Spectrum Management

The Authority is mandated under the Telecommunications Act (The Act) to ensure the orderly and systematic development of the telecommunications sector.

As part of this mandate, it is responsible for planning, supervising, regulating and managing the use of the radio frequency spectrum.

The Authority has developed the following documents to facilitate the liberalisation of the relevant markets in the Telecommunications and Broadcasting Sectors.

Spectrum Management Framework
Draft Radio Spectrum Regulations
National Spectrum Plan
Spectrum Plan for the Accommodation of Broadband Wireless Access Services
Spectrum Plan for the Accommodation of Public Mobile Telecommunications Services
Spectrum Plan for the Accommodation of Radio and Television Broadcast Auxiliary Services
Refarming Plan for broadband Wireless Access Services in the 2.3 GHz, 2.5 GHz and 3.5 GHz Bands

The Trinidad and Tobago Frequency Allocation Table (TTFAT) which identifies which spectrum bands are allocated for specific services and this document is a core element of the National Spectrum Plan (NSP).

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