Frequency management

By virtue of Article 13 of the Act of 13 June 2005 on electronic communications, BIPT is in charge of:

  • managing the radio frequency spectrum;

  • examining requests for use of radio frequency spectrum, with the exception of requests destined for radio and television broadcasting;

  • coordinating the radio frequencies, both on national and on international level;

  • monitoring the use of spectrum.

The three Communities (Flemish, French and German-speaking) are responsible for the examination of the requests for radio frequency spectrum use destined for radio and television broadcasting.