Title: Nepal Telecommunications Act 2053 (1997)

Language: English

Type: Document

Nature: Laws and Regulations

Published: March 3, 2021

Region: East Asia and Pacific

Country: Nepal

Sector: Telecom and ICT

Keywords: Telecom and ICT, ICT Core

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Document Summary:

The Telecommunications Act 2053 (1997) (“Act”) is the main law regulating the telecommunications sector. Under section 21, the operator of any telecommunications service must hold a license.

Document Details:

The Nepal Telecommunications Authority (“NTA”) will determine the number of licenses to be issued for each telecommunications service and publish a public notice specifying the time limit to submit applications for a telecommunications license. Each applicant must pay an application fee.

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Updated: October 25, 2021