Applications

The Application process is easy.

Step 1: Select the applicable form
Step 2: Print the form in triplicate
Step 3: Complete the form, ensuring to sign the last sheet of each form
N.B. Licence types are tabulated below.

Application Forms for Licenses:

Word Document Downloads.

Class License
Individual License
Broadcast License
Amateur, CB, and Family Radio License
Aeronautical, Land and Maritime Licenses

Approval and Authorization Application Forms:

Word Document Downloads.

Frequency Authorization
Type Approval

The table below shows the relevant application, licence and spectrum fees for the various Telecommunications services in St. Kitts and Nevis.

Individual Licence

Licence CodeDescriptionApplication FeeInitial FeeAnnual Licence Fee
PMTPublic Mobile Telecommunications$1,000 $20,000 3.0% of Gross Revenue
FPTFixed Public Telecommunications$1,000 $20,000 3.0% of Gross Revenue
PRPPublic Radio Paging$1,000 $20,000 3.0% of Gross Revenue
INSInternet Network/ Services$1,000 $20,000 3.0% of Gross Revenue
SCLSubmarine Cable Landing$1,000 $50,000 $50,000
ISP3Internet Service Provision (> 25 Units)$1,000 $20,000 3.0% of Gross Revenue
BROADCAST SYSTEMS
BAMBroadcast AM Radio Station$500$500$500
BFMBroadcast FM Radio Station$500$500$500
BTVBroadcast Television Station$500$500$500
STL1Television STL Microwave$500$500

Class Licence (Type A)

Licence Code DescriptionApplication FeeInitial FeeAnnual Licence Fee
ISP1Internet Services Provision (1-5 Units)$100$500N/A
ISP2Internet Services Provision (6-25 Units)$500$500$500
VASValue Added Services$500$5,000 3.0% of Gross Revenue
AVTAudio Text / Video Text$500$5,000 3.0% of Gross Revenue
PNSPrivate Network/ Services$500$5,000 $2,000
ISRInternational Simple Voice Resale$500$2,000 3.0% of Gross Revenue

Class Licence (Type B)

Licence CodeDescriptionApplication FeeInitial FeeAnnual Licence Fee
ARAmateur Radio
ARN  - Novice$25$50$50
ARG  - General$25$50$50
ARA  - Advanced$25$50$50
AR  - Temporary Call-Sign$25$50N/A
CBRCitizen Band Radio$25$50$50
FRNFamily Radio$25$50$50
LMLand Mobile Radio$200
LMB    - Base Station$75 / unit$75 / unit
LMR    - Repeater$500 / unit$500 / unit
LMM    - Mobile$75 / unit$75 / unit
LMP    - Handheld$50 / unit$50 / unit
MMMaritime Mobile Radio$200
MMB    - Base Station$75 / unit$75 / unit
MMR    - Repeater$500 / unit$500 / unit
MMM    - Mobile$75 / unit$75 / unit
MMP    - Handheld$50 / unit$50 / unit
MMS    - Ship Station
        -Ships less than 1600 gross tons300 / ship300 / ship
        -Ships greater than 1600 gross tons500 / ship500 / ship
AMAeronautical Mobile Radio$200
AMB    - Base Station$75 / unit$75 / unit
AMR    - Repeater$500 / unit$500 / unit
AMM    - Mobile$100 / unit$100 / unit
AMP    - Handheld$50 / unit$50 / unit
AMA    - Aircraft Station$500 / aircraft$500 / aircraft

Class Licence (Type C)

Licence CodeDescriptionApplication FeeInitial FeeAnnual Licence Fee
CPWCustomer Premises Wiring$25$100$100
TYPType Approval Certification$500N/AN/A
CIRCustomer Premises Installation and Repair Certification$25$100$100
TEDTelecommunications Equipment Dealer$25$250$250

Special Licence

Licence Code DescriptionApplication FeeAnnual Licence Fee
SLSpecial Licence
SLE     -Emergencies$0N/A
SLX     -Exigencies$200N/A

Miscellaneous

Licence Code DescriptionApplication FeeInitial FeeAnnual Licence Fee
EXMExamination Fee for Radio Operators$30N/AN/A
SEFInspection Fee$5