In accordance with the Law of Ukraine “On Radio Frequency Resource of Ukraine”, the operation of radio electronic facilities (REFs) is permission-based in Ukraine. If any foreign visitor plans to temporarily operate a REF in Ukraine, the corresponding Application must be submitted to the State Enterprise «Ukrainian State Centre of Radio Frequencies» (hereinafter - the UCRF) in order to obtain the Permission for operation of REF (hereinafter- the Permission).
According to Article 16 of the Law of Ukraine “On Radio Frequency Resource of Ukraine” Permissions are issued by the UCRF on a fee basis. Cost of works related to the issuance of Permissions is calculated in accordance with the current Tariffs on the UCRF works (services).
The Permissions can be issued for the term requested by an applicant but its term of validity shall not exceed 3 months.
A separate permission for REF’s operation should be obtained for every REF and every single region according to Ukrainian administrative-territorial system (in case of applying for more than one region for REF’s operation) and for every satellite network (in case of applying for use of more than one satellite network/GSO orbital position).