LPFM construction permits, whether for new or existing stations, are initially valid for 36 months (as per §73.3598(a)). Extensions beyond this period are only granted under exceptional circumstances, such as natural disasters, administrative and judicial reviews, or international coordination matters, in accordance with the FCC’s tolling policies (§73.3598(b)).
This is a comprehensive process, primarily applicable to commercial FM stations. Here are the key steps:
The power level authorized for your LPFM radio station might be due to several factors. Here are some common reasons for low power authorization for LPFM (Low Power FM) stations: