May 10, 2022

PTA Starts Receiving Applications for IoT Licenses

Islamabad (May 10, 2022): To proliferate the usage of Internet of Things (IoTs) in Pakistan, Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has started accepting applications for "Low Power Wide Area Network (LPWAN)" license.

This license shall be valid for a term of 5 (five) years. Applicants for the license will have to provide letter of application, CNIC along with other relevant details/documents. The complete list of information and requirements is available at:

This is in pursuance to Rolling Spectrum Strategy 2020-2023 issued by Government of Pakistan, and to facilitate introduction of futuristic technologies through automation in different industries.


Khurram Ali Mehran

(Director PR)