Unauthorized Radio Operation
October 17, 2014 (Updated)
Background Section 301 of the Communications Act of 1934 prohibits the “use or operation of any...
Distribution, Sale and Use of Wireless Microphones Operating in the 700 MHz Band Prohibited
January 31, 2014 (Updated)
As of June 12, 2010, use of wireless microphones (and similar devices certified as “low power...
Where can I get help on the Electronic Comment Filing System (ECFS)?
May 17, 2011 (Published)
The Federal Communications Commission's Electronic Comment Filing System (ECFS) serves as the...
Low Power FM (LPFM) Radio
February 24, 2014 (Updated)
Background In January 2000, the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) created a special class of...
Personal Radio Services (PRS) - Keeping in Touch
October 20, 2014 (Updated)
Background Have you ever been in a place where you can’t use your wireless telephone — like skiing...
IP Relay Service
November 25, 2014 (Updated)
Internet Protocol Relay Service allows persons with a hearing or speech disability to use...
Interference: Defining the Source
October 22, 2014 (Updated)
Background Interference is any unwanted radio frequency signal that prevents you from watching...
OET - Measurement procedures
May 10, 2011 (Published)
OET Measurement Procedure 1 (February 1983)FCC Methods of Measurements for Determining Compliance...
What is the Antenna Structure Registration program?
May 9, 2011 (Published)
The Antenna Structure Registration (ASR) program allows the FCC to fulfill its statutory duty to...
How to File Applications with the FCC
July 15, 2011 (Published)
Listed below is contact information for filing applications with the Commission's Bureaus.