Poland

Geographic Region (ITU/UN)

ISO 3166 Code

PL

M49 Code

616

MCC

260

ITU Member

Yes

ITU-R Region

Overview

Poland (Polska), officially the Republic of Poland, is a sovereign country in Central Europe. The country is bordered by Germany, Czechia, Slovakia, Ukraine, Belarus, Lithuania, and the Russian exclave of Kaliningrad.

Poland is a member of the ITU and as such follows radio frequency harmonisation principles according to ITU-R Region-1. The regulatory body governing communications policy is the Ministry of Digital Affairs, and the Office of Electronic Communications (UKE) is charged with regulating the country's radio frequency spectrum activities such as planning, allocations, and licencing.

National Mobile Network Operators

There are 2 mobile network operators servicing this region.

3G: Active
4G: Active
5G: Trialling
IoT: N/A
3G: Active
4G: Active
5G: N/A
IoT: Active
IoT Technology: NB-IoT (LTE Cat-NB1)

News & Developments

Operating on a government-granted test license on the 3.4 to 3.6 GHz band, the test network has been set up between nine sites in the Ochota and Powiśle districts of the Polish capital.

Orange Poland has made more than 100 5G smartphones and routers available for invited customers to test and experience 5G download speeds of up to 900 Mbps.