Harmonised frequency ranges

Indicative list of harmonised frequency ranges and applications in Switzerland and Europe.

Edition of 01.01.2018

Frequency band Application Regulation in CH and FL Difference in regulation Harmonised regulation in Europe *)
9 - 315 kHz
SRD / Active medical implants
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9 - 20.05 kHz
SRD / Inductive applications
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20.05 - 135 kHz
SRD / Inductive applications
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36, 37, 39, 40a-e, 41, 42a-b
(2014_12_subcl_1),
(EU) 2017/1483
135 - 140 kHz
SRD / Inductive applications
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140 - 148.5 kHz
SRD / Inductive applications
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148.5 - 5000 kHz
SRD / Inductive applications
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400 - 600 kHz
SRD / Inductive applications
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457 kHz
SRD / Detection of avalanche victims
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984-7484 kHz
Transport and Traffic Telematics, for Eurobalise only
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3155 - 3400 kHz
SRD / Inductive applications
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5000 - 30000 kHz
SRD / Inductive applications
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6765 - 6795 kHz
SRD / Inductive applications
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7300 - 23000 kHz
Transport and Traffic Telematics, for Euroloop only
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7400 - 8800 kHz
SRD / Inductive applications
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10200 - 11000 kHz
SRD / Inductive applications
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13.553 - 13.567 MHz
SRD / Inductive applications
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13.553 - 13.567 MHz
SRD / Inductive applications
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13.553 - 13.567 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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26.957 - 27.283 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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26.990 - 27.000 MHz
SRD / Model control
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26.990 - 27.000 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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27.040 - 27.050 MHz
SRD / Model control
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27.040 - 27.050 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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27.090 - 27.100 MHz
SRD / Model control
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27.090 - 27.100 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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27.140 - 27.150 MHz
SRD / Model control
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27.140 - 27.150 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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27.190 - 27.200 MHz
SRD / Model control
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27.190 - 27.200 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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30 - 37.5 MHz
SRD / Medical implants
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40.660 - 40.700 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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87.5 - 108 MHz
SRD / Wireless audio application
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169.4 - 169.475 MHz
SRD / Public hearing aids
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169.4 - 169.475 MHz
SRD / Meter reading systems
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169.4 - 169.475 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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169.4 - 169.4875 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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169.4875 - 169.5875 MHz
SRD / Public hearing aids
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169.4875 - 169.5875 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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169.5875 - 169.8125 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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401 - 402 MHz
Ultra Low Power Active Medical Implant communication systems (ULP-AMI)
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402 - 405 MHz
Ultra Low Power Active Medical Implant communication systems (ULP-AMI)
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405 - 406 MHz
Ultra Low Power Active Medical Implant communication systems (ULP-AMI)
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433.05 - 434.04 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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433.05 - 434.04 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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434.04 - 434.79 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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434.04 - 434.79 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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434.04 - 434.79 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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446.0 - 446.2 MHz
Land mobile / PMR446 analog and digital
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863 - 865 MHz
SRD / Radio Microphones
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863 - 865 MHz
SRD / Wireless Audio applications
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863 - 870 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices / FHSS
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863 - 870 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices / Wide band DSSS and other non FHSS
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863 - 870 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices / Narrow / wide band, BW max. 0.6 MHz
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865 - 868 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices / FHSS
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865 - 868 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices / non FHSS, BW max. 0.6 MHz
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865 - 868 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices / non FHSS, BW 0.2 - 3 MHz
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865 - 868 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices / Narrow / wide band: BW max. 0.3 MHz
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865 - 868 MHz
SRD / Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) Devices
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865 - 870 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices / Wide band non FHSS
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868.0 - 868.6 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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868.6 - 868.7 MHz
SRD / Alarms
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868.7 - 869.2 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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869.2 - 869.25 MHz
SRD / Social Alarms
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869.25 - 869.3 MHz
SRD / Alarms
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869.3 - 869.4 MHz
SRD / Alarms
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869.4 - 869.65 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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869.4 - 869.65 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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869.65 - 869.7 MHz
SRD / Alarms
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869.7 - 870 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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869.7 - 870 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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876 - 880 /
921 - 925 MHz
Land mobile / GSM-R
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880 - 915 /
925 - 960 MHz
Land mobile / GSM
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1525.0 - 1544.0 MHz
Satellite systems / Land Mobile Earth Stations
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1525.0 - 1544.0 MHz
Satellite systems / Land Mobile Satellite Service
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1555.0 - 1559.0 MHz
Satellite systems / Land Mobile Earth Stations
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1555.0 - 1559.0 MHz
Satellite systems / Land Mobile Satellite Service
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1610 - 1613.5 MHz
Satellite systems / Satellite-Personal Communications (PCN) earth stations
Frequency range
1613.8 - 1626.5 MHz
Satellite systems / Satellite-Personal Communications (PCN) earth stations
Frequency range
1626.5 - 1645.5 MHz
Satellite systems / Land Mobile Satellite Service
Frequency range
1631.5 - 1634.5 MHz
Satellite systems / Land Mobile Earth Stations
Frequency range
1656.5 - 1660.5 MHz
Satellite systems / Land Mobile Satellite Service
Frequency range
1656.5 - 1660.5 MHz
Satellite systems / Land Mobile Earth Stations
Frequency range
1710 - 1785 /
1805 - 1880 MHz
Land mobile / GSM
Frequency range
1880 - 1900 MHz
Land mobile / DECT
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1880 - 1900 MHz
Land mobile / DECT
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1980 - 2010 MHz
Satellite systems / Satellite-Personal Communications (PCN) earth stations
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2170 - 2200 MHz
Satellite systems / Satellite-Personal Communications (PCN) earth stations
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2400 - 2483.5 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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2400 - 2483.5 MHz
SRD / Wideband Data Transmission Systems
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2400 - 2483.5 MHz
SRD / Radio determination applications
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2446 - 2454 MHz
SRD / Radio Frequency Identification (RFID)
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2483.5 - 2500 MHz
Satellite systems / Satellite-Personal Communications (PCN) earth stations
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2483.5 - 2500 MHz
SRD / Active medical implants (not for peripheral master units)
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2483.5 - 2500 MHz
SRD / Active medical implants (peripheral master units)
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2483.5 - 2500 MHz
SRD / Medical body area network systems, within healtcare facilities
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2483.5 - 2500 MHz
SRD / Medical body area network systems, within patient's home
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2500 - 2570 MHz
Land mobile / IMT User Equipment
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EC Decision 2008/477/EC
2620 - 2690 MHz
Land mobile / IMT Base Station
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EC Decision 2008/477/EC
4500 - 7000 MHz
SRD / Tank level probing radar (TLPR)
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5150 - 5350 MHz
Wideband Data Transmission Systems
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5470 - 5725 MHz
Wideband Data Transmission Systems
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5725 - 5875 MHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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5795 - 5805 MHz
Transport and Traffic Telematics.
For Road Toll Systems only.
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5875 - 5905 MHz
Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)
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6000 - 8500 MHz
SRD / Level probing radar (LPR)
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8500 - 10600 MHz
SRD / Tank level probing radar (TLPR)
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10.7 - 11.7 GHz
Satellite systems / Land Mobile Earth Stations
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12.5 - 12.75 GHz
Satellite systems / Land Mobile Earth Stations
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14.0 - 14.25 GHz
Satellite systems / Land Mobile Earth Stations
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17.1 - 17.3 GHz
SRD / Radio determination applications
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21.65 - 26.65 GHz
SRD / Automotive short-range radar 24 GHz
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24.00 - 24.25 GHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
Frequency range
TX Power
101, 102, 103, 104
(2014_12_subcl_1),
(EU) 2017/1483
24.05 - 26.5 GHz
SRD / Level probing radar (LPR)
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24.05 - 27.00 GHz
SRD / Tank level probing radar (TLPR)
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24.15 - 24.25 GHz
SRD / Movement Detection / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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24.25 - 24.5 GHz
SRD / Automotive radar
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111, 112, 113
(2014_12_subcl_1),
(2014_subcl_2)
24.25 - 26.65 GHz
SRD / Automotive short-range radar 24 GHz
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57 - 64 GHz
SRD / Tank level probing radar (TLPR)
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57 - 66 GHz
SRD / Wideband Data Transmission Systems
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61.0 - 61.5 GHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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63 - 64 GHz
Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS)
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75 - 85 GHz
SRD / Level probing radar (LPR)
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75 - 85 GHz
SRD / Tank level probing radar (TLPR)
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76 - 77 GHz
SRD / Vehicle and infrastructure radar
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76 - 77 GHz
SRD / Obstacle detection systems for rotorcraft use
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77 - 81 GHz
SRD / Vehicle and infrastructure radar
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122 - 122.25 GHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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122.25 - 123 GHz
SRD / Non Specific Short Range Devices
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1.6 - 10.6 GHz
SRD using ultra-wideband technology
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*) Sub- classes of Class 1 according to Art. 1(1) of Commission Decision 2000/299/EC and Art. 8(2) of
Directive 2014/53/EU and relevant EC Decisions.