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Legislation

The telecommunications sector in the ECTEL Member States is currently governed by the relevant Telecommunications Act and a suite of accompanying Regulations. The Telecommunications Act in the Member states is enacted to provide for the regulation of telecommunications, to establish the National Telecommunications Authority Commission, and for the related or incidental matters relevant to the sector.

Regulations are the written instruments containing rules that have the force of the law. There are various Regulations established across the ECTEL Member States that are enacted to further monitor and enforce the provisions in the Telecommunications Act.

What's Happening
ECTEL roadshow heads to Dominica
Castries, Saint Lucia –  27 March 2017 : The Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority’s (ECTEL’s) legal and regulatory team heads to Dominica this week.  It’s...
ECTEL hits the road to promote new bill
Castries, Saint Lucia –  15 March 2017: The Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority’s (ECTEL’s) legal and regulatory team will continue its series of roadshows...
ECTEL and NTRCs observe World Consumer Rights Day
Castries, Saint Lucia –  14 March 2017: The Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority (ECTEL) and the National Telecommunication Regulatory Commissions (NTRCs) join...
ECTEL Board Meets in Saint Lucia
Castries, Saint Lucia –  6 March 2017: The seventy-eighth meeting of the ECTEL Board of Directors will take place in Saint Lucia on Friday, 10th March. Matters for...
ECTEL Number Portability agenda on the table once again
Castries, Saint Lucia –  6 March 2017: Stakeholders and partners involved in the Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority’s (ECTEL’s) number portability...
Nevis observes ICT week
Castries, Saint Lucia –  16 February 2017: Managing Director of ECTEL Embert Charles, will be the feature speaker when the Nevis Island Administration’s Information...
ECTEL to hold important engagements in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis
Castries, Saint Lucia –  November 07 2016: The Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority-ECTEL, will hold two important engagements in the Federation of St. Kitts and...
ECTEL moving ahead with Net Neutrality policy
Castries, Saint Lucia –  November 07 2016: The Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority-ECTEL, is moving ahead with plans for new legislation which will guarantee the...