A licensee must submit an application before expiration in order to renew a license and continue operations after a valid term.
The following chart indicates the renewal process.
A completed renewal application with relevant attachments should be filed with the Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications (Regional Telecommunication Bureaus). (List of the license application fees)
Necessity to continue operations at a radio stations, among other items, will be examined.
If examination results show that the application conforms to Radio Regulatory Laws, the license will be renewed.
Applications to renew a license must be made no less than 3 months prior to, but not 6 months before the date of expiration. But licenses that have a valid term of 1 year, such as an amateur radio station license, should be renewed 1 month before the expiration date.