Implementation status


ECTRA Decision of 3 March 1999 on harmonisation of authorisation conditions in the field of Satellite Personal Communications Services (S-PCS) in Europe, operating in the bands below 1 GHz (S-PCS<1 GHz)

Implementation Summary
Yes 12
Yes Partly 0
Committed 0
Planned 0
Under study 2
See remarks 1
No 11
No info 22
Country Implementation Status Date Remarks
Albania No info
Andorra No info
Austria Yes 01-09-2009 Implemented with Frequency Utilisation Ordinance: MLMS uplink frequencies are not available
Azerbaijan No info
Belarus No info
Belgium Yes 01-09-2009
Bosnia and Herzegovina No info
Bulgaria Yes 01-09-2009
Croatia Yes 01-09-2009 Implemented through issued general licence OD-83
Cyprus No info
Czech Republic Yes 26-02-2020 VO-R/1/12.2018-8 Terminals using 148-149.9 MHz up-link and 137-138 MHz down-link are allowed
Denmark No 30-01-2014
Estonia Yes 01-09-2009 Implemented through reference in "The Estonian radio frequency allocation plan" and "Conditions for use of radio frequencies and technical requirements for radio equipment exempted from frequency authorisation"
Finland Yes 01-09-2009 Implemented by Regulations FICORA 4 on radio frequency regulation and FICORA 15 on collective frequencies for licence-exempt radio transmitters and on their use, see <br>_x00D_
France See remarks 14-11-2011 No specific measures will be adopted, the French administration implements the related ECC/DEC/(99)05 and ECC/DEC/(99)06
Georgia No info
Germany Yes 01-09-2009 Terminals are exempted from individual licensing but the operation is allowed only under the control of a satellite network, which needs to be authorised by the NRA
Greece No info
Hungary Yes 26-02-2014 No specific measure will be adopted, the Hungarian administration implements the related ERC/DEC/(99)05 and ERC/DEC/(99)06
Iceland No info
Ireland No 01-09-2009
Italy Under study 02-11-2015
Latvia No 01-09-2009
Liechtenstein No info
Lithuania No 28-09-2010
Luxembourg No info
Malta No 01-09-2009
Moldova No info
Monaco No info
Montenegro Under study 09-11-2011
Netherlands No 01-09-2009
North Macedonia No info
Norway Yes 01-09-2009
Poland Yes 18-07-2018
Portugal No 05-03-2014 ECTRA/DEC/(99)02 not formaly adopted but implemented in practice (given that related ERC decision was adopted); formal adoption is not planned anymore as it is now obsolete
Romania No info
Russian Federation No info
San Marino No info
Serbia No 27-09-2010
Slovak Republic No info
Slovenia No 01-09-2009
Spain No info
Sweden Yes 01-09-2009
Switzerland No 01-09-2009
Turkey No 25-02-2013
Ukraine No info
United Kingdom No info
Vatican City No info