FCC Registration Number (FRN)

Very important is that you need a US postal address for receiving letters from the FCC. This postal address can be the home of a friend, family or a company or one of the mailing services like USA2Me.com.

A FCC Registration Number (FRN) from the FCC is also required. You can get one from the FCC's Commission Registration System (CORES) and you will also supplied with a password.

To register click on this link: https://apps.fcc.gov/coresWeb/publicHome.do

Before the registration you should read the following instructions ...

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Click on register and then select "An individual" and "Yes" for a US postal address.

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If you use a postal address of a contact person then you have to name the contact person like "c/o Carl Muller" before the street name, seperated with a comma.

An FCC instructional video provides step-by-step instructions on how to obtain an FRN through the FCC’s COmmission REgistration System (CORES): https://www.fcc.gov/rofrn

Please notice that you need your FRN and the password for the FCC Universal License System to manage and download you license after the exam.