menu
ECTEL / Regulatory Framework

Regulatory Framework

In a competitive environment, investors and market participants require a transparent and fair approach to regulation. The enactment of a regulatory framework in its member states has therefore been a high priority for ECTEL as it provides the rules and guidelines for regulatory decisions that may be required.

The Regulatory Framework comprises different types of regulatory instruments which expand upon the general legislative framework in the Telecommunications Act. Under the Treaty, ECTEL is to recommend regional policies, procedures and guidelines in the key areas of Access and Interconnection, Pricing, Spectrum Management, Numbering, Licensing and Universal Service.

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...