3.5GHz BWA licence applications due by 5 Oct

11 Sep 2015

Romanian regulator ANCOM has launched the selection procedure for the upcoming 3.4GHz-3.8GHz broadband wireless access (BWA) licence auction, with a deadline for applications set as 5 October. Qualified bidders will be announced by 12 October. If demand exceeds the available spectrum resources, a primary auction round is scheduled to begin on 26 October 2015. New concessions in the band – currently occupied by Radiocom, 2K Telecom, Orange, Vodafone and UPC – will take effect on 1 January 2016 for ten years.