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Media Bureau Filing Systems and Databases


        Call Sign Reservation and Authorization System

        Children's Television

        Electronic Filing for Cable Operators

          FCC Registration Number

          • FRN Manager -- Associate an FRN with a Facility ID number.

          Licensing and Management System (LMS)

          • Licensing and Management System (LMS)
            LMS is the Media Bureau's Internet based system which permits electronic filing of broadcast radio and television application forms with the FCC. LMS will eventually replaces the CDBS e-filing system. Currently Video Division services, full-power TV , Class A, Low Power Television and TV Translator stations that seek to file applications for construction permits and applications for a license to cover a construction can use LMS to file such applications. Also, all of notifications or Special temporary requests related to these stations can be filed using LMS. We will be adding more filing Schedules on an ongoing basis to LMS. For a complete list of releases visit the LMS login page and click on LMS Releases.
          last reviewed/updated 7/30/15

          For more information pertaining to the Media Bureau, please call:  (202) 418-7200.


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