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§ 0.401 Location of Commission offices.
The Commission maintains several offices and receipt locations.
Applications and other filings not submitted in accordance with the
addresses or locations set forth below will be returned to the
applicant without processing. When an application or other filing does
not involve the payment of a fee, the appropriate filing address or
location is established elsewhere in the rules for the various types of
submissions made to the Commission. The public should identify the
correct filing location by reference to these rules. Applications or
submissions requiring fees must be submitted in accordance with
§ 0.401(b) of the rules irrespective of the addresses that may be set
out elsewhere in the rules for other submissions.
(a) General correspondence, as well as applications and filings not
requiring the fees set forth at part 1, subpart G of the rules (or not
claiming an exemption, waiver or deferral from the fee requirement),
should be delivered to one of the following locations.
(1) The main office of the Commission is located at 45 L Street NE,
Washington, DC 20554.
(i) Documents submitted by mail to this office should be addressed to:
Federal Communications Commission, Washington, DC 20554.
(ii) All hand-carried documents should be addressed to the Commission's
Secretary, Office of the Secretary, Federal Communications Commission
and delivered to 9050 Junction Drive, Annapolis Junction, MD 20701.
(iii) Electronic filings, where required, recommended, or permitted,
must be transmitted as specified by the Commission or relevant Bureau
(2) The Commission's laboratory is located near Columbia, Maryland. The
mailing address is:
Federal Communications Commission, Equipment Authorization Division,
7435 Oakland Mills Road, Columbia, MD 21046
(3) The Commission also maintains offices at Gettysburg, PA.
(i) The address of the Wireless Telecommunications Bureau's licensing
(A) Federal Communications Commission, 1270 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg,
PA 17325-7245; and
(B) Federal Communications Commission, Wireless Telecommunications
Bureau, Washington, DC 20554.
(ii) The mailing address of the International Telecommunications
Section of the Finance Branch is: Federal Communications Commission,
P.O. Box IT-70, Gettysburg, PA 17326.
(4) For the locations of the field offices, contact the Enforcement
(5) The location of the Office of General Counsel is 45 L Street NE,
Washington, DC 20554.
(b) Applications or filings requiring the fees set forth at part 1,
subpart G of the rules must be delivered through the appropriate
electronic filing system with the correct fee and completed Fee Form
attached to the application or filing, unless otherwise directed by the
Commission. In the case of any conflict between this rule subpart and
other rules establishing filing locations for submissions subject to a
fee, this subpart shall govern.
Note to paragraph (b) introductory text: Applicants seeking a waiver or
deferral of fees must submit their application or filing in accordance
with the addresses set forth below. Applicants claiming a statutory
exemption from the fees should file their applications in accordance
with paragraph (a) of this section.
(1) Applications and filings submitted by mail shall be submitted
following the procedures set forth by the Commission in the appropriate
Note to paragraph (b)(1): Wireless Telecommunications Bureau
applications that require frequency coordination by certified
coordinators must be submitted to the appropriate certified frequency
coordinator before filing with the Commission. After coordination, the
applications are filed with the Commission as set forth herein. (See
§ § 90.127 and 90.175 of this chapter.)
(2) Alternatively, applications and other filings may be sent
electronically via the Universal Licensing System (ULS) or the Cable
Operations and Licensing System (COALS) as appropriate for use of those
[ 52 FR 10227 , Mar. 31, 1987]
Editorial Note: For Federal Register citations affecting § 0.401, see
the List of CFR Sections Affected, which appears in the Finding Aids
section of the printed volume and at www.govinfo.gov.
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