Implementation orders of the Act of 13 June 2005 on electronic communications

Official documents are currently only available in French or in Dutch.


Electronic communications networks and services















  • Royal Decree of 23 February 2018 on the sending of a short text message in case of imminent danger or in the event of a major disaster

  • Royal Decree of 2 September 2018 laying down the notification conditions and the information transmitted to BIPT, pursuant to Article 33, §2, subparagraph 4, and §3, subparagraph 5, of the Act of 13 June 2005 on electronic communications

Interconnection and access

Radio Frequencies


















Mobile telephone networks and mobile data services







Numbering - Number portability




  • Ministerial Order of 29 May 2018 allowing an exception for eCall to the principle in Article 8 of the Royal Decree of 27 April 2007 on managing the national numbering space and the grant and withdrawal of number user rights


 Equipment and terminal stations




Universal service

Social element (social tariffs)



General aspects of other elements than the social element

Fixed geographical element






Provision of public payphones (public telephone booths)




Universal directory and directory enquiry services








Directories and inquiry services

See also “Universal service - Universal directory and directory enquiry services”


Consumer protection - Ethics for the provision of premium rate services

Consumer protection








 Ethics Commission





             Network security

Emergency numbers and services








         Legal interception





Broadcasting and transmission of radio programs in the bilingual Brussels-Capital Region


Procedural rules for BIPT