Amateur Radio

24 June 2010

Amateur radio, sometimes known as ham radio, is both a hobby and a service that uses various types of radio equipment, allowing communication with other radio amateurs for the purpose of self-training, recreation and public service.

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Apply for or amend your Amateur radio licence

Manage your personal information and apply for all amateur radio licences using our online portal.

Information for amateur radio licensees

Fees, regulations, technical information and more.

Licence misuse and licence revocation

What you can do if you encounter abuse.

Licensing updates

Recent updates from Ofcom on notices of variation, licence revocations and more.