CITC consults on spectrum allocations for WLAN applications

15 Jun 2021

The Communications and Information Technology Commission (CITC) has opened a public consultation on its Radio Spectrum Allocation and Use Regulation for WLAN Applications regulations. The document introduces updates to the allocation and use regulations of the WLAN frequency bands in Saudi Arabia and identifies new spectrum for the use of WLAN applications in the 6GHz and 60GHz bands. These updates aim to enable the latest wireless technologies in the Kingdom, which include the sixth generation of Wi-Fi technologies (WiFi-6e), WiGig technology, Virtual Reality (VR) and Augmented Reality (AR) and IoT. Interested parties are invited to submit their comments by 8 July 2021.

Saudi Arabia, Communications and IT Commission (CITC)