RRT launches consultation on GSM spectrum auction

14 Aug 2015

Lithuania’s Communications Regulatory Authority (RRT) has initiated a public consultation regarding its planned auction for spectrum in the 880MHz-915MHz and 925-960MHz paired frequency ranges, as well as the 1710MHz-1785MHz and 1805MHz-1880MHz paired bands. The country’s three mobile network operators Omnitel, Tele2 and Bite Lithuania have the right to use the frequencies for wireless telephony and data services until 31 October 2017. The draft document details the auction procedure, reserve prices, qualification requirements for participants and other conditions of the planned sale. All interested parties are able to submit comments and suggestions on the plans to the RRT by 14 September 2015.