What are the documents required for New Cable Television (CATV) Licence?
- Dully filled application for the new CATV Licence
- Recommendation from Gup and Dzongkhag/Thromde
- Security Clearance Certificate
- Citizenchip Identity Copy
- Recommendation from Association of Bhutanese Cable Operators (ABCO) or any legitimate service provider
- Business Project Proposal
- 1 Passport size Photograph
What is the fee for new CATV Licence?
- The fee for new CATV licence is Nu 25000 (Twenty Five Thousand)
What are the documents required for renewal of CATV Licence?
- Duly filled application for renewal of CATV Licence
- Recommendation from Gup or Dzongkhag/Thromde
- Tax Clearacne certificate from Regional Revenue and Customs office
- List of Channels
- Recommendation from ABCO or any other legitimate service provider
- If all the documents attached correctly as above it will take one day or less
- Those who want to use radio transmit and receive equipment for the communication medium.
What is the fee for renewal of CATV Licence?
- Based on this formula
(0.01 x 12 x 231 x number of customers) + 10000
Are the cable operators allowed to charge installation charges on new connection?
- not allowed to charge the initial CATV installation fee to the subscribers if the subscribers is within or up to 100 meters from the nearest distribution point.
- you may charge only the expenses occurred for the materials if the subscribers point is beyond 100 meters
Is there a need for the cable operator to get recommendation while extending the cable network from one geog/place to another?
- If the area of operation is not mentioned in his licence, the cable operator has to get recommendation from the Geog/Dzongkahg and then request the Authority as well for extension of area of operation.
What are the documents required for Ownership Transfer of CATV Licence?
- Duly filled application for ownership transfer of CATV Licence
- Sales deed between the new and old owner with witness
- Citizenship Identity copy of New Owner and witness
- Passport size Photograph of New Owner
- Security Clearance Certificate of the New Owner
What is the fee for ownership change of CATV Licence?
- The fee for ownership change of CATV Licence to the Authority is Nu 10,000/-