Implementation status


ECC Decision of 5 July 2002 on the designation and availability of frequency bands for railway purposes in the 876-880 MHz and 921-925 MHz bands, amended on 8 March 2013

Implementation Summary
Yes 38
Yes Partly 0
Committed 0
Planned 0
Under study 0
See remarks 0
No 4
No info 6
Country Implementation Status Date Remarks
Albania Yes 04-10-2010 Implemented through reference in the National Frequency Allocation Table, Government Decision Nr.479, Dt. 06.05.2009.
Andorra No info
Austria Yes 11-05-2012
Azerbaijan No info
Belarus Yes 20-12-2012
Belgium Yes 01-09-2009 Reference in national allocatioon table. RGSM law
Bosnia and Herzegovina No 11-05-2012 GSM-R not implemented in BiH
Bulgaria Yes 01-09-2009 Implemented through a reference in the National Frequency Allocation Table and Technical requirements for the operation of the land mobile networks and the relevant equipment
Croatia Yes 01-09-2009 Implemented through reference in the NTFA. GSM-R not yet deployed
Cyprus No 27-03-2013 Please note that there are no railways in Cyprus
Czech Republic Yes 26-02-2020 VO-R/1/12.2018-8
Denmark Yes 01-09-2009 Implementation through reference in the national table of frequency allocations
Estonia Yes 11-05-2012 Specific measures adopted.<br> Implemented through reference in "The Estonian radio frequency allocation plan"
Finland Yes 01-09-2009 Implemented by Regulations FICORA 4 on radio frequency regulation and FICORA 15 on collective frequencies for licence-exempt radio transmitters and on their use, see _x00D_
France Yes 01-09-2009 Implemented in the NFAT see F48C and ARCEP Decision 05-631 (876-880/921-925 MHz)
Georgia No info
Germany Yes 01-09-2009
Greece Yes 11-05-2012
Hungary Yes 01-09-2009 National footnote H117 of the National Table of Frequency Allocations, which was published by Decree No. 15/2012 (XII.29.)NMHH, and Decree No. 2/2013 (I.7.)NMHH on establishing the rules of use for frequency bands that may be used for civil purposes
Iceland No 24-07-2012 No railways
Ireland Yes 20-12-2012
Italy Yes 10-06-2011 Implemented by the decree of Ministry of the Economic Development of 13 November 2008 and published in the Italian Official Gazette No. 273 dated 21 November 2008
Latvia Yes 11-05-2012
Liechtenstein Yes 11-05-2012
Lithuania Yes 01-09-2009 Implemented by Order No. 1V-1160 of the Director of the Communications Regulatory Authority of 24 December 2008 on the Aproval of the Plan for the Use of Radio Frequencies
Luxembourg Yes 29-09-2010 Through reference in Luxembourg's national table of frequency allocations
Malta No 27-03-2013 No railways
Moldova Yes 11-05-2012 GSM-R not yet deployed
Monaco No info
Montenegro Yes 09-11-2011 Through reference in the NFAT.<br> GSM-R not yet deployed
Netherlands Yes 11-05-2012
North Macedonia Yes 01-09-2009
Norway Yes 01-09-2009 National table of frequency allocations,
Poland Yes 20-12-2012
Portugal Yes 11-05-2012 "Press release containing the Decision published (Spectru no 116, February 2009). Adoption of the amended version dated 8 March 2013 underway
Romania Yes 04-10-2010 Included in the National Table of Frequency Allocations (
Russian Federation Yes 11-11-2011 Under provisions established by the SRFC Decision 10-06-03-3 of 19 February 2010
San Marino No info
Serbia Yes 27-03-2013 According to the National Allocation Plan of the Republic of Serbia, frequency band 876-880 MHz paired with 921-925 MHz is allocated to the GSM-R. However, GSM-R system is not implemented in Serbia yet
Slovak Republic Yes 11-05-2012
Slovenia Yes 01-09-2009 NTFA
Spain Yes 11-05-2012
Sweden Yes 04-10-2010 Implemented by the National Frequency Allocation Table
Switzerland Yes 05-03-2014
Turkey Yes 04-06-2012
Ukraine Yes 30-03-2011
United Kingdom Yes 11-05-2012
Vatican City No info