Implementation status


ECC/DEC/(16)02 of 17 June 2016 on harmonised technical conditions and frequency bands for the implementation of Broadband Public Protection and Disaster Relief (BB-PPDR) systems amended on 8 March 2019

Implementation Summary
Yes 9
Yes Partly 11
Committed 2
Planned 2
Under study 9
See remarks 0
No 1
No info 12
Country Implementation Status Date Remarks
Albania Under study 13-11-2017
Andorra No info
Austria Under study 13-11-2017
Azerbaijan No info
Belgium Yes Partly 13-03-2023 No BB-PPDR in the bands 410-170 MHz
Bosnia and Herzegovina Under study 07-01-2020
Bulgaria Yes Partly 31-05-2020 Implemented by the National frequency allocation plan. After May 31, 2020 the frequency bands 698-703 MHz/753-758 MHz shall be used for PPDR
Croatia Committed 19-06-2017
Cyprus Under study 25-01-2022
Czech Republic Under study 24-09-2018
Denmark Yes 18-12-2017
Estonia Yes Partly 19-06-2017 The following frequency bands are implemented: 698-703 MHz (uplink), 753-758 MHz (downlink), 733-736 MHz (uplink), 788-791 MHz (downlink).
Finland Planned 19-06-2017
France Yes Partly 16-03-2020 Limited to the 700 MHz band
Georgia No info
Germany Yes Partly 30-09-2021 The following frequency bands are implemented: 698-703 MHz (uplink), 753-758 MHz (downlink), 733-736 MHz (uplink), 788-791 MHz (downlink).
Greece No info
Hungary Planned 09-03-2023 Some subbands in the 400 MHz and 700 MHz ranges are planned for BB-PPDR in Decree No. 7/2015 (XI.13.)NMHH on the national frequency allocation and the rules of using frequency bands
Iceland Yes Partly 30-11-2021 700 MHz under study
Ireland Under study 19-06-2017 Subject to demand
Italy Yes 21-10-2019 implemented by the decree of Ministry of the Economic Development of 5 October 2018 and published in the Italian Official Gazette No. 244 dated 19 October 2018
Latvia Yes Partly 19-06-2017
Liechtenstein No info
Lithuania Yes 22-05-2018 470--790 MHz band Development Plan
Luxembourg Committed 07-03-2024
Malta No info
Moldova Under study 13-11-2017
Monaco No info
Montenegro Yes 21-03-2023 Implemented through reference in the National Frequency Allocation Table
Netherlands Yes Partly 23-11-2021 Decides 2 a and c have been implemented.
North Macedonia Under study 19-06-2017
Norway Under study 19-06-2017
Poland Yes Partly 23-08-2018 700 MHz - under study
Portugal No info
Romania No info
San Marino No info
Serbia Yes 03-07-2020 Implementation per 3 July 2020 through reference in the national table of frequency allocations
Slovak Republic Yes 26-01-2024
Slovenia Yes 13-11-2017 NTFA
Spain Yes 24-12-2021
Sweden No 22-04-2021
Switzerland Yes Partly 01-01-2022 The following frequency bands are implemented: 698-703 MHz (uplink), 753-758 MHz (downlink); 733-736 MHz (uplink), 788-791 MHz (downlink).
Türkiye Yes Partly 19-06-2017 452-457 MHz/462-467 MHz has been assigned to BB-PPDR service
Ukraine No info
United Kingdom Yes 19-06-2017 UK BB-PPDR operation will be via commercial networks (Considerings; d, e, f and g). Spectrum in the band 698-703 MHz (uplink) / 753-758 MHz (downlink) is not planned for UK use
Vatican City No info