This article provides information on how to update administrative information on a license in the Universal Licensing System (ULS). You would file a request to update administrative information on a license to change information such as mailing address, phone number, or e-mail address.
Steps to Filing a Request to Update Administrative Information on a License in ULS
- Log in to ULS Online Filing with your FCC Registration Number (FRN) and password.
Note: If you are taken to the My Applications page, click My Licenses to begin the steps below.
- On the left side click Update Licenses.
- Select the licenses and click Add.
- Click Continue to navigate through the application.
Note: If you select Radio Service, Alien Ownership, Qualifications, & Demographics, or Technical Data, these options are considered a license modification. Information about license modifications is available in the Modifying a License article.
- Sign your application and click Submit Application.
Note: By typing your first and last name in the name fields you have signed your application.
FAQs - Filing a Request to Update Administrative Information on a License in ULS
Will I owe a filing fee?
Can I change the licensee name by filing a request to update administrative information on a license?
Yes, but only if the name change does not involve a change in ownership of the license or licensee. Otherwise, a transfer of control or license assignment application needs to be filed. Additional information about these types of filings is available at the Transactions Topic page.
Do I have to list my mailing address in the application?
No. However, you must provide an address where you can receive your license. A post office box is acceptable.
How do I know if my application is received at the FCC?
Applications will appear either the next business day in ULS Application Search or two businesses days later for applications filed on a weekend or federal holiday. Enter the file number in the ULS Application Search to find your application.