Telecommunications Regulatory Commission of Sri Lanka



System Licence

Licensing Procedure (Issuance & Renewal)

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Licenced Operator List

Fixed Operators

No Category of Licence Name of the Operator Document of the Licence Period of Validity Date of Last Renewal Date of Expiry
01 Fixed Operators Sri Lanka Telecom PLC

Licence

Modification

Ten years (10) 09.02.2022 09.02.2032
02 Lanka Bell Ltd.

Licence

Modification

Ten years (10) 26.02.2016 26.02.2026
03 Dialog Broadband Networks (Pvt.) Ltd.

Licence

Modification

Ten years (10) 10.11.2015 10.11.2025

 


Mobile Operators 

No Category of Licence Name of the Operator Document of the Licence Period of Validity Date of Last Renewal Date of Expiry
01 Mobile Operators Hutchison Telecommunications Lanka (Pvt.) Ltd. Licence Ten years (10) 11.02.2022 11.02.2032
    Modification of Licence (1)
    Modification of Licence (2)
02   Dialog Axiata PLC. Licence Ten years (10) 28.09.2023 28.09.2033
    Modification of Licence
03   Mobitel (Pvt.) Ltd. Licence Ten years (10) 10.02.2023 10.02.2033
    Modification of Licence
04   Bharti Airtel Lanka (Pvt.) Ltd. Licence Ten years (10) 12.04.2017 12.04.2027

 

International Telecommunication Operators (External Gateway Operators)

No Category of Licence Name of the Operator Document of the Licence Period of Validity Date of Last Renewal Date of Expiry
01 International Telecommunication Operators (earlier External Gateway Operators) Lanka Bell Ltd. Licence Ten years (10) 28.02.2013 28.02.2023
02 Dialog Axiata PLC. Licence Ten years (10) 28.02.2023 28.02.2033
03 Mobitel (Pvt.) Ltd. Licence Ten years (10) 07.03.2023 07.03.2033
04 Bharti Airtel Lanka (Pvt.) Ltd. Licence Ten years (10) 01.12.2017 01.12.2027
05 TATA Communications Lanka  Ltd. Licence Ten years (10) 06.06.2023 06.06.2033
06 Hutchison Telecommunications Lanka   (Pvt.) Ltd. Licence Ten years (10) 28.02.2015 28.02.2025

Data Communication Operators 

No Category of Licence Name of the Operator Document of the Licence Period of Validity Date of Last Renewal Date of Expiry
01 Data Communication Operators Lanka Communication Services (Pvt.) Ltd. Licence Five years (5) 04.07.2021 04.07.2026

 

Internet Service Providers

No Category of Licence Name of the Operator Document of the Licence Period of Validity Date of Last Renewal Date of Expiry
01 Internet Service Providers Dialog Broadband Networks (Pvt.) Ltd. Licence Five years (05) 05.12.2023 05.12.2028
02 TATA Communications Lanka Ltd. Licence Five years (05) 10.02.2020 10.02.2025
03 Lanka Education and Research Network Licence Five years (05) 01.09.2021 01.09.2026

Cable Distribution Network Operators

No Category of Licence Name of the Operator Document of the Licence Period of Validity Date of Last Renewal Date of Expiry
01 Cable Distribution Network Operators Ask Cable Vision (Pvt.) Ltd. Licence Five years (05) 01.03.2023 01.03.2028
02 City cables Links (Pvt) Ltd. Licence Five years (05) 01.06.2019 01.06.2024
03 Trymas Media Network (Pvt) Ltd Licence Five years (05) 02.11.2018 (New Licence) 02.11.2023
Modification of Licence

Direct to Home Satellite Broadcasting Operators

No Category of Licence Name of the Operator Document of the Licence Period of Validity Date of Last Renewal Date of Expiry
01 Direct to Home Satellite Broadcasting Operators Dialog Television (Pvt.) Ltd. Licence Five years (05) 01.02.2022 01.02.2027
02 DISH TV Lanka (Pvt.) Ltd. Licence Five years (05) 18.10.2021 18.10.2026
03 Sri Lanka Telecom Plc Licence Five years (05) 14.11.2019 (New Licence) 14.11.2024

Other Operators

No Category of Licence Name of the Operator Document of the Licence Period of Validity Date of Last Renewal Date of Expiry
01 Other Operators Dialog Broadband Network (Pvt.) Ltd Licence 10 08.05.2015 08.05.2025
02 Supreme SAT (Pvt) Ltd. Licence 05 10.05.2023 10.05.2028

 

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