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The purpose of this RFI is to obtain input, gather knowledge, new ideas, best practices and information from the vendor community for the potential procurement of products or services related to energy efficiency, including but not limited to alternative energy sources.  Information gathered from this RFI will assist Spectrum Management Authority (SMA) in its continued development of energy efficiency strategies, programs and capital improvement projects that incorporate alternative energy elements.

The Spectrum Management Authority was established under the Telecommunications Act, 2000 to carry out the business of management of Jamaica’s Radio Frequency Spectrum.


Geneva, 27 November 2015 - The World Radiocommunication Conference 2015 (WRC-15) has concluded its deliberations as delegates prepare to sign the Final Acts that revise the Radio Regulations, the international treaty governing the use of radio-frequency spectrum and satellite orbits.


On 17 November, Geena Davis, ITU Special Envoy for Women and Girls in ICTs, gave a speech to the House Committee on Foreign Affairs on the theme of ‘Women and Technology: Increasing Opportunity and Driving International Development’ where she stressed the importance of gender equality in technology.


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Kingston, Jamaica, West Indies.


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1 (876) 948-7800
1 (876) 948-5115

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1 (876) 922-4093



Who we are

The Spectrum Management Authority is the national regulator for the radio frequency spectrum and, as such, is an advisory body to the Minister with principal responsibility for telecommunications who has the responsibility for the regulation of the spectrum under the Telecommunications Act, 2000.

Spectrum Management

Management of spectrum is the combination of administrative and technical procedures with legal procedures necessary to ensure efficient operation of radio communication services without causing harmful interference.

Licensing & Authorization

All users of the radio frequency spectrum, unless otherwise stated are required to have a spectrum license according to the Telecommunication Act 2000.  In fulfilling its mandate to ensure the efficient management of the radio frequency spectrum, the Authority issues Licences, Authorisations and Certifications.