Bosnia and Herzegovina

 
Communications Regulatory Agency
 

Mehmeda Spahe 1,

71000, Sarajevo,

Bosnia and Herzegovina

Tel:033 250 600 
Fax: 033 713 080
info@rak.ba
www.rak.ba

The Communications Regulatory Agency (the Agency) was founded on March 2nd of 2001 by merging the two existing regulatory authorities: the Independent Media Commission (IMC) and the Telecommunications Regulatory Agency (TRA). The Agency is a convergent regulator, reflecting the merging of technologies in the telecommunications and broadcasting.

The Communications Regulatory Agency is an independent institution of Bosnia and Herzegovina operating at the national level by applying the Law on Communications of Bosnia and Herzegovina, in accordance with the general principles of objectivity, transparency, and nondiscrimination, and is fully independent in its decision-making.

In accordance with the Law on Communications of Bosnia and Herzegovina, the responsibilities of the Communications Regulatory Agency are: the creation and promotion of rules in the broadcasting and telecommunications sectors, the licensing of operators in the broadcasting and telecommunications sectors, the planning, management and allocation of the frequency spectrum, the implementation of technical and other standards relating to quality, and the establishment and maintenance of the license fee system.

The Law on Communications of Bosnia and Herzegovina defines the mandate and the responsibilities of the Communications Regulatory Agency. It gives the Communications Regulatory Agency the authority to regulate the convergent market of broadcasting and telecommunications and to manage the radio frequency spectrum.

Aso Process

The determined ASO date: 17.06.2015.

Coordination meeting in Vienna

Zagreb, 14 October, 2019 – Vienna hosted an international coordination meeting of the representatives of the competent regulatory authorities of Austria (RTR), Bosnia and Herzegovina (CRA),...

Agreements on technical cooperation signed by heads of regional NRAs

Belgrade, 01 October 2019 - During a two-day international conference of electronic communications regulators titled "Future regulation for a global connectivity" taking place in Budva,...

Multilateral Technical Agreement in the Balkans

Skopje, 30 September 2019 – The Technical Agreement on border coordination of Mobile/Fixed communications networks (MFCN) between the national frequency management authorities of Bosnia and...