Under the Telecommunications Act (Cap 418) of the Revised Law of St. Vincent and the Grenadines of 2009, telecommunications licences are available in St. Vincent and the Grenadines under the categories Individual, Class A, Class B and Frequency Authorization. These categories are further sub-divided into the different telecommunications services which are licensed under the laws of St. Vincent and the Grenadines.

The services are listed under their relevant categories. Click each service for a description of the services that the licencee would be licensed to provide.

IndividualClass AClass B Frequency Authorisation
Services
Mobile Cellular Network
Fixed Public Network / Service
Submarine Cable
Internet Networks / Services
 
Licensing Requirements

  • Applications to be submitted in triplicate
  • Contact / Business details inclusive of names and nationality of company directors / secretary
  • Articles of incorporation (if relevant)
  • Business plan covering 5 years inclusive of Forecast Balance Sheets, Income Statements and Statements of Cash Flow for each of the five (5) years following the commencement of operation;
  • For a going concern, please provide Approved, Audited Balance Sheets and Income Statements for the three (3) most recent years.
  • Diagrammatic representation of the applicant’s share structure (if applicable)
  • Applicant’s current and proposed radio activities, inclusive of current and proposed radio infrastructure and frequency authorizations
Services
Television Broadcast
Radio Broadcast
Community Radio
Subscriber TV
Internet Service Provider
Private Network Services

 
Licensing Requirements

  • Applications to be submitted in triplicate
  • Contact / Business details inclusive of names and nationality of company directors / secretary
  • Business registration certificate or incorporation certificate
  • Business plan covering 5 years inclusive of Forecast Balance Sheets, Income Statements and Statements of Cash Flow for each of the five (5) years following the commencement of operation;
  • For a going concern, please provide Approved, Audited Balance Sheets and Income Statements for the three (3) most recent years.
  • Please provide a diagrammatic representation of the applicant’s share structure (if applicable)
  • Applicant’s current and proposed radio activities, inclusive of current and proposed radio infrastructure and frequency authorizations
Services
Land Mobile
Maritime Mobile
Aeronautical Mobile
Amateur Radio
Citizen Band Radio

 
Licensing Requirements

  • Applications to be submitted in triplicate
  • Contact / Business details inclusive of names and nationality of company directors / secretary
  • Business registration certificate or incorporation certificate
  • Frequency band
  • Class of station
  • Radio make / model/ frequency range
  • Antenna make / model / frequency range
  • Equipment / transmitter make / model frequency range
  • Frequencies required
A frequency authorisation is relevant only for persons / organizations that have also applied for an individual or class licence or those who already have such a licence and would like to deploy their services using wireless means.

Authorisation Requirements

  • Applications to be submitted in triplicate
  • Contact / Business details inclusive of names and nationality of company directors / secretary
  • Business registration certificate or incorporation certificate
  • Diagrammatic representation of the applicant’s share structure (if applicable)
  • Applicant’s current and proposed radio activities, inclusive of current and proposed radio infrastructure and frequency authorisations