requiring TEC approval. In the past, TEC had a very small category […]

June 27, 2018
TAIWAN: BSMI Releases Legal Inspection Notice for Lithium Cells and Batteries

Bureau of Standards, Metrology, and Inspection (BSMI) of Taiwan issued an MOEA Notice for the amendment of “Legal Inspection Requirements for 5 Types of Secondary Lithium Cells and Batteries” (amended requirements became effective on June […]

June 26, 2018
CHILE: SUBTEL Suspends the Use of 3.5 GHz Band for 5G Efficient Usage Study

On June 20, 2018, the Chilean authority of Telecommunications (Subsecretaria de Telecomunicaciones (SUBTEL) announced that the use of the 3.5 GHz band will be suspended in order to study an efficient use of this frequency […]

June 22, 2018
CANADA: ISED Publish Consultation to Revise 3500 MHz and 3800 MHz Bands

On June 2018, The Department of Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada (ISED) released a consultation to revise the 3500 MHz Band in order to accommodate for flexibility usage; also a preliminary Consultation on changes […]

June 21, 2018
MEXICO: IFT Releases 600 MHz Band as Mexico Becomes First Country to Release Frequency Band for 5G

On March 19, 2018, the Federal Institute of Telecommunications from Mexico (IFT) released an official communication announcing that the plenary of the authority has already approved the relocation of 48 digital television channels in the […]

June 15, 2018
ALGERIA: ARPT No Longer Issuing Approval Certificates, ANF Now Responsible

The Democratic and Popular Algerian Republic has recently issued a new telecommunication law No.18-04 where The Regulatory Authority for Telecommunications and Post (ARPT) won’t be the one responsible for delivering Certificate but ANF (National Agency of […]

June 13, 2018
CHINA: MMIT Seek Comments/Opinions for 5G Mobile Communication Base Stations

On June 11, 2018, The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology of the People’s Republic of China (MMIT) published a notice for comments and opinions regarding the “Regulations on the Coordination Management of Radio communication […]

June 12, 2018
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