Malaysia: Cancellation of Frequency Band Allocations by MCMC

Effective date: January 1, 2018

Major change?


Frequency Band

Equipment Type

Only allowed until


868.1 MHz

Security Device

December 31st, 2017


869 MHz to 870 MHz

1)    Short Range Device (SRD)

2)    Radio Frequency Identification Device (RFID)

December 31st, 2017


1)    477.0125 MHz to 477.4875 MHz

2)    477.5250 MHz to 477.9875 MHz

Personal Radio Service (PRS).

December 31st, 2020

For new applications and renewal applications of existing approvals for the above listed equipment operating in the above listed frequencies shall no longer be accepted.

As for existing approvals, the cancellation of these approvals shall be carried out upon the end of respective grace periods.


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