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.

Radio Spectrum Policy for the State of Qatar - Consultation

Monday, October 4, 2010

This Public Consultation document outlines the proposed Radio Spectrum Policy to be issued by ictQATAR in accordance with Decree Law No. (34) of 2006 and the Telecommunications Law and related legislation. Spectrum is a fundamental, finite and valuable national resource which belongs to the State of Qatar, and which ictQATAR is mandated to manage on behalf of the State.

Spectrum is important to all sectors of the communications services industry and other strategic industries. In this Public Consultation, ictQATAR seeks views and comments from interested parties on the proposed Radio Spectrum Policy for the State of Qatar. ictQATAR will carefully consider all submissions received through this consultation process in finalising the Policy. However, ictQATAR is not obliged to take a final position on Radio Spectrum Policy based on this document alone or the views submitted by any third party.