Implementation status


ECC Decision of 15 November 2002 on exemption from individual licensing of GSM-R mobile terminals operating within the frequency bands 876-880 MHz and 921-925 MHz for railway purposes, amended on 11 March 2011

Implementation Summary
Yes 27
Yes Partly 0
Committed 1
Planned 0
Under study 1
See remarks 0
No 5
No info 14
Country Implementation Status Date Remarks
Albania No info
Andorra No info
Austria Yes 26-02-2014
Azerbaijan No info
Belarus Yes 20-12-2012
Belgium Yes 04-01-2018
Bosnia and Herzegovina No 16-05-2012 GSM-R not implemented in BiH
Bulgaria Yes 25-07-2012
Croatia Yes 09-11-2011 Implemented through reference in the NTFA. Issued general licence OD-167
Cyprus Yes 29-05-2012
Czech Republic Yes 26-02-2020 VO-R/1/12.2018-8
Denmark Yes 10-07-2012 Implementation through reference in the national table of frequency allocations and executive order (at present No 758 of 1 June 2015)
Estonia Yes 08-06-2012 Implemented through reference in "Conditions for use of radio frequencies and technical requirements for radio equipment exempted from frequency authorisation"
Finland No 24-10-2012
France Yes 13-07-2011 Terminal equipment is exempted from individual licence in accordance with the French telecommunications law. See
Georgia No info
Germany No 07-06-2011 Germany has already assigned the extension band for GSM-R. ECC Decisions (02)09 and (02)10 are restricted to the GSM-R core band. It is technically impossible to apply different authorisation regulations for parts of the tuning range of the same equipment (GSM-R terminals)
Greece Yes 04-01-2018
Hungary Yes 05-07-2012 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
Ireland Yes 04-03-2014
Italy Yes 05-07-2012
Latvia Yes 23-01-2014
Liechtenstein No info
Lithuania Yes 14-11-2011 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 25-06-2012 Through reference in Luxembourg's national table of frequency allocations
Malta No 12-01-2016
Moldova No info
Monaco No info
Montenegro Yes 09-11-2011
Netherlands Yes 07-09-2012
North Macedonia Yes 01-06-2012
Norway Yes 06-07-2012 National table of frequency allocations,
Poland Yes 18-07-2018
Portugal Committed 05-03-2014 Adoption process underway
Romania No info
Russian Federation No info
San Marino No info
Serbia No info
Slovak Republic No info
Slovenia Yes 14-11-2011 2014/53/EU (RED)
Spain Yes 22-10-2015
Sweden Yes 24-07-2012 Implemented by PTS Licence Exemption Regulations
Switzerland Yes 05-03-2014
Turkey Yes 04-06-2012
Ukraine Under study 30-03-2011
United Kingdom No info
Vatican City No info