Slovakia opens 3.5GHz auction consultation

18 Mar 2021

Slovakia’s Office for Regulation of Electronic Communications & Postal Services (Regulacny urad, RU) has opened a consultation into the award of 5G-capable 3.5GHz spectrum. Existing rights in that band expire between December 2024 and August 2025 and the regulator is looking to auction spectrum between 3440MHz and 3800MHz by the end of this year. Bidders will be limited to a maximum of 100MHz each.