Link to Content Area


Set up:
Font size:

Duties, Missions, and Authorities

Duties, Missions and Authorities of NCC

Duties of NCC

  • Accommodating the convergence of technology
  • Promoting the sound development of communications
  • Safeguarding the rights of citizens
  • Protecting the interests of consumers
  • Promoting cultural diversity

Missions of NCC 

  • Promoting the healthy development of communications
  • Preserving the independence of the media
  • Exercising regulation on communications effectively
  • Ensuring fair and effective competition in the communications market
  • Protecting the consumer and respect the rights of the disadvantaged
  • Promoting the balanced development of cultural diversity

NCC Authorities

  • Developing regulatory policies & regulations
  • Processing applications for licenses
  • Overseeing communications operations
  • Regulating content of broadcasting
  • Assigning radio frequency and numbers
  • Setting engineering and technical specifications and conducting type-approval
  • Setting info-communications security standards and regulations
  • Protecting consumers’ interests
  • Engaging in international matters relating to communications  operation