Indotel unveils 5G tender specifications

4 Jan 2021

The Dominican Telecommunications Institute (Instituto Dominicano de las Telecomunicaciones, Indotel) presented the tender specifications for its planned 5G auction at an online event held on 28 December. The regulatory authority confirmed that the sale process will involve the allocation of frequencies in the 698MHz-806MHz (700MHz) and 3300MHz to 3460MHz (3.5GHz) bands. As per Indotel documentation, nine 2×5MHz blocks of 700MHz spectrum will be made available, alongside 16 10MHz blocks of 3.5GHz spectrum. The sale process will commence this month and is expected to conclude in August. All licences will have a duration of 20 years.

Dominican Republic, Dominican Telecommunications Institute (Indotel)