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.

Regulatory Instruction to Service Providers, Developers and Building Owners

Saturday, August 24, 2013

This document sets out the principles and rules to be followed for the installation, operations and access by licensed telecommunications networks and Service Providers to any telecommunications facilities, services and physical infrastructure for telecommunications networks and services throughout the State of Qatar.

This Instruction is directed towards any authorized and/or licensed Service Providers to the public intending to roll a network and/or provide services to the public in Qatar. Moreover, the Instruction shall also apply to all the developers of housing and public infrastructure as well as to building owners in the country.