Subtel opens consultation on 5G plan

26 Jul 2018

Chile’s Department of Telecommunications (Subsecretaria de Telecomunicaciones, Subtel) has opened a public consultation for its National Plan for 5G, with a view to gathering information and proposals that the regulator can use to formulate a definitive development plan for 5G. As such, the regulator is soliciting the views of the public as well as academics, companies, consumer organisations, public sector agencies and non-governmental organisations (NGOs). The consultation documents covers the following subjects: the priorities and objectives of the 5G plan; potential services and applications; efficient management of radio spectrum; regulatory principles; user rights; network security; and the preparation of a road map for the technology. Subtel is accepting comments on the plan until 23 August. The relevant documents can be found here: