메인텍스트

The central agency that realizes Open Communication to the world

Purpose of Establishment

Purpose of Establishment
Legal basis: Article 66 of the Radio Regulation Law

It aims to contribute to the increase and expansion of radio use among people and for the promotion of broadcasting, telecommunication, and radio industries by effectively managing the radio spectrum, promoting the advancement of broadcasting, telecommunication, and the radio spectrum of industries, and implementing businesses, including entrusted projects from the government, and implementing manpower development.

Major Work
  • 1. Convergence of the Broadcasting and Telecommunication Industries
    • Establish promotional plans for the advancement and convergence of the broadcasting, telecommunication, and radio industries
    • Encourage the Green Certification system and ensure the neglected members of society have access to broadcasting services
    • Support the acceleration and strengthening of the digital switch
    • Promote the broadcasting industry through production support for the Korean broadcasting service and contents overseas
    • Operate machine-to-machine support center and media center for viewers
    • Support a comprehensive broadcasting infrastructure system through the construction of the digital broadcasting-content support center
  • 2. Management of Reasonable Spectrum Resources
    • Establish and adjust medium- and long-term plans for radio spectrum-tests
    • Examine construction completion, conduct regular check-ups, and revisit permits of radio stations
    • Measure electromagnetic wave strength of radio stations and provide information about the effects on the human body
    • Establish plans for the implementation of the national technical qualification and conduct comprehensive management of the plan
    • Conduct tests for national qualifications (technical), issue licenses, provide training and seminars for qualification, and ensure communications security
  • 3. Practice-oriented Policy Research
    • Promote studies on the system, and polices in the field of domestic and overseas broadcasting, telecommunications, radio spectrum, and the convergence industry
    • Promote research and development on frequency resource and compensation for its loss
    • Support the acceleration and strengthening of the digital switch
    • Promote research on frequency resource management policy
    • Promote research on convergence and content policy to strengthen the smart media industry
    • Promote research and development on policies and measures for the broadcasting and radio spectrum industries
  • 4. Realization of Exemplary Management System between Businesses
    • Establish management objectives and strategies
    • Exercise ethical management and CSR activities
    • Act according to the National Assembly and international cooperation and establish, construct, and manage plans for information systems
    • Assess government management and promote and manage according to performance evaluation