Finland Accepting Submissions for 800Mhz Spectrum Auction
Published on: 20th Nov 2012
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By: Ian Mansfield
The Finnish Communications Regulatory Authority has announced that registration for Finland's auction of the 800Mhz frequency band has begun. Registrations will be accepted until 17 December and the auction begins on 24 January 2013.
A total of 2x30 MHz of frequencies are for sale in the 800 MHz frequency band, to be auctioned in 2x5 MHz frequency pairs. Any bidder may be awarded a maximum of three frequency pairs.
The Government will grant the winning bidders a licence for a fixed period of 20 years. The licences to be granted will cover the whole of Finland excluding the Region of Åland.