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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
CARICOM Competition Commission (CCC) – Telecommunications Customer Survey
The CARICOM Competition Commission (CCC) is conducting a customer survey in the ECTEL Member States of Grenada, Saint Lucia and St. Vincent and the Grenadines.  The objective of...
ECTEL Managing Director retires
Castries, Saint Lucia –  24 July 2017 : Outgoing Managing Director of the Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority (ECTEL) Embert Charles, is projecting a robust and...
Haitian Community receives donation from ECTEL
Castries, Saint Lucia –  May 20, 2017 : Managing Director of the Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority (ECTEL) Embert Charles has handed over a donation of...
ECTEL conducting consumer survey
Castries, Saint Lucia –  18 May 2017 :  The Eastern Caribbean Telecommunications Authority (ECTEL) is conducting a survey of consumers in Member States. The survey forms...
St. Vincent and the Grenadines final stop for ECTEL roadshow
Castries, Saint Lucia –  12  May 2017: St. Vincent and the Grenadines will be the next stop in the series of public education activities being mounted by the Eastern...
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...

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