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BOTSWANA: TYPE APPROVAL IS PERMANENT

Botswana: Type Approval is permanentNow type approval certificates are permanent in Botswana. BOCRA confirmed this new provision by an official communication on its website recently. Note that this provision has been in effect since July 30 and applies to all stakeholders. GOOD TO KNOW QUESTIONS ANSWERS What should we do with already expired certificates? Customers can apply for the permanent certificate What is the case with certificates that expire soon? Customers must apply 3 months before the certificates expire to…

DRC : CONFIRMATION OF THE VALIDITY OF CERTIFICATES

Confirmation of the validity of certificates

ARPTC in the DRC recently confirmed the new validity of certificates according to the category of equipment. As a reminder, in our newsletter n ° 90 of October 07, 2019, the regulator announced that it would make changes to the validity of certificates depending on the category of equipment. Indeed, this new validity applies to new projects that will be subject to approval. Note that the information that must appear on the label is as follows: Certificate number Homologation /…

FLASH – MOROCCO: NEW PROVISION

The regulatory authority recently published a new decision on the conditions of use of low power and short range equipment (A2FP). According to Article 9 of this decision, any installation of the type (A2FP) or forming a local radio network must be subject to prior approval under Articles 15 and 16 of the aforementioned law n ° 24-96. Information on the use of the related frequency bands is published on the regulator’s website in French. As a reminder, this decision…

ARCEP-BURKINA

Death of Mr. Souleyman Zabré head of the Inspection and Spectrum Control department of ARCEP Burkina last Monday. This situation could slow down activities within ARCEP in the coming days.…

RURA –RWANDA: NEW REGULATION FOR ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION EQUIPMENT

 Recall that the regulator had launched in 2019 a public consultation to this effect. The new regulation are not yet implemented but they are approved. The effective date will be communicated soon. Local Applicant: The local representative may be: – Registered Local or international manufacturers; – authorized importers and Distributors; – Licensed operators; – individuals or companies who wish to import ECE for their own use; and – Authorized registered representatives or agents of any of those parties may also…

MOZAMBIQUE

The regulatory body ARECOM (Autoridade Reguladora Das Comunicacoes  De Mocambique ) becomes  INCM (Instituto Nacional das Comunicaçoes de Moçambique). Note that is not the first change, in the past years the agency have changed INCM to ARECOM .…

CÔTE D’IVOIRE: CLOSING OF THE REGULATORY AGENCY

The processing of approval projects suspended from this day April 17, 2020 reported in an official note from the agency (ARTCI). Indeed, a case of coronavirus has been confirmed within the regulatory body. To this end, the ARTCI and AIGF (Ivorian Frequency Management Agency) have invited their agents to complete confinement for 14 days from Monday April 20 until May 3, 2020. Note that employees will work from home until further notice. This situation will impact type approval process because…