Spectrum information

10 May 2017

UK Frequency Allocation Table 2013 PDF, 2.6 MB

Spectrum Information System (SIS)

This system provides a range of information about authorisations, licences and trades.

FAQs about the SIS

Interactive Spectrum Map

The Interactive Spectrum Map is an easy way to browse and search how different spectrum bands are used in the United Kingdom.

EFIS

The European Frequency Information system (EFIS) allows you to search for and compare spectrum use across Europe.

Interface requirements

IR 2000 Point-to-Point Fixed Wireless Systems Operating in Fixed Service Frequency Bands Administered by Ofcom PDF, 147.8 KB
March 2014

IR 2001, IR 2003 and IR 2004 were replaced by IR 2044 on 7 March 2005

IR 2005 - Wideband Transmission Systems operating in the 2.4 GHz ISM Band and Using Wide Band Modulation Techniques PDF, 73.1 KB

IR 2006 - Wireless Access Systems (WAS) including RLANs operating in the 5150-5725 MHz band PDF, 42.0 KB

IR 2007 - Fixed Broadband Services operating in the frequency range 5725-5850 MHz PDF, 85.2 KB

IR2009 Private Mobile Radio operating in the licence exempt analogue PMR 446 and Digital PMR 446 frequency bands PDF, 119.5 KB

IR 2010 was replaced by IR 2044 on 7 March 2005

IR 2011 - Analogue and digital cordless telephony service PDF, 107.1 KB

IR 2012 and IR 2013 were replaced by IR 2044 on 7 March 2005

IR 2014 - Public Wireless Networks PDF, 138.4 KB
Updated April 2014

IR 2015 – Spectrum Access in the 3400 to 4009 MHz band PDF, 130.8 KB

IR 2016 - Land mobile satellite systems PDF, 185.0 KB
Published June 2013

IR 2017 - Remote meter reading operator services PDF, 47.5 KB

IR 2018 was replaced by IR 2044 on 7 March 2005

IR 2019 - Third Generation Mobile PDF, 147.4 KB
Updated October 2010

IR 2020 - Radar 9 GHz Band (non-SOLAS) in the Maritime Radionavigation Service for ships and shore stations PDF, 115.2 KB

IR 2021 - VHF Transmitters and Receivers for use at Coast Stations in the Maritime Mobile Service PDF, 114.9 KB

IR 2022 – Broadcast transmitters operating in frequency bands administered by Ofcom PDF, 129.1 KB

IR 2023 - Transmitters and receivers in the MF/HF bands for use at coast stations in the maritime mobile service PDF, 46.7 KB

IR 2024 - Portable radiotelephone equipment in the maritime mobile service operating in the VHF bands (for non-GMDSS applications only) PDF, 46.9 KB

IR 2025 - Shipborne automatic identification system in the VHF band of the maritime mobile service PDF, 47.3 KB

IR 2026 - VHF radiotelephone equipment for general communications and associated equipment for Class 'D' Digital Selective Calling (DSC) PDF, 39.8 KB
IR 2026 was rebranded on 22 May 2009

IR 2027 (FM) PDF, 39.7 KB

IR 2027.2 (AM/ SSB/ DSB) PDF, 65.6 KB
Uploaded June 2014

IR 2028 - Amateur Radio Licences - Foundation, Intermediate and Full PDF, 65.4 KB

IR 2029 - UK Radio Interface Requirement 2029 for Maritime Emergency Position indicating Radio Beacons (EPIRBs) intended for use on the frequency 121,5MHz or the frequencies 121,5 MHz and 243 MHz for homing purposes only PDF, 109.4 KB

IR 2030 - Licence Exempt Short Range Devices PDF, 651.3 KB
June 2014

IR 2031 - For Racons (3GHz and 9GHz) in the maritime radionavigation service PDF, 54.7 KB

IR 2032 - For transmission of differential correction signals of Global Navigation Satellite Systems (DGNSS) from Maritime Radio stations in the Frequency Bands 162.4375-162.4625 and 163.0125-163.03125 MHz PDF, 63.2 KB

IR 2033 - For a universal shipborne automatic identification system using time division multiple access in the VHF band of the maritime mobile service for use at coast station and unmanned maritime buoys PDF, 55.0 KB

IR 2034 - For Radio Beacons of the Maritime Radiodetermination Service in the Frequency Band 283.5-315 kHz PDF, 63.2 KB

IR 2035 Maritime UHF on-board communications systems and equipment PDF, 79.5 KB

IR 2037 - Performance parameters for fixed UHF network for telemetry, telecontrol or data services PDF, 91.3 KB

IR 2038 - Programme Making and Special Events PDF, 202.9 KB
Updated on 14 March 2006

IR 2040 and IR 2041 were replaced by IR 2043 on 16 February 2005

IR 2042 - Maritime Personal Locator Beacons (PLBs) intended for use with the COSPAS-SARSAT PDF, 59.7 KB

IR 2043 - Broadband Fixed Wireless Access radio systems operating in the 28 GHz frequency band PDF, 128.9 KB
This replaced IR 2040 and IR 2041 on 16 February 2005 and was updated on 1 June 2005

IR 2044 - Business Radio Land Mobile Services PDF, 86.1 KB

IR 2045 - Concurrent Spectrum Access PDF, 77.2 KB

IR 2046 : Spectrum Access Devices operating in the 1785 – 1805 MHz band PDF, 92.9 KB
Published August 2006

IR 2047 - Spectrum Access 10 GHz PDF, 117.3 KB

IR 2048 - Spectrum Access 28 GHz PDF, 119.5 KB

IR 2049 - Spectrum Access 32 GHz PDF, 116.3 KB

IR 2081 - UK Interface Requirement 2081 : Ship Radar Target Enhancer PDF, 108.0 KB

IR 2082 - UK Interface Requirement 2082 PDF, 125.3 KB

IR 2083 - UK Interface Requirement PDF, 112.3 KB

IR 2084 – land use of Personal Locator Beacons (PLBs) PDF, 120.7 KB

IR 2085 – Tetra Apollo Network PDF, 109.8 KB

IR 2086 – Safety-related Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) PDF, 113.6 KB

IR 2087 – 900 / 1800 MHz LTE and WiMAX PDF, 127.7 KB

IR 2089 GNSS Repeater Interface Requirements PDF, 173.5 KB

IR 2090 - UK Interface Requirement 2090 Terrestrial systems capable of providing electronic communications services in the 800 MHz band PDF, 144.1 KB
Published March 2013

IR 2092 - UK Interface Requirements 2092 Terrestrial systems capable of providing electronic communications services in the frequency bands 1920-1980 MHz and 2110-2170 MHz PDF, 128.4 KB
Updated April 2014

IR 2093 – UK Interface Requirement 2093 Earth Stations on Mobile Platforms (ESOMPs) PDF, 142.1 KB
Published February 2014

IR 2095 - UK Interface Requirement for High Duty Cycle Network Relay Points (NRP) PDF, 88.7 KB

IR 2096 - UK Interface Requirement for White Space Devices (WSDs) PDF, 155.3 KB
Published January 2016

IR 2097 - Terrestrial systems capable of providing electronic communications services in the 3.4 to 3.8 GHz band PDF, 97.3 KB
Published February 2016

IR 2098 - Terrestrial systems capable of providing electronic communications services in the 2.3 GHz band PDF, 80.1 KB
Published February 2016

IR 2099 - UK Interface Requirement for Manually Configurable White Space Devices (MCWSDs) PDF, 158.7 KB
Published January 2016