More about "Italy"
Future Italian consultation on spectrum for private 5G
Apr 30, 2021
by Toby Youell

The Italian regulator, Agcom, will consult on the use of 5G spectrum for private networks. This follows an RSPG Opinion on the matter. The discussion document is available here, while the notice of the future consultation is available here. Read more...

Italian consultation on 3.5 GHz band licence renewal fees
Mar 01, 2021
by Toby Youell

The Italian regulator, Agcom, is consulting on the fees it should charge for licences in the 3.5 GHz band that are being extended until 2029. This consultation follows an October 2020 Order from the Lazio Regional Administrative Court, which ruled that Agcom must develop fees payable by licensees in the… Read more...

Release of 694-790 MHz, 3600-3800 MHz and 26.5-27.5 GHz bands for 5G
Mar 12, 2018
by Martin Sims

The consultation follows an Italian law passed in December 2017 and concerns the three 5G pioneer bands identified by the EU's Radio Spectrum Policy Group: 700 MHz, 3.6-3.8 GHz and 26 GHz. The full consultation is available online. It appears not to contain specific proposals, rather inviting interested parties to… Read more...

Italy: 3.5 GHz Consultation
Nov 20, 2017
by Patrick Gahan

Italy's regulator AGCOM  has launched a consultation on the extension of usage rights in the 3.5 GHz band in response to request made by the existing licence holders; Tiscali, Go Internet, Linkem and Telecom Italia. The above operators were awarded 15 year licences in 2008 which are due to expire in… Read more...

Italy 5G
Apr 03, 2017
by PolicyTracker

The Italian Authority for Communications (AGCOM) has launched a wide-ranging consultation on 5G. The consultation is titled Investigation Concerning the Growth Prospects of Wireles and Mobile Systems Towards the 5G and the Use of New Portions of the Spectrum above 6 GHz. Interested parties have until 26 June to respond.… Read more...

Italy plans five 5G city trials in 3.4-3.8 GHz band by 2020
Mar 20, 2017
by PolicyTracker

Italian undersecretary for economic development in charge of telecommunications Antonello Giacomelli said that that five cities would be able to run 5G trials in the 3.4-3.8 GHz band. An auction of spectrum in that band will be held in 2018. Different cities will be used to trial different aspects of… Read more...

Proposals for new frequencies to be allocated to mobile operators
Dec 17, 2015
by PolicyTracker

Italy's telecoms regulator has released a consultation document for what it describes as its "big auction" of 300 MHz of spectrum. This includes both the digital dividend 800 MHz band and the 2.6 GHz band, which several other countries have grouped together for a 4G auction, as well as new… Read more...

Plan of Allocation of Frequencies – Consultation on the draft revision
Dec 17, 2015
by PolicyTracker

The Italian Ministry of Economic Development has issued a consultation on its proposal to amend the country's radio regulations in order to transpose various rulings from international institutions in to Italian law. These include the final acts of WRC 12, European Commission Decisions, and CEPT recommendations. In particular, the Ministry is seeking… Read more...

The use of frequency band 2.6 GHz for electronic communications services
Dec 17, 2015
by PolicyTracker

The Italian regulator, AGCOM, has asked for views on the allocation of the 2.6GHz band. The consultation notes that this has been designated as one of the first bands to be licensed under the technology neutral WAPECS initiative and says the band would be suitable for WiMAX or LTE services.… Read more...