• Number:
  • 06/01/2007
  • Expiry Date:
  • 07/09/2007
  • Category:
​Request for Comments on the Draft Technical Specification of WiMAX Equipment

Pursuant to the Telecommunications Act and its Bylaw, the Commission has prepared the draft Specification of WiMA​X equipment . This specification will be used by the Commission as the technical basis for approving and registering Telecom and IT equipment to be imported and/or used in the Kingdom. Once approved, these specifications will have to be adhered to by all parties importing or selling such equipment in the Kingdom. This draft specification was prepared based on the available international standards.
The Commission considers the participation of interested parties to be an important aspect of the regulation of the Telecommunications and IT sector and therefore invites all specialists, interested parties and public to provide detailed comments with supporting analysis and data on the proposed specification. All responses are the property of the Commission, which might be reused by the commission. Furthermore, this public consultation and all responses to it do not imply any commitment on the part of the Commission.
All comments supported to the extent possible by justification must be received by the Commission no later than 17/2/1428H corresponding to 7/3/2007G.Comments can be delivered by hand or by courier to: 
  • Deputy Governor for Technical Affairs, 
    Communications and Information Technology Commission, King Fahad road
    P.O.Box 75606 Riyadh 11588,  Kingdom of Saudi Arabia 
    Or sent directly by email to: