The NCA plans, manages and assigns broadcasting frequencies to all entities interested or engaged in provision of electronic broadcasting services in the republic of South Sudan.
Like all other services, applicants for broadcasting frequencies are required to address their applications to the office of the director general NCA and should have obtained a letter of “No Objection” from the South Sudan Media Authority. Additional requirements include copies of registration documents of the applicant, completion of the service form (FM, TV, Fix, etc.) issued by NCA and payment of the stipulated fees for the particular broadcasting service.
The categories of broadcasting services currently licensed and being regulated by NCA include Digital Terrestrial TV broadcasters and Analogue sound broadcasters (FM). The Broadcasting stations are further classified into public (National or state Government operated), Commercial and Community broadcasters.