Satellite Services

Service Description

Earth Station:

Spectrum authorization issued for every Earth station antenna communicating with a satellite. Spectrum authorization has to be obtained for any Earth station antenna, regardless of the direction of transmission, and for the use of any frequency bands.


Spectrum authorization issued for Very Small Aperture Terminals (VSAT), which are not subject to a class authorization. VSATs operating under a licensed service provider are class authorized.


Spectrum authorization issued for the licensed GMPCS service provider for the use of the L-band frequency spectrum to provide GMPCS services to the public


Spectrum authorization issued for Earth station in motion mounted on land based vehicles. Aeronautical and maritime ESIMs are included in the aircraft and ship licenses


Service Steps
  • 1 Step 1

    Fill in and submit the application for wireless authorization along with the required documents

  • 2 Step 2

    Payment of spectrum fees through the specified payment channels in accordance with TDRA spectrum fees regulations

  • 3 Step 3

    Collect wireless authorization issued by TDRA online

Expected Time

25 days

Service Channels

Mobile Application

TDRA Website

Customer Happiness Center Abu Dhabi

Customer Happiness Center Dubai

Service Conditions
  • Fill in the application form
  • Pay spectrum fees

Rate the service

Required Documents

Letter of the annual frequency allocation quota for the service provider (for GMPCS services)

Payment Channels
  • E-Payment
  • E-Dirham

Last updated :

02/06/2022 16:25

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