The Spectrum Management Authority (“SMA” or “the Authority”) is an agency of the Ministry of Science and Technology.

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The radio frequency (RF) spectrum is a valuable natural resource which facilitates the use of wireless technology …

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All users of the radio frequency spectrum, unless otherwise stated are required to have a spectrum license …

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Spectrum Management Authority Invites Applicants for Radio Technician Course

The Spectrum Management Authority (SMA) is launching its online Radio Technician Licence (Class B) course and is inviting suitable candidates to apply for the programme, in keeping with requirements of the Radio and Telegraph Control Act (1974). “The Radio Technician course is a qualification course stipulated by the Radio and Telegraph Control Act (1974) where

Spectrum Management Authority to Lobby for New Legislation

Story Highlights The Spectrum Management Authority (SMA) will be lobbying for new legislation to advance the digital industry. Speaking with JIS News at the SMA’s G5 Symposium on Friday (October 11), at the S Hotel in Montego Bay, Managing Director of SMA, Dr. Maria Myers-Hamilton, emphasised the need to update legislation to tackle current spectrum

SMA Urged to Increase Efficiency in Managing Spectrum

  Story Highlights Minister of Science, Energy and Technology, Hon. Fayval Williams, has called on the Spectrum Management Authority (SMA) to increase efficiency in regulating and managing spectrum for the benefit of Jamaica. She argued that with the advent of next-generation broadband technologies, including 5G, an effectively managed and utilised spectrum will open a world