Ofcom have published guidance on eligibility of amateur radio licensees to obtain Notices of Variation.
The role of the ETCC
The Emerging Technology Co-ordination Committee (ETCC) was created to deal with all matters concerning amateur radio repeaters and data communications for the RSGB.
The Committee assists Ofcom in the processing of applications for Notices of Variation (NoVs) for repeaters, internet gateways and mailboxes and is also responsible for the coordination of all requests for site and frequency clearances prior to submission to Ofcom.
To help develop and enhance the UK Amateur Radio Repeater and Data Communications networks.
GB7MRReported: G1XCCOPERATIONAL 30 Jul Repeater operational also on PTT TGs 112/9/123/9 also TG862 M62 Link Talk Group with GB7/HX/TD/HS AND LE.GB3WFReported: M0JSENOT OPERATIONAL 29 Jul Modifications to existing service.GB3ACReported: G4CJZOPERATIONAL 28 Jul GB3AC, the 70cms FM voice repeater in South Glos. is back on air and fully operational from 14:45hrs, today Tuesday 28thGB7ESReported: M0LREOPERATIONAL 27 Jul Returned to service in standalone mode until the internet service is renewed.