Switzerland and the Principality of Liechtenstein
Radio Interface Regulation

784.101.21 / RIR10061)
Wireless applications in healthcare

RIR1006-10
MBANS
2483.5 - 2500 MHz
1mW / 10% DC / LBT+AFA / indoor only
Edition 2.0 / 01.08.2018

Nr Parameter2)DescriptionComments
1Radiocommunication service--
2ApplicationMBANSThe application is for MBANS, indoor only within healthcare facilities.
3Frequency band2483.5 - 2500 MHz-
4Channelling--
5Modulation / Occupied bandwidth- / up to 3 MHzBased on the assumptions used in ECC Report 201 and noting that EN 303 203 is under development, the modulation bandwidth for MBANS shall not exceed 3 MHz.
6Direction / Separation--
7Transmit power / Power density1 mW e.i.r.p..-
8Channel access and occupation rulesDuty Cycle max. 10 %, LBT and AFA.Adequate spectrum sharing mechanisms (e.g. Listen-Before-Talk and Adaptive Frequency Agility) shall be implemented by the equipment and max. 10% duty cycle.
MBANS equipment shall implement a spectrum access mechanism as described in the applicable harmonised European standard EN 303 203 or an equivalent spectrum access mechanism.
9Authorisation regimeSwitzerland: License exempt.
Liechtenstein: General authorisation.
Operation on NIB / NPB. (Non interference basis / non protection basis).
10Additional essential requirements--
11Frequency planning assumptionsEN 303 203-
12Planned changes--
13ReferenceEN 303 203 /-/ ERC/REC 70-03, Annex 2.Effective use of spectrum / ECC Decisions / ECC Recommendations.
14Notification numberG/TBT/N/CHE/182
2014/9508/CH
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15RemarksEN 301 489-3-

Normative part: 1 to 11
Informative part: Nr 12 to 15

1) RIR for similar and/or other applications are available under: https://www.bakom.admin.ch/bakom/en/home/frequenzen-antennen/nationaler-frequenzzuweisungsplan/schnittstellen-anforderungen.html
2) For explanations and legal status, please refer to basis document 784.101.21 / RIR0000