Public Notice on Issuence / Renewal /Modification of Licences

Telecommunications Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka


Renewal of the Licence of Hutchison Telecommunications Lanka (Pvt) Ltd

The Telecommunications Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka (“the Commission”) was set up as the independent regulator under the Telecommunications (Amendment) Act No. 27 of 1996, and was is responsible for regulating telecommunications sector in Sri Lanka including managing the radiofrequency spectrum.


Hutchison Telecommunications Lanka (Pvt) Ltd(HTLL) has applied for the renewal of its Operator licence granted by the Minister on 11 February 1992 under Section 17 (2) of the Sri Lanka Telecommunications Act, No. 25 of 1991 (“the Act”) as amended to operate a telecommunications system to provide Digital Mobile Cellular Communication Service in Sri Lanka.

The Commission is satisfied that HTLL has fulfilled the requirements set out in the Guidelines and Procedures for issuing, renewal and modification of licences under the Act, published in Gazette No. 1435/20 dated 10.03.2006.

Therefore, the public is hereby noticed under Section 17 (3) (a) of the Act that the Commission proposes to recommend to His Excellency the President the grant of a licence to HTLL for a period of ten years.


The public is hereby further noticed that representations or objections to the grant of licence to HTLL may be made not later than 30th May 2012 The representations and objections should be in writing and addressed to Director General, Telecommunications Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka.

A draft of the proposed licence is available to the public on the Commission’s official web site,


By Order of the Commission


Anusha Palpita

Director General.

Telecommunications Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka,

No 276, Elvitigala Mawatha,

Colombo 08.

25.04. 2012


Tel: 2689345 Fax: 2689341

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