Hungary – Awards – 2019

  1. Bands covered by prospective award:

    • 694–790 MHz frequency band (700 MHz frequency band)
    • 1920–1980/2110–2170 MHz (2100 MHz frequency band)
    • 2500–2690 MHz frequency band (2600 MHz frequency band) and
    • 3400–3800 MHz frequency band (3600 MHz frequency band)

  2. Date of public consultation: July 2019

  3. [Expected] date of award: The auction procedure is launched ex officio on the date of publication of the Notice on the Auctioneer’s website, on 18 July 2019. Applications of applicants can be submitted on 7 August 2019 between 9:00 am and 12:00 pm.

    The Auctioneer will conduct onsite bidding for the frequency bands at the following times and dates.
    • In the case of the 2600 MHz frequency band, the onsite bidding starts at 10 am Monday, 23 September 2019.
    • In the case of the 3600 MHz frequency band, the onsite bidding starts at 10 am Wednesday, 25 September 2019.
    • In the 700 MHz frequency band, the starting date of the onsite bidding is 10 am Tuesday, 1 October 2019.
    • In the case of the 2100 MHz frequency band, the onsite bidding starts at 10 am Monday, 7 October 2019.

  4. Link for more information available online:

    http://english.nmhh.hu/article/204906/The_gate_opens_before_selling_5G_frequencies

    Draft documentation: http://english.nmhh.hu/article/204909/Documentation_of_the_auction_procedure_announced_for_frequency_use_entitlements_related_to_wireless_broadband_services_specially_supporting_the_introduction_of_5G_DRAFT

    Call for consultation: http://english.nmhh.hu/article/204907/Announcement_concerning_the_acquisition_of_the_operating_licences_of_national_terrestrial_digital_television_broadcasting_networks

  5. The scope of this auction procedure encompasses those portions of the following frequency bands

    • 694–790 MHz frequency band (700 MHz frequency band)
    • 1920–1980/2110–2170 MHz (2100 MHz frequency band)
    • 2500–2690 MHz frequency band (2600 MHz frequency band) and
    • 3400–3800 MHz frequency band (3600 MHz frequency band)

      which the NFFF allows for allocation, but which have not been allocated before the auction procedure has started, i.e. the following frequency ranges: 708–733/763–788 MHz, 1965–1980/2155–2170 MHz, 2600–2615 MHz and 3490–3800 MHz.

The following table shows the quantity and amount of frequency of the lots in each frequency band :

Name of frequency bandNumber of lotsFrequency amounts available for sale
700 MHz5 lots of 10 MHz each5x2x5 MHz50 MHz
2100 MHZ3 lots of 10 MHz each3x2x5 MHz30 MHz
2600 MHz1 lot of 15 MHz1×15 MHz15MHz
3600 MHz31 lots of 10 MHz each31×10 MHz310 MHz