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Radio Spectrum Decisions

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Decisions adopted by the Commission pursuant to the Radio Spectrum Decision in view of the harmonisation of the technical conditions for the availability and efficient use of spectrum.

  • 1 February 2017
    Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2017/191 of 1 February 2017 amending Decision 2010/166/EU, in order to introduce new technologies and frequency bands for mobile communication services on board vessels (MCV services) in the European Union
     
  • 16 December 2016
    Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2016/2317 amending Decision 2008/294/EC and Implementing Decision 2013/654/EU, in order to simplify the operation of mobile communications on board aircraft (MCA services) in the Union
     
  • 3 August 2016
    Commission Decision C(2016) 4973 granting a derogation to the Republic of Malta pursuant to Decision N°243/2012/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a multiannual radio spectrum policy programme
     
  • 28 April 2016
    Commission Implemention Decision (EU) 2016/687 on the harmonisation of the 694-790 MHz frequency band for terrestrial systems capable of providing wireless broadband electronic communications services and for flexible national use in the Union
     
  • 8 March 2016
    Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2016/339 on the harmonisation of the 2 010-2 025 MHz frequency band for portable or mobile wireless video links and cordless cameras used for programme making and special events
     
  • 8 May 2015
    Commission Implementing Decision (EU) 2015/750 on the harmonisation of the 1452-1492 MHz frequency band for terrestrial systems capable of providing electronic communications services in the Union
     
  • 7 October 2014
    Commission Implementing Decision 2014/702/EU amending Decision 2007/131/EC on allowing the use of the radio spectrum for equipment using ultra-wideband technology in a harmonised manner in the Community
     
  • 1 September 2014
    Commission Implementing Decision 2014/641/EU on harmonised technical conditions of spectrum use by programme making and special events (PMSE) equipment. More information.
     
  • 2 May 2014
    The Commission Implementing Decision 2014/276/EU amending the Decision 2008/411/EC on the harmonisation of the 3400-3800 MHz frequency band for terrestrial systems capable of providing electronic communications services in the Community
     
  • 11 December 2013
    Commission Implementing Decision 2013/752/EU amending Decision 2006/771/EC on harmonisation of the radio spectrum for use by short-range devices and repealing Decision 2005/928/EC - Explanatory document.
     
  • 12 November 2013
    Commission Implementing Decision 2013/654/EU amending Commission Decision 2008/294/EC to include additional access technologies and frequency bands for mobile communications services on aircraft (MCA services).
     
  • July - December 2013 
    Derogations 
    to Member States regarding 800 MHz (Art. 6.4 RSPP) 
     
  • 23 April 2013
    Commission Implementing Decision 2013/195/EU defining the practical arrangements, uniform formats and a methodology in relation to the radio spectrum inventory established by Decision No 243/2012/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a multiannual radio spectrum policy programme.
     
  • 5 November 2012
    Commission Implementing Decision 2012/688/EU on the harmonisation of the frequency bands 1920-1980 MHz and 2110-2170 MHz for terrestrial systems capable of providing electronic communications services in the Union - Press Release
     
  • 14 March 2012
    Decision 243/2012/EU of the European Parliament and of the Council establishing a multi-annual radio spectrum policy programme (RSPP). - Press Release
     
  • 8 December 2011
    Commission Decision 2011/829/EU amending Decision 2006/771/EC on harmonisation of the radio spectrum for use by short-range devices. - Explanatory document / Implementation table (03/06/2013)
     
  • Commission Decision 2011/485/EU amending Decision 2005/50/EC of 17 January 2005 on the harmonisation of the 24 GHz range radio spectrum band for the time-limited use by automotive short-range radar equipment in the Community. - Press Release / Implementation table (10/03/2014)
     
  • 18 April 2011
    Commission Decision 2011/251/EU amending Decision 2009/766/EC on the harmonisation of the 900 MHz and 1800 MHz frequency bands for terrestrial systems capable of providing pan-European electronic communications services in the Community. - Press Release / Implementation table
  • 20 September 2010
    Documents associated with the Commission proposal for radio spectrum policy programme (RSPP) - Press Release / Memo / Executive Summary of the Impact Assessment

    Related Documents:
    Commission Recommendation 2010/572/EU of 20 September 2010 on regulated access to Next Generation Access Networks (NGA)
    Communication COM/2010/472 from the Commission to the European Parliament, the Council, the European Economic and Social Committee and the Committee of the Regions:
    European Broadband - investing in digitally driven growth COM/2010/0472 final
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  • 30 June 2010
    Commission Decision 2010/368/EU amending Decision 2006/771/EC on harmonisation of the radio spectrum for use by short-range devices Explanatory document, Implementation table (18/11/2011)
    (See above for the latest amendment of the Decision)

  • 6 May 2010
    Commission Decision 2010/267/EU on harmonised technical conditions of use in the 790-862 MHz frequency band for terrestrial systems capable of providing electronic communications services in the European Union - Press Release
     
  • 31 March 2010
    Commission Decision 2010/194/EU amending Decision 2009/1/EC granting a derogation requested by the Republic of Bulgaria pursuant to Decision 2008/477/EC on the harmonisation of the 2500 - 2690 MHz frequency band for terrestrial systems capable of providing electronic communications services in the Community
     
  • 19 March 2010
    Commission Decision 2010/166/EU on harmonised conditions of use of radio spectrum for mobile communication services on board vessels (MCV services) in the European Union - Press Release / Implementation table (18/11/2011 )
     
  • 16 December 2009
    Commission Decision 2009/978/EC amending Decision 2002/622/EC establishing a Radio Spectrum Policy Group - Press release
     
  • 26 October 2009
    Commission Decision 2009/812/EC granting a derogation requested by France pursuant to Decision 2006/771/EC on harmonisation of the radio spectrum for use by short-range devices
     
  • 16 October 2009
    Commission Decision 2009/766/EC on the harmonisation of the 900 MHz and 1800 MHz frequency bands for terrestrial systems capable of providing pan-European electronic communications services in the Community - Press release / Implementation table (30/09/2011)
    (See above for the latest amendment of the Decision)
     
  • 6 October 2009
    Commission Decision 2009/740/EC granting a derogation to France pursuant to Decision 2008/477/EC on the harmonisation of the 2500 - 2690 MHz frequency band for terrestrial systems capable of providing electronic communications services in the Community
     
  • 13 May 2009
    Commission Decision 2009/381/EC amending Decision 2006/771/EC on harmonisation of the radio spectrum for use by short-range devices - Explanatory document
    (See above for the latest amendment of the Decision)
     
  • 21 April 2009
    Commission Decision 2009/343/EC amending Decision 2007/131/EC on allowing the use of the radio spectrum for equipment using ultra-wideband technology in a harmonised manner in the Community - Implementation
     
  • 25 February 2009
    Commission Decision 2009/159/EC granting a derogation to Austria pursuant to Decision 2008/671/EC on the harmonised use of radio spectrum in the 5875 - 5905 MHz frequency band for safety-related applications of Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)
     
  • 16 December 2008
    Commission Decision 2009/1/EC granting a derogation requested by the Republic of Bulgaria pursuant to Decision 2008/477/EC on the harmonisation of the 2 500-2 690 MHz frequency band for terrestrial systems capable of providing electronic communications services in the Community. Amended by Commission Decision 2010/194/EU.
     
  • 13 August 2008
    Commission Decision 2008/673/EC amending Decision 2005/928/EC on the harmonisation of the 169,4-169,8125 MHz frequency band in the Community - Implementation table (15/09/2010)
     
  • 5 August 2008
    Commission Decision 2008/671/EC on the harmonised use of radio spectrum in the 5875 - 5905 MHz frequency band for safety related applications of Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) - Implementation table (15/09/2010)

    Related Document: Commission Decision 2009/159/EC granting a derogation to Austria pursuant to Decision 2008/671/EC on the harmonised use of radio spectrum in the 5875 - 5905 MHz frequency band for safety-related applications of Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)
     
  • 13 June 2008
    Commission Decision 2008/477/EC on the harmonisation of the 2500-2690 MHz frequency band for terrestrial systems capable of providing electronic communications services in the Community - Implementation table (15/09/2010)
     
  • 23 May 2008
    Commission Decision 2008/432/EC amending Commission Decision 2006/771/EC on harmonisation of the radio spectrum for use by short-range devices (SRD). - Explanatory document
    (See above for the latest amendment of the Decision)
     
  • 21 May 2008
    Commission Decision 2008/411/EC on the harmonisation of the 3400 - 3800 MHz frequency band for terrestrial systems capable of providing electronic communications services in the Community - Implementation table (23/10/2012)
     
  • 7 April 2008
    Commission Decision 2008/294/EC on harmonised conditions of spectrum use for the operation of mobile communication services on aircraft (MCA services) in the Community (final text)See also the Recommendation - Press release / Implementation table (15/09/2010)
     
  • 16 May 2007
    Commission Decision 2007/344/EC on harmonised availability of information regarding spectrum use within the Community
    More information: Mandates - CEPT Report - Press release / Implementation table (29/09/2009)
     
  • 22 May 2007
    Commission Decision 2007/346/EC granting a derogation requested by France pursuant to Commission Decision 2006/804/EC on harmonisation of the radio spectrum for radio frequency identification (RFID) devices operating in the ultra-high frequency (UHF) band
     
  • 21 February 2007
    Commission Decision 2007/131/EC on allowing the use of the radio spectrum for equipment using ultra-wideband technology in a harmonised manner in the Community
    More information: Mandates / Press release / MEMO / Implementation table (06/10/11)
     
  • 14 February 2007
    Commission Decision 2007/98/EC on the harmonised use of radio spectrum in the 2 GHz frequency bands for the implementation of systems providing mobile satellite services
    More information: Mandates / Implementation table (12/11/2008)
     
  • 12 February 2007
    Commission Decision 2007/90/EC amending Decision 2005/513/EC on the harmonised use of radio spectrum in the 5 GHz frequency band for the implementation of Wireless Access Systems including Radio Local Area Networks (WAS/RLANs)Implementation table (07/04/10)
     
  • 23 November 2006
    Commission Decision 2006/804/EC on harmonisation of the radio spectrum for radio frequency identification (RFID) devices operating in the ultra-high frequency (UHF) band
    Press release / Implementation table (12/11/08)

    Related Decision: Commission Decision 2007/346/EC granting a derogation requested by France pursuant to Commission Decision 2006/804/EC on harmonisation of the radio spectrum for radio frequency identification (RFID) devices operating in the ultra-high frequency (UHF) band
     
  • 9 November 2006
    Commission Decision 2006/771/EC on the harmonisation of the radio spectrum for use by short-range devices (SRD)
    More information: Mandates / Press release
    Amended by Commission Decisions 2008/432/EC , 2009/381/EC, 2010/368/EU and 2011/829/EU.

    Related Decisions:
    Commission Decision 2009/812/EC granting a derogation requested by France pursuant to Decision 2006/771/EC on harmonisation of the radio spectrum for use by short-range devices.
    Commission Decision 2007/346/EC granting a derogation requested by France pursuant to Commission Decision 2006/804/EC on harmonisation of the radio spectrum for radio frequency identification (RFID) devices operating in the ultra-high frequency (UHF) band.

     
  • 20 December 2005
    Commission Decision 2005/928/EC on the harmonisation of the 169,4-169,8125 MHz frequency band in the Community (frequency band originally designated for the ERMES paging system) More information: Mandates - CEPT Report Implementation table (12/11/08)
    (See above for the latest amendment of the Decision)
     
  • 11 July 2005
    Commission Decision 2005/513/EC on the Harmonised use of radio spectrum in the 5 GHz frequency band for the implementation of Wireless Access Systems including Radio Local Area Networks (WAS/RLANs). Corrigenda correcting factual errors in the Estonian, French and German versions were published in the OJ L 238 of 15 September 2005.
    More information: Mandates / CEPT Report /Press release / MEMO
    (See above for the latest amendment of the Decision)

    Related Document: Commission Recommendation 2003/203/EC on the harmonisation of the provision of public R-LAN access to public electronic communications networks and services in the Community (OJ L 78, 25.03.2003).
    Press release

     
  • 17 January 2005
    Commission Decision 2005/50/EC on the harmonisation of the 24 GHz range radio spectrum band for the time-limited use by automotive short-range radar equipment in the Community.
    More information: Mandates  / CEPT Report /Press Release / Implementation table (12/11/08)
    (See above for the latest amendment of the Decision).
     
  • 08 July 2004
    Commission Decision 2004/545/EC on the harmonisation of radio spectrum in the 79 GHz range for the use of automotive short-range radar equipment in the Community.
    Implementation table (12/11/08)
     
  • 26 July 2002
    Commission Decision 2002/622/EC establishing a Radio Spectrum Policy Group.
     
  • 7 March 2002
    Decision 676/2002/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council on a regulatory framework for radio spectrum policy in the European Community (Radio Spectrum Decision)