Statement: Changes to the licence exemption for Wireless Telegraphy Device (Short range devices and Railway Level Crossing Radar Sensor Systems)

  • Start: 11 December 2019
  • Status: Statement published
  • End: 17 January 2020

Statement published 2 June 2020

This statement set out Ofcom’s decisions to make new regulations by statutory instruments. The regulations amend the existing Wireless Telegraphy licence exemption criteria for short range devices (SRDs) within the 874 to 876 and 915 to 921 MHz bands and presents an Ofcom decision to revoke the licence exemption for the use of Railway Level Crossing Radar Sensor Systems so we can introduce a national licence for this equipment.

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European Utility Telecom Council (PDF File, 2.0 MB) Organisation
IEEE 802.18 Radio Regulatory Technical Advisory Group (PDF File, 152.4 KB) Organisation
Itron Metering UK Ltd (PDF File, 251.6 KB) Organisation
LoRa Alliance (PDF File, 147.6 KB) Organisation
Low Power Radio Association (PDF File, 124.0 KB) Organisation
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