ESTABLISHMENT AND OPERATION OF AN FM BROADCASTING STATION IN UGANDA

The Uganda Communications Commission (the Commission) was established under the Uganda Communications Commission Act 2013 (the Act 2013) to regulate telecommunications, broadcasting, radio communications, postal communications, data communication and infrastructure.


Under Section 26 and 27 of the Act 2013, it is illegal to install or operate a television station, radio station, or any related broadcasting apparatus without a license issued by the Commission.

The Commission wishes to advise the public against the purchase of any radio equipment, installation of the same and operating an FM broadcasting station before being granted and issued with a radio broadcasting license and a radio frequency spectrum authorization by the Commission. 

Any apparatus which is found possessed, installed, connected, or operated in contravention of the above requirement shall be confiscated.

MANAGEMENT

UGANDA COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION
UCC House
Plot 42- 44 Spring Road, Bugolobi
P. O. Box 7376
KAMPALA
Phone: + 256 414 339000, +256 312 339000
Email: ucc@ucc.co.ug, Website: www.ucc.co.ug

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