The ‎ Communications Regulatory Authority (CRA) is the Communications Regulator in the state of Qatar established by virtue of Emiri Decree (42) in 2014. The CRA regulates the Telecommunications and Information Technology sector, postal services, access to digital media and spectrum. The CRA encourages and supports an open and competitive Information & Communications Technology (ICT) sector that provides advanced, innovative, and reliable communications services. Balancing the rights of consumers with the needs of service providers is at the heart of everything the CRA does.

Class License for Resale of Telecommunications Services


The class license for resale of telecommunications services enables hotels, public call offices, Internet cafes and wireless Internet zones, to resell telecommunications services on a non-exclusive basis. The parties can resell all types of telecommunications services from any Individual Public Telecommunications Operator licensed in Qatar, however they must notify ictQATAR prior to offering such services.

Note: Amended on September 29, 2013.