Consultation on Policy Recommendations for the Adoption of Number Portability in ECTEL States


1. The National Telecommunications Regulatory Commission is in receipt of a submission from ECTEL containing ECTEL’s recommendation for a Policy on Number Portability for its Member States.

2. The initial comments period was set for Thursday 10th December 2015 – Friday 8th January 2016, however, the deadline was extended to January 25, 2016.

3. ECTEL received comments from :

a) Cable and Wireless / LIME

b) Digicel

c) Flow / Columbus Communications

4. The Comment on Comments period was for Tuesday 12th January – Friday 22nd January 2016,  however, the new period has been shifted to 27th January 2016 to 10th February 2016 no later than 4:30 pm.

5. Following the Reply Comments period, ECTEL’s Directorate will make a final determination on the recommendations for implementing Number Portability in ECTEL Member States.

Please click here to download the consultation document.

Comments from LIME
Comments from Digicel
Comments from Columbus Communications

Comments should be emailed to:
[one_half last=”yes” class=”” id=””]Managing Director
Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority
P.O. Box 1886
Vide Boutielle Castries
St. Lucia
Fax: (758) 458-1968[/one_half]