Licensing Statistics

The statistics shown on this page are taken from ComReg’s licensing database valid to the end of ComReg’s financial year 30 June 2019.

No. of Live Licences

Licence Type30th June '1830th June '19Year on Year Change
3G440
Liberalised Use (800/900/1800 MHz)440
Liberalised Use (3.6GHz)550
Liberalised Use ( LU 3.6 GHz) Transition Unprotected56+1
Liberalised Use ( LU 3.6 GHz) Transition Protected110
RTE Public Service Broadcasting Licence110
RTE Analogue Sound Broadcasting Licence110
RTE Digital Sound Broadcasting Licence110
RTE Sound Broadcasting Multiplex Licence110
RTE Digital Terrestrial Television Licence (PSB Mux 01)110
RTE Digital Terrestrial Television Licence (PSB Mux 02)110
MSS with CGC (Mobile Satellite)02+2
Aircraft Radio17221778+56
Business Radio10171045+28
Community Repeaters97-2
Air Traffic Services5355+2
Maritime Services66660
AIS (Automatic Identification Systems)770
Radio Location330
Radio Navigation18180
Radio Amateurs18681924+56
FWALA (10.5 GHz and 26 GHz)3529-6
National Telemetry330
National Point-to-Point Block Licences - 26 Ghz330
Mobile Radio (Local Area)2931+2
Paging (Local Area)137139+2
Radio Links - Point to Multipoint9436-58
Radio Links -Point-to-Point1255612510-46
Satellite Radio6561-4
Temporary Business Radio4559+14
Tetra Emergency Services110
Third Party Business Radio43430
Wireless Access Platform for Electronic Communication Services (WAPECS)110
Wireless Public Address System6361-2
Wireless Test1921+2
Wireless Trial24+2
Broadcast695842+147
Total Number of Licences1857918778+199

 

Number of New/Amended Licences Issued

Licence Type30th June '1830th June '19Year on Year Change
Liberalised Use ( LU 3.6 GHz)550
Liberalised Use ( LU 3.6 GHz) Transition Unprotected660
Liberalised Use ( LU 3.6 GHz) Transition Protected110
MSS with CGC (Mobile Satellite)02+2
RTE Public Service Broadcasting Licence011
RTE Analogue Sound Broadcasting Licence011
RTE Digital Sound Broadcasting Licence011
RTE Sound Broadcasting Multiplex Licence011
RTE Digital Terrestrial Television Licence (Amended)011
Aircraft Radio296179-117
Business Radio304334+30
Community Repeaters01+1
Air Traffic Services220
Maritime Services01+1
AIS (Automatic Identification Systems)110
Radio Amateurs96103+7
FWALA (10.5GHz & 26GHz)142-12
Regional Telemetry31-2
26GHz National Point-to-Point Block Licences03+3
Mobile Radio (Local Area)127-5
Paging (Local Area)52-3
Radio Links - Point to Multipoint01+1
Radio Links -Point-to-Point22733267+994
Satellite Radio1632+16
Temporary Business Radio476533+57
Wireless Public Address System130-13
Wireless Test2231+9
Wireles Trial23+1
Broadcast Licences129490+361
Total No. Radio Licences Issued36775012+1335