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ITU-R Preparatory Studies for WRC-19

​​​​​Resolution 809 (WRC-15) contains the WRC-19 agenda.

WRC-19 agenda Item
(Chapter)
IssueWRC Resolution   (*)Responsible Group(s)Information from Responsible Group(s) TIES
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1.1  (5) Res. 658 (WRC-15)
1.2  (4) Res. 765 (WRC-15)
1.3  (4) Res. 766 (WRC-15)
1.4  (3) Res. 557 (WRC-15)
1.5  (3) Res. 158 (WRC-15)
1.6  (3) Res. 159 (WRC-15)
1.7  (4) Res. 659 (WRC-15)
1.8  (5) Res. 359 (Rev.WRC-15)

WP 5B (1)

1.9 / 1.9.1  (5) Res. 362 (WRC-15)
1.9 / 1.9.2  (5) Res. 360 (Rev. WRC-15)
1.10  (5) Res. 426 (WRC-15)
1.11  (1) Res. 236 (WRC-15)
1.12  (1) Res. 237 (WRC-15)
1.13  (2) Res. 238 (WRC-15)
1.14  (1) Res. 160 (WRC-15)
1.15  (1) Res. 767 (WRC-15)

WP 1A (3, 4, 5)

1.16  (2) Res. 239 (WRC-15)
2  (6) Res. 27 (Rev.WRC-12) - Res. 28 (Rev.WRC-15)
3 -

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Not in the scope of the CPM

4  (6) Res. 95 (Rev.WRC-07)
5 -

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Not in the scope of the CPM

6 -

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Not in the scope of the CPM

7  (3) Res. 86 (Rev.WRC-07)
A  (3) Res. 86 (Rev.WRC-07)
B  (3) Res.86 (Rev.WRC-07)
C  (3) Res.86 (Rev.WRC-07)
D  (3) Res.86 (Rev.WRC-07)
E  (3) Res.86 (Rev.WRC-07)
F  (3) Res.86 (Rev.WRC-07)
G  (3) Res.86 (Rev.WRC-07)
H  (3) Res.86 (Rev.WRC-07)
I  (3) Res.86 (Rev.WRC-07)
J  (3) Res.86 (Rev. WRC-07)
K  (3) Res.86 (Rev.WRC-07)
L  (3) Res.86 (WRC-07)
M  (3) Res.86 (WRC-07)
8 Res. 26 (Rev.WRC-07)

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Not in the scope of the CPM

9 -

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9.1 -

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9.1.1  (2) Res. 212 (Rev.WRC-15)

WP 4C (6)

WP 5D (7)

(8)

9.1.2  (3) Res. 761 (WRC-15)

WP 4A (9)

WP 5D (10)

(11)

9.1.3  (3) Res. 157 (WRC-15)
9.1.4  (5) Res. 763 (WRC-15)
9.1.5  (2) Res. 764 (WRC-15)
9.1.6  (6) Res. 958 (WRC-15)
9.1.7  (6) Res. 958 (WRC-15)
9.1.8  (2) Res. 958 (WRC-15)
9.1.9  (3) Res. 162 (WRC-15)
9.2 -

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9.3 Res. 80 (Rev. WRC-07)

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10  (6) Res. 810 (WRC-15)

(*) See Volume 3 of the Radio Regulations

NOTE - In addition to responsible groups, concerned ITU-R groups have been identified. A concerned ITU-R group may be either a contributing group on a specific item, or an interested group that will follow the work on a specific issue and act as appropriate (see Annex 7 of Administrative Circular CA/226)​

Notes related to the information from the Responsible Groups
a

​Relevant part

b

Framework/Work Plan/Milestones/Organization of studies

c

Working Document towards Draft CPM text

Notes related to the Responsible Groups
1

WP 4C is in charge of developing studies and draft CPM text on resolves 2 of Resolution 359 (Rev.WRC-15) and sending that to WP 5B

2

See the CPM19-1 Decision in Annex 9 to BR Administrative Circular CA/226.

3

​WP 3J, WP 3K and WP 3M will undertake studies with respect to the invite ITU-R 3 and submit the initial results to WP 1A by November 2016 and final results of the studies before June 2017.

4

WP 5A and WP 5C will undertake studies with respect to the invite ITU-R 1 and 2 for applications in the land-mobile and fixed services and submit the initial results to WP 1A by November 2016 and final results of the studies before June 2017.

5

WP 7C and WP 7D will developed technical and operational characteristics of passive systems and submit the initial information with this regards to WP1A by November 2016 and final information before June 2017.

6

WP 4C is responsible for the studies requested in the invites ITU-R with respect to the satellite component of IMT, taking into account the technical and operational characteristics provided by WP 5D.

7

WP 5D is responsible for the studies requested in the invites ITU-R with respect to the terrestrial component of IMT, taking into account the technical and operational characteristics provided by WP 4C.

8

The conclusion of the draft CPM text shall be agreed by both WP 4C and WP 5D. For this purpose, the Chairmen of both WPs shall coordinate the schedule of the meetings, as appropriate.

9

WP 4A is responsible for the studies requested in the resolves to invites ITU-R with respect to the BSS (Sound), taking into account the technical and operational characteristics provided by WP 5D.

10

WP 5D is responsible for the studies requested in the resolves to invites ITU-R with respect to the IMT, taking into account the technical and operational characteristics provided by WP 4A.

11

The conclusion of the draft CPM text shall be agreed by both WP 4A and WP 5D. For this purpose, the Chairmen of both WPs shall coordinate the schedule of the meetings, as appropriate.

Chapters of the draft CPM Report to WRC-19
1
Chapter 1 - Land mobile and fixed services
2Chapter 2 - Broadband applications in mobile service
3Chapter 3 - Satellite services
4Chapter 4 - Science services
5Chapter 5 - Maritime, aeronautical and amateur services
6Chapter 6 - General issues
WRC-19 agenda ItemIssueTitle
1

on the basis of proposals from administrations, taking account of the results of WRC 15 and the Report of the Conference Preparatory Meeting, and with due regard to the requirements of existing and future services in the frequency bands under consideration, to consider and take appropriate action in respect of the following items:

1.1

​​to consider an allocation of the frequency band 50-54 MHz to the amateur service in Region 1, in accordance with Resolution 658 (WRC-15)

1.2

​to consider in-band power limits for earth stations operating in the mobile-satellite service, meteorological-satellite service and Earth exploration-satellite service in the frequency bands 401-403 MHz and 399.9-400.05 MHz, in accordance with Resolution 765 (WRC-15)

1.3

​to consider possible upgrading of the secondary allocation to the meteorological-satellite service (space-to-Earth) to primary status and a possible primary allocation to the Earth exploration-satellite service (space-to-Earth) in the frequency band 460-470 MHz, in accordance with Resolution 766 (WRC-15)

1.4

to consider the results of studies in accordance with Resolution 557 (WRC-15), and review, and revise if necessary, the limitations mentioned in Annex 7 to Appendix 30 (Rev. WRC-15), while ensuring the protection of, and without imposing additional constraints on, assignments in the Plan and the List and the future development of the broadcasting-satellite service within the Plan, and existing and planned fixed-satellite service networks

1.5

to consider the use of the frequency bands 17.7-19.7 GHz (space-to-Earth) and 27.5-29.5 GHz (Earth-to-space) by earth stations in motion communicating with geostationary space stations in the fixed-satellite service and take appropriate action, in accordance with Resolution 158 (WRC-15)

1.6

to consider the development of a regulatory framework for non-GSO FSS satellite systems that may operate in the frequency bands 37.5-39.5 GHz (space-to-Earth), 39.5 42.5 GHz (space-to-Earth), 47.2-50.2 GHz (Earth-to-space) and 50.4-51.4 GHz (Earth-to-space), in accordance with Resolution 159 (WRC-15)

1.7

to study the spectrum needs for telemetry, tracking and command in the space operation service for non-GSO satellites with short duration missions, to assess the suitability of existing allocations to the space operation service and, if necessary, to consider new allocations, in accordance with Resolution 659 ​(WRC-15)

1.8

​to consider possible regulatory actions to support Global Maritime Distress Safety Systems (GMDSS) modernization and to support the introduction of additional satellite systems into the GMDSS, in accordance with Resolution 359 (Rev.WRC‑15)

1.9 / 1.9.1

to consider, based on the results of ITU‑R studies:​ regulatory actions within the frequency band 156-162.05 MHz for autonomous maritime radio devices to protect the GMDSS and automatic identifications system (AIS), in accordance with Resolution 362 (WRC‑15)

1.9 / 1.9.2

​​to consider, based on the results of ITU‑R studies: modifications of the Radio Regulations, including new spectrum allocations to the maritime mobile-satellite service (Earth‑to‑space and space-to-Earth), preferably within the frequency bands 156.0125-157.4375 MHz and 160.6125-162.0375 MHz of Appendix 18, to enable a new VHF data exchange system (VDES) satellite component, while ensuring that this component will not degrade the current terrestrial VDES components, applications specific messages (ASM) and AIS operations and not impose any additional constraints on existing services in these and adjacent frequency bands as stated in recognizing d) and e) of Resolution 360 (Rev.WRC‑15)

1.10

to consider spectrum needs and regulatory provisions for the introduction and use of the Global Aeronautical Distress and Safety System (GADSS), in accordance with Resolution 426 (WRC-15)

1.11

to take necessary actions, as appropriate, to facilitate global or regional harmonized frequency bands to support railway radiocommunication systems between train and trackside within existing mobile service allocations, in accordance with Resolution 236 (WRC-15)

1.12

to consider possible global or regional harmonized frequency bands, to the maximum extent possible, for the implementation of evolving Intelligent Transport Systems (ITS) under existing mobile-service allocations, in accordance with Resolution 237 (WRC-15)

1.13

to consider identification of frequency bands for the future development of International Mobile Telecommunications (IMT), including possible additional allocations to the mobile service on a primary basis, in accordance with Resolution 238 (WRC-15)

1.14

to consider, on the basis of ITU R studies in accordance with Resolution 160 (WRC-15), appropriate regulatory actions for high-altitude platform stations (HAPS), within existing fixed-service allocations

1.15

to consider identification of frequency bands for use by administrations for the land-mobile and fixed services applications operating in the frequency range 275 450 GHz, in accordance with Resolution 767 (WRC-15)

1.16

to consider issues related to wireless access systems, including radio local area networks (WAS/RLAN), in the frequency bands between 5 150 MHz and 5 925 MHz, and take the appropriate regulatory actions, including additional spectrum allocations to the mobile service, in accordance with Resolution 239 (WRC-15)

2

to examine the revised ITU R Recommendations incorporated by reference in the Radio Regulations communicated by the Radiocommunication Assembly, in accordance with Resolution 28 (Rev.WRC-15), and to decide whether or not to update the corresponding references in the Radio Regulations, in accordance with the principles contained in Annex 1 to Resolution 27 (Rev.WRC-12)

3

to consider such consequential changes and amendments to the Radio Regulations as may be necessitated by the decisions of the conference

4

in accordance with Resolution 95 (Rev.WRC-07), to review the resolutions and recommendations of previous conferences with a view to their possible revision, replacement or abrogation

5

to review, and take appropriate action on, the Report from the Radiocommunication Assembly submitted in accordance with Nos. 135 and 136 of the Convention

6

to identify those items requiring urgent action by the radiocommunication study groups in preparation for the next world radiocommunication conference

7

to consider possible changes, and other options, in response to Resolution 86 (Rev. Marrakesh, 2002) of the Plenipotentiary Conference, an advance publication, coordination, notification and recording procedures for frequency assignments pertaining to satellite networks, in accordance with Resolution 86 (Rev.WRC-07), in order to facilitate rational, efficient and economical use of radio frequencies and any associated orbits, including the geostationary satellite orbit

A

Bringing into use of frequency assignments to all non-GSO systems, and consideration of a milestone-based approach for the deployment of non-GSO systems in specific frequency bands and services

B

Application of coordination arc in the Ka-band, to determine coordination requirements between the FSS and other satellite services

C

Issues for which consensus was achieved in ITU-R and a single method has been identified

D

Identification of those specific satellite networks and systems with which coordination needs to be effected under RR Nos. 9.12, 9.12A and 9.13

E

​Resolution related to RR Appendix 30B

F

Measures to facilitate entering new assignments into the RR Appendix 30B List

G

Updating the reference situation for Regions 1 and 3 networks under RR Appendices 30 and 30A when provisionally recorded assignments are converted into definitive recorded assignments

H

Modifications to RR Appendix 4 items to be provided for non-geostationary satellite systems not subject to the procedures of Section II of RR Article 9

I

​Additional RR Appendix 4 data items to be provided for non-geostationary satellite systems with multiple orbital planes

J

Pfd limit in Section 1, Annex 1 of RR Appendix 30

K

​Difficulties for Part B examinations under § 4.1.12 or 4.2.16 of RR Appendices 30 and 30A and § 6.21 c) of RR Appendix 30B

L

Update to RR Appendix 4 data elements required for RR Article 22 epfd verification after revision of Recommendation ITU-R S.1503

M

​Simplified regulatory regime for non-GSO satellite systems with short-duration missions

8

to consider and take appropriate action on requests from administrations to delete their country footnotes or to have their country name deleted from footnotes, if no longer required, taking into account Resolution 26 (Rev.WRC-07)

9

to consider and approve the Report of the Director of the Radiocommunication Bureau, in accordance with Article 7 of the Convention:

9.1

on the activities of the Radiocommunication Sector since WRC-15

9.1.1

Resolution 212 (Rev.WRC-15) - Implementation of International Mobile Telecommunications in the frequency bands 1 885-2 025 MHz and 2 110-2 200 MHz

9.1.2

Resolution 761 (WRC-15) - Compatibility of International Mobile Telecommunications and broadcasting-satellite service (sound) in the frequency band 1 452-1 492 MHz in Regions 1 and 3

9.1.3

Resolution 157 (WRC-15) - Study of technical and operational issues and regulatory provisions for new non-geostationary-satellite orbit systems in the 3 700-4 200 MHz, 4 500-4 800 MHz, 5 925-6 425 MHz and 6 725-7 025 MHz frequency bands allocated to the fixed-satellite service

9.1.4

Resolution 763 (WRC-15) - Stations on board sub-orbital vehicles

9.1.5

Resolution 764 (WRC-15) - Consideration of the technical and regulatory impacts of referencing Recommendations ITU R M.1638-1 and ITU R M.1849-1 in Nos. 5.447F and 5.450A of the Radio Regulations

9.1.6

Resolution 958 ​(WRC-15) - Urgent studies required in preparation for WRC-19 - Studies concerning Wireless Power Transmission (WPT) for electric vehicles

9.1.7

Resolution 958​ (WRC-15) - Urgent studies required in preparation for WRC-19 - Unauthorized operation of earth station terminals (Res. ITU-R 64)

9.1.8

Resolution 958 ​(WRC-15) - Urgent studies required in preparation for WRC-19 - Narrowband and broadband machine-type communication infrastructures 

9.1.9

Resolution 162 ​(WRC-15) Studies relating to spectrum needs and possible allocation of the frequency band 51.4-52.4 GHz to the fixed-satellite service (Earth-to-space)

9.2

on any difficulties or inconsistencies encountered in the application of the Radio Regulations*; and

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* This agenda item is strictly limited to the Report of the Director on any difficulties or inconsistencies encountered in the application of the Radio Regulations and the comments from administrations.

9.3

on action in response to Resolution on action in response to Resolution 80 (Rev.WRC‑07)

10

to recommend to the Council items for inclusion in the agenda for the next WRC, and to give its views on the preliminary agenda for the subsequent conference and on possible agenda items for future conferences, in accordance with Article 7 of the Convention