Fee Schedule

Frequency Band/Type of System/Type of Service

PCIA offers a 5% discount on coordination services fees to applicants who submit their applications electronically, through License*Link Online, and who pay for the PCIA coordination services and FCC fees electronically through Customer Originated Electronic Payment (COEP). Please call us at 800-759-0300 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  for details.

Mobile Only Systems (all Frequency Bands)**
**Each additional non-contiguous (separated by more than 50 miles) mobile only (MO or MO6) site is assessed an additional MO or MO6 fee

Mobile only (MO) per Form 601 (all frequency bands)

$125

Mobile private carrier (MO6) – per Form 601 below 470 MHZ

$200

Mobile private carrier (MO6) – per Form 601 above 470 MHz

$325

 

$100
Fixed Base Systems below 470 MHz
Include single user base/mobile (FB), single user relay (FB2), new community repeater (FB4), private paging (FB), private carrier paging (FB6), two-way private carrier (FB5), non-profit cooperative (FB7), temporary base (FBT), temporary repeater (FB2T) and point-to-point operations on fixed stations (FX1, FX2, FX0)

New fequency or frequency pair

$200

Change or relocation of an existing frequency for systems in the category above

$200

Change radio service from IG to IK to YG or YG – trunking

$200

Each additional contiguous (sites within 50 miles) re-used base station frequency

$75
YG Trunk Systems FB8 Station Class (New fequency or frequency pair includes contour analysis) $275
Add-on to existing community repeater (FB4) (All Frequency Bands) $100
Application prearation for fixed base systems in these bands $150

 

 

Base Systems 470-512 MHz, 800 MHz, 900 MHz and 929 MHz

 

New frequency or frequency pair

$350

Change or relocation of an existing frequency for any of the systems in the category above

$350

Each additional contiguous (sites within 50 miles) re-used base station frequency

$75
800 MHz Expansion and Guard Bands - Sprint Vacated Spectrum $500

470 MHz applications that require additional processing through interference software (price is assessed each time the application is processed through the software)

$400
470 MHz modification applications that require additional processing through interference software (price is assessed each time the application is processed through the software) $350
Application preparation for fixed base systems in these bands $200

 

 

Miscellaneous Services (All Frequency Bands)

 

Construction notification filings

$75

Late filed construction notification with a standard waiver request

$150

Height above average terrain (AAT) calculation

$10

Minor modifications to change antenna height, output power, ERP, number of mobile units, area of operation emmissions or relocation of control station

$100

Renewal Only application filings

$100
   
PCIA Technical Analysis Fees (COEP discount is not applicable)  
Service to interference FB8 contour analysis $75
Additional re-runs for technical changes $50
800/900 MHz DHAAT 40/22 dBu Short-spacing study - price per station $50
   
Returned Applications and Applications Filed Without PCIA Certification

All applications below 470 MHz 

$100

Base station above 470 MHz

$175

Mobile only applications in the 470 MHz band

$100
   
FCC Fees (Frequency Band/Type of Service) Service Fee / Fee Code

Below 470 MHz 

$210/PALR

470 MHz and above shared

$460/PALS

Commercial Mobile Radio Service (CMRS)

$60/PALM
All Modification Applications $60/PALM
Waiver request $180/PDWM
   

Please note that there are numerous companies that can assist you in filling out the Form 601 for a fee. Please see below for a list of examples.

CompanyPhone Number
Business Radio Licensing 949.348.8510
Federal Licensing 717.334.0668
Haggerty Communications 619.698.9560
National License 317.849.5866
Skylines Unlimited 717.218.5003
Washington Radio Reports 717.334.0668

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Effective Date: January 1, 2014