Active Alerts

Due to scheduled maintenance, CORES users will be unable to authenticate to the system March 6, 2021 between 12:00 PM and 3:00 PM EST.

Effective: March 6, 2021 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
System: Commission Registration System (CORES)

EAS, KDB and TCB will be unavailable on Saturday, March 6th, 12-3 PM EST, due to maintenance.

Effective: March 5, 2021 8:00 am - March 6, 2021 3:00 pm
System: Equipment Authorization System (EAS)

Weekly Application and License Database Files Incomplete

Effective: March 1, 2021
System: Universal Licensing System (ULS)

A technical problem prevented the system from creating complete versions of the weekly database files for Assignments and Transfers, FRC Applications, General Mobile Radio Service (GMRS) and Antenna Structure Registration Weekend -Tower
We are looking into the problem and expect to have these files recreated and available no later than COB Tuesday.

CORES Paper Mail Disruption

Effective: March 25, 2020
System: Commission Registration System (CORES)

Due to the ongoing health crisis, the FCC will temporarily discontinue its practice of mailing letters to CORES account holders to memorialize the following actions:

  • Registration Confirmation
  • Password Notification
  • Password Reset
  • Password Security Question Reset
  • Registration Update

We apologize for the inconvenience. We will resume this service when the FCC returns to full work capacity.

Title: Effective Friday, March 5, 2021 from 10:00 PM to Tuesday, March 9, 12:00 AM: Nightly Batch Processing Down for Scheduled Maintenance

System: Universal Licensing System (ULS)

All ULS applications submitted Friday, March 5, 2021 through Monday, March 8, 2021 will be processed on Tuesday, March 9, 2021.

Report & Order FCC 20-184 – Amendment of Application Fees

System: Universal Licensing System (ULS)

Report & Order FCC 20-184 – Amendment of Application Fees - On December 29, 2020 the Commission released a Report and Order in MD Docket 20-270 “Amendment of the Schedule of Application Fees Set Forth in Sections 1.1102 through 1.1109 of the Commission’s Rules”.  The fee changes outlined in this order will not take effect until the requisite notice has been provided to Congress, the FCC’s information technology systems and internal procedures have been updated, and the Commission publishes notice(s) in the Federal Register announcing the effective date of such rules. Please continue to use the current Wireless Telecommunications Fee Guide for fees related to applications filed in ULS.


Active Warnings

Effective Saturday, March 6, 2021 from 12:00 PM to, Saturday, March 6, 4:00 PM: Universal Licensing System (ULS) System Down for Scheduled Maintenance

Effective: March 6, 2021 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
System: Universal Licensing System (ULS)

Universal Licensing System (including License Manager, Tower Construction Notification System, E-106 System, Antenna Structure Registration Online Filing) will be down for scheduled maintenance starting at 12:00 PM EDT on Saturday, March 6, 2021 until 4:00 PM EDT Saturday, March 6, 2021.

Daily Transaction Files Delayed

Effective: March 2, 2021
System: Universal Licensing System (ULS)

The Daily Transaction Files for the ULS databases were not created. We are working on the problem and expect the files to be available later today.


Active Notices

NEW PAGE: Instructions on Printing Official License in ULS

System: Universal Licensing System (ULS)

New Instructions Page for downloading your granted ULS Authorization.

There are no items on circulation.

System: General Website Alert (GEN)