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Functions of Authority

(1) For the purpose of carrying into effect the objectives in section 3, the Authority has the following functions -

(a) to implement the telecommunications policy in accordance with its powers under this Promulgation;

(b) to assist through mediation the resolution of disputes between licensees or between licensees and consumers;

(c) to manage State assets through allocating, assigning and supervising the use of radio spectrum and frequencies;

(d) to manage State assets through allocating, assigning and supervising the use of numbering;

(e) to promote investor confidence relating to telecommunications;

(f) to protect consumer interests and promote consumer awareness relating to telecommunications;

(g) to represent the Government in regional and international organisations and obligations, when the Minister has officially delegated such tasks to the Authority; and

(h) to perform any other functions assigned to it by this Promulgation or any other written law.

(2) In this section, “State assets” means any radio frequency spectrum or the national telephone numbering system and includes any other prescribed telecommunications assets which by international convention or practice would qualify as a State-owned asset.

 

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