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Licensing / Universal Licensing System (ULS)

The Universal Licensing System (ULS) is the easy, online answer to your wireless licensing and research needs. ULS simplifies the application and licensing processes and provides secure, world-wide access through the Internet.

General Support for ULS

About ULS
New Users Guide to Getting Started with ULS
Getting Connected
Logging into ULS
Saving a partially completed application
Signing an online application
Printing an application
ULS Glossary

Filing Applications

Electronic Batch Filing
ULS online filing
ULS filing purposes
Filing attachments
Registering and submitting packs
Submitting application fees
ULS Pleadings

Searching for Licensing Data

Finding licenses, applications, and ownership information
ULS license search instructions
Search all FCC databases (General Menu Reports)

Special Temporary Authority

The FCC grants Special Temporary Authority (STA) to permit immediate or temporary operation of certain private radio facilities during emergencies or other urgent conditions. See the information for the specific services linked to the right for more on possible STA availability.

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