EC Opens Public Consultation On UHF Band November 2014

The European Commission’s Radio Spectrum Policy Group (RSPG) published on November 12th their  “Draft RSPG Opinion on a long-term strategy on the future use of the UHF band (470-790 MHz) in the European Union”  They have now launched a public consultation on this document which is open for submittals until 12th January 2015. The RSPG intends, in particular, to select at its next meeting a deadline for making the band 694 – 790 MHz available for effective use for electronic communications services. Two dates are currently under consideration i.e. 2020 and 2022 The full text of their draft opinion is available on the link below:

http://rspg-spectrum.eu/wp-content/uploads/2013/11/RSPG14-585rev1-Draft-Opinion-UHF.pdf