2015 - 2019 | 2013 - 2014 | 2010 - 2012 | 2008 - 2009 | 2006 - 2007 | 2004 - 2005 | 2001 - 2003

Contravention of the Telecoms Act (Cap 323):

  • Breach of Dealer's Licence
  • Telecommunications (Dealers) Regulations
  • SBO (Class) Licence
  • Telecommunications (Radio-communication) Regulations 
  • Telecommunications (Cable Detection Workers) Regulations

2015 - 2019

May 2019
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
3 Breach of Condition 13 of the Telecommunications Dealer's Individual Licence. Warning
3 Breach of Condition 3 of the Telecommunications Dealer's Individual Licence. Warning
1 Failure to state "For Export Only" in Advertisement. Warning
1 Breach of Condition 1 of the Telecommunications Dealer's Class Licence. Warning
March 2019
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1 Breach of Section 29(5) of the Telecommunications Act. Warning
1 Breach of Regulation 8(2) of the TCDW Regulations. Warning
1 Provision of Telecommunication services without a licence. Advisory
February 2019
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1 Operation of radio-communication equipment without a licence. Warning
1 Failure to state “For Export Only” in Advertisement. Warning
1 Failure to notify IMDA of a change in particulars. Warning
January 2019
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1 Breach of Regulation 20(1) of the Telecommunications (Dealers) Regulations. Warning
1 Failure to state “For Export Only” in Advertisement. Warning
1 Breach of Regulation 8(2) of the TCDW Regulations. Warning
November 2018
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1 Breach of Regulation 40(a) of the Telecommunications (Radio-Communication Regulations). Warning
September 2018
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
5Offering for sale Telecommunication equipment without a requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
4Breach of Condition 1 of the Telecommunication Dealer’s Class Licence.Warning
1Breach of Condition 10A of the Telecommunication Dealer’s Class Licence.Warning
1Breach of Condition 18 of the Telecommunication Dealer’s Individual Licence.Warning
1Breach of Regulation 20(1) of the Telecommunications (Dealers) Regulations.Financial Penalty
1Failure to include the words "For Export Only" in Advertisement.Warning
1Provision of telecommunication services without a licence.Warning
August 2018
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
9Sale of telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence. Warning
1Breach of Condition 1 of the Telecommunication Dealer’s Class Licence.Financial Penalty
2Breach of Regulation 20(1) of the Telecommunications (Dealers) Regulations.Warning
July 2018
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Sale of telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence. Composition Sum
1Breach of Condition 1 of the Telecommunication Dealer’s Class Licence.Warning
1Provision of telecommunication services without a licence.Advisory
June 2018
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Sale of telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence. Warning
May 2018
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Breach of Regulation 4(8) of the Telecommunications (Dealers) Regulations.Composition Sum
2Possession of radio-communication equipment without a licence. Composition Sum
2Regulation 20(1) of the Telecommunications (Dealers) Regulations.Financial Penalty
2Sale of telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
1Sale of telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence. Composition Sum
2Breach of Regulation 3(5) of the Telecommunications (Dealers) Regulations.Warning
2Breach of Condition 1 of the Telecommunication Dealer’s Class Licence.Warning
1Breach of Condition 1 of the Telecommunication Dealer’s Class Licence.Financial Penalty
April 2018
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1 Breach of Condition 1 of the Telecommunication Dealer’s Class Licence. Warning
2 Sale of telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence. Warning
1 Breach of Regulation 70(2), (3) and (4) of the Telecommunications (Radio-communication Regulations). Warning
6 Breach of Regulation 3(5) of the Telecommunications (Dealers) Regulations. Warning
1 Breach of Regulation 3(5) of the Telecommunications (Dealers) Regulations. Composition Sum
1 Possession of radio-communication equipment without a licence. Composition Sum
March 2018
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1 Breach of Condition 1 of the Telecommunication Dealer’s Class Licence. Warning
1 Sale of telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence. Composition Sum
1 Sale of telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence. Warning
February 2018
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1 Breach of Condition 1 of the Telecommunication Dealer’s Class Licence. Warning
1 Breach of Condition 1 of the Telecommunication Dealer’s Class Licence. Financial Penalty
1 Sale of telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence. Warning
1 Possession of radio-communication equipment without a licence. Composition Sum
January 2018
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
5 Breach of Condition 1 of the Telecommunication Dealer’s Class Licence. Warning
1 Breach of Condition 10A of the Telecommunication Dealers’ Class Licence. Warning
December 2017
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2 Sale of telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence. Warning
1 Breach of Condition 18 of the Telecommunication Dealer’s Individual Licence. Financial Penalty
2 Breach of Regulation 3(5) of the Telecommunications (Dealers) Regulations. Warning
November 2017
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1 Sale of telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence. Composition Sum
1 Breach of Condition 3, 11 and 13 of the Dealer’s Individual Licence. Financial Penalty
1 Breach of Condition 1 of the Telecommunication Dealer’s Class Licence. Warning
2 Breach of Condition 1 of the Telecommunication Dealer’s Class Licence. Financial Penalty
1 Offering for sale of telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence. Warning
October 2017
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2 Sale of telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer's Licence. Composition Sum
1 Breach of Condition 1 of the Telecommunications Dealers Class Licence. Warning
1 Breach of Condition 11 of the Dealer’s Individual Licence. Financial Penalty
1 Breach of Condition 13 of the Dealer’s Individual Licence. Financial Penalty
September 2017
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1 Breach of Regulation 70(4)(c) of the Telecommunications (Radio-Communication) Regulations. Composition Sum
3 Breach of Condition 1 of the Dealer's Class Licence. Financial Penalty
1 Breach of Condition 3 of the Dealer's Individual Licence. Financial Penalty
5 Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence. Composition Sum
2 Breach of Regulation 4(8) of the Telecommunications (Dealers) Regulations. Warning
July 2017
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1 Breach of Condition 1 of the Dealer's Class Licence. Financial Penalty
1 Provision of telecommunication services without a licence. Warning
June 2017
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1 Breach of Condition 11 of the Dealer's Individual Licence. Financial Penalty
1 Breach of Condition 13 of the Dealer's Individual Licence. Financial Penalty
May 2017
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1 Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
1 Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence. Composition Sum
April 2017
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Breach of Regulation 4(8) of the Telecommunications (Dealers) Regulations.Composition Sum
1 Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
March 2017
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Breach of Condition 3 of the Dealer's Individual Licence. Warning
1Breach of Condition 12(c) of the Dealer's Individual Licence. Warning
1Breach of Condition 13 of the Dealer's Individual Licence. Warning
1 Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
January 2017
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Operation of radio-communication equipment which caused radio frequency interference. Warning
December 2016
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence.Composition Sum
1Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
November 2016
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence.Composition Sum
1Operation of radio-communication equipment which caused radio frequency interference. Warning
October 2016
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence.Composition Sum
2Operation of radio-communication equipment which caused radio frequency interference. Warning
September 2016
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence.Composition Sum
1Operation of radio-communication equipment which caused radio frequency interference. Warning
August 2016
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Operation of radio-communication equipment which caused radio frequency interference. Warning
July 2016
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2Breach of Condition 3 of the Dealer’s Individual Licence.Composition Sum
1Breach of Condition 11 of the Dealer’s Individual Licence.Composition Sum
3Breach of Condition 12(c) of the Dealer’s Individual Licence.Composition Sum
1Breach of Condition 13 of the Dealer’s Individual Licence.Composition Sum
1Operation of radio-communication equipment which caused radio frequency interference. Warning
June 2016
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2Breach of Condition 3 of the Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
2Breach of Condition 11 of the Dealer’s Individual Licence.Composition Sum
1Breach of Condition 11 of the Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
1Breach of Condition 12(c) of the Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
1Breach of Condition 12(c) of the Dealer’s Individual Licence.Composition Sum
2Breach of Condition 13 of the Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
2Breach of Condition 13 of the Dealer’s Individual Licence.Composition Sum
2Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence.Composition Sum
1Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
May 2016
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Breach of Condition 3 of the Dealer’s Individual Licence.Composition Sum
1Breach of Condition 12(c) of the Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
1Breach of Condition 13 of the Dealer’s Individual Licence.Composition Sum
1Offering for sale Telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
1Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence.Composition Sum
2Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
April 2016
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
6Offering for sale Telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
1Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
1Operation of radio-communication equipment which caused radio frequency interference.Composition Sum
March 2016
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Breach of Regulation 11 of the Telecommunications (Class Licences) Regulation.Financial Penalty
1Breach of Condition 12c of the Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
1Offering for sale Telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
1Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
1Infringement of the privilege conferred upon IDA for Promoting Telecommunication System and Services. Warning
February 2016
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Breach of Condition 3 of the Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
1Breach of Condition 11 of the Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
1Breach of Condition 13 of the Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
1Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence.Financial Penalty
1Infringement of the privilege conferred upon IDA for Promoting Telecommunication System and Services. Warning
January 2016
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Breach of Condition 3 of the Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
1Breach of Condition 12(c) of the Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
1Breach of Condition 13 of the Dealer’s Individual Licence. Warning
1Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence.Fine
December 2015
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual LicenceFormal Warning
1Breach of Condition 3 of the Dealer’s Individual LicenceFormal Warning
1Breach of Condition 12(c) of the Dealer’s Individual LicenceFormal Warning
1Breach of Condition 13 of the Dealer’s Individual LicenceFormal Warning
1Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual LicenceFine
1Breach of Condition 13 of the Dealer’s Individual LicenceFine
1Operation of radio-communication equipment which caused radio frequency interferenceFormal Warning
November 2015
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2Damage to cables belonging to Telecommunication System LicenseeComposition Sum
3Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite dealer’s individual licenceFormal Warning
1Breach of Condition 11 of the Dealer’s Individual LicenceFormal Warning
1Breach of Condition 12(c) of the Dealer’s Individual LicenceFine
1Breach of Condition 13 of the Dealer’s Individual LicenceFine
October 2015
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Damage to cables belonging to Telecommunication System LicenseeComposition Sum
6Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite dealer’s individual licenceComposition Sum
7Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite dealer’s individual licenceFormal Warning
1Breach of Condition 11 of the Dealer’s Individual LicenceFormal Warning
2Breach of Condition 11 of the Dealer’s Individual LicenceComposition Sum
1Breach of Condition 12(c) of the Dealer’s Individual LicenceWarning
4Breach of Condition 13 of the Dealer’s Individual LicenceComposition Sum
1Breach of Condition 13 of the Dealer’s Individual LicenceWarning
September 2015
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2Damage to cables belonging to Telecommunication System LicenseeComposition Sum
1Operation of radio-communication equipment without a licenceWarning
6Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite dealer’s individual licenceComposition Sum
7Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite dealer’s individual licenceWarning
1Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment to a dealer who is a Dealer’s Class LicenseeFine
August 2015
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Failure to give prior written notice to the telecommunication system licensee of the proposed commencement of earthworksComposition Sum
1Failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipmentFinancial Penalty
1Failure to Include the words “For Export Only” in AdvertisementFormal Warning
1Sale of Non-Registered Telecommunication Equipment Without the requisite Dealer’s Individual LicenceComposition Sum
1Offering for sale Telecommunication Equpiment which is classified as Prohibited EquipmentFinancial Penalty
1Leng Aik Engineering Pte Ltd was prosecuted in Court under Sections 29(1), 32 and 49(2) of the Telecommunications Act (Cap 323)Fine $165,000
July 2015
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Infringement of the privilege conferred upon IDA for Promoting Telecommunication System and ServicesFormal Warning
April 2015
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
a) Failure to give prior written notice to the telecommunication system licensee of the proposed commencement of earthworks
b) Failure to ascertain the location of telecommunication cables belonging to Telecommunication System Licensee
Composition Sum
2Damage to cables belonging to Telecommunication System LicenseeComposition Sum
2Operation of radio-communication equipment which caused radio frequency interferenceComposition Sum
1Operation of radio-communication equipment without a licenceComposition Sum
1Failure to obtain IDA's approval before changing the operating frequencies of the base station registered under the LicenceFormal Warning
March 2015
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment.Formal Warning
1Failure to Include the words "For Export Only" in AdvertisementFinancial Penalty
2Failure to Include the words "For Export Only" in AdvertisementFormal Warning
February 2015
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2Failure to obtain a separate dealer's individual licence for each business outlet dealing in non-registered telecommunication equipmentFinancial Penalty
1Failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment.Financial Penalty
1Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite dealer's individual licence.Composition Sum
2Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite dealer's individual licence.Warning
January 2015
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Operation of radio-communication equipment which caused radio frequency interference Warning
Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence Warning
Failure to submit to IDA the particulars of prospective buyers not less than 14 days prior to the sale of the relevant equipment Financial Penalty

2013 - 2014

December 2014
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Failure to submit to IDA the particulars of prospective buyers not less than 14 days prior to the sale of the relevant equipment Financial Penalty
Failure to obtain a separate dealer’s individual licence for each business outlet dealing in non-registered telecommunication equipment Financial Penalty
Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment without the requisite dealer’s individual licence Warning
November 2014
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Operation of radio-communication equipment which caused radio frequency interference Advisory
Sale of Non-Registered Telecommunication Equipment Without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence Warning
October 2014
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
a) Failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment
b) Failure to display sign/label for the non-registered telecommunication equipment
 Financial Penalty
Breach of Condition 12(c) of the Dealer’s Individual Licence Warning
a) Failure to give prior written notice to the telecommunication system licensee of the proposed commencement of earthworks
b) Damage of cables belonging to Telecommunication System Licensee
 Composition sum
September 2014
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Operation of radio-communication equipment which caused radio frequency interference Warning
Operation of radio-communication equipment which caused radio frequency interference Composition sum
August 2014
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
a) Failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment
b) Failure to display sign/label for the non-registered telecommunication equipment
 Financial Penalty
a) Failure to give prior written notice to the telecommunication system licensee of the proposed commencement of earthworks
b) Damage of cables belonging to Telecommunication System Licensee
 Composition Sum
July 2014
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment Financial Penalty
June 2014
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
a) Failure to display signs/notices for non-registered equipment at business premises
b) Failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment
 Financial Penalty
Sale of non-registered equipment without the requisite Dealer’s individual Licence Composition Sum
May 2014
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
a) Sale of non-registered equipment for local use
b) Affixing compliance labels on non-registered equipment
 Financial Penalty
Sale of non-registered equipment without the requisite Dealer’s individual Licence Composition Sum
April 2014
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Failure to maintain proper records for the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment Financial penalty
Failure to display sign/label for the non-registered telecommunication equipment Financial penalty
Sale of non-registered equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence Financial penalty
March 2014
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Operation of radio-communication equipment which caused radio frequency interference Composition sum
December 2013
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Operation of radio-communication equipment which caused radio frequency interference Formal warning
November 2013
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sale of non-registered equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence Formal warning
Failure to maintain proper records for the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment Financial penalty
Failure to display sign/label for the non-registered telecommunication equipment Financial penalty
Failure to give prior written notice to the telecommunication system licensee of the proposed commencement of earthworks Composition sum
October 2013
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence Composition sum / Formal Warning
Failure to maintain proper records for the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment Financial penalty
Operation of radio-communication equipment which caused radio frequency interference Composition sum
Possession of radio-equipment without a licence Composition sum
September 2013
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence Formal warning / Composition sum
Failure to display sign/label for the non-registered telecommunication equipment Formal warning
August 2013
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence Composition sum
Failure to maintain proper records for the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment Financial penalty
July 2013
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment to a dealer who is a Dealer’s Class Licensee Formal warning
Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence Formal warning
June 2013
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence Formal warning
a) Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment for local use
b) Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence
c) Failure to comply with IDA’s specifications on display of information in advertisement
 Formal warning
Failure to give prior written notice to the telecommunication system licensee of the proposed commencement of earthworks Composition sum
May 2013
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence Composition sum
April 2013
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Failure to comply with IDA’s specifications on display of information in advertisement Formal warning
Failure to display sign/label for the non-registered telecommunication equipment Formal warning
a) Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment for local use
b) Failure to maintain proper records for the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment
c) Failure to comply with IDA’s specifications on display of information in advertisement
d) Failure to display sign/label for the non-registered telecommunication equipment
 Formal warning / Financial penalty
March 2013
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence Formal warning
a) Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment for local use
b) Failure to maintain proper records for the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment
c) Failure to comply with IDA’s specifications on display of information in advertisement
d) Failure to display sign/label for the non-registered telecommunication equipment
 Formal warning / Financial penalty
February 2013
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sale of telecommunication equipment without registration with IDA Formal warning
Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer’s Individual Licence Composition sum
January 2013
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Damage of cables belonging to Telecommunication System Licensee Composition sum

2010 - 2012

December 2012
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence Formal warning / Composition sum
a) Sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment to a dealer who is a Dealer's Class Licensee
b) Failure to comply with IDA's specifications on display of information in advertisement
 Financial Penalty
Importation and sale of prohibited telecommunication equipment Financial Penalty
November 2012
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence Formal warning
October 2012
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sale of telecommunication equipment without registration with IDA Formal warning
Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence Formal warning
September 2012
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence Formal warning
August 2012
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sale of telecommunication equipment without registration with IDA Formal warning
Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence Formal warning
June 2012
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
HSC Pipeline Engineering Pte Ltd was prosecuted in Court under Section 29(3), 32 and 49(2) of the Telecommunications Act (Cap 323) Fine $180,000
Sale of telecommunication equipment without registration with IDA Formal warning
Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence Composition sum
May 2012
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sale of telecommunication equipment without registration with IDA Formal warning / Composition sum
Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence Composition sum
April 2012
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence Composition sum
March 2012
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sale of telecommunication equipment without registration with IDA Formal warning
February 2012
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Failure to display signs/notices for non-registered equipment at business premises and failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment Financial penalty
January 2012
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Failure to display signs/notices for non-registered equipment at business premises Financial penalty
Sale of telecommunication equipment without registration with IDA Formal warning
December 2011
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken

a) Operation of radio-communication equipment without a licence
b) Transmission of superfluous signals by a station

 Composition sum
1Failure to notify IDA of a change in particulars Formal warning
November 2011
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Possession of radio-communication equipment without a licence Formal warning
September 2011
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Damage of cables belonging to Telecommunication System Licensee Composition sum
August 2011
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sales of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence Composition sum
Sales of non approved equipment to a dealer who is not the holder of a Deale's Individual Licence Financial penalty
July 2011
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Huationg Contractor Pte Ltd was prosecuted in Court under Section 49(2) of the Telecommunications Act (Cap 323) Fine $60,000
Sales of telecommunication equipment without registration with IDA Formal warning
Sales of non approved equipment for local use Formal warning
Possession of radio-communication equipment without a licence Formal warning
June 2011
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment Financial penalty
May 2011
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Transmission of message which interfered with the operation of an authorised network Composition sum
1Sales of non approved equipment for local use Financial penalty
April 2011
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Operation of radio-communication equipment without a licence Composition sum
March 2011
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
(a) Failure to obtain any certification or test report to confirm its declaration that the equipment has been tested to comply with IDA specifications
(b) Sale of telecommunication equipment for local use without obtaining approval
 Financial penalty / Formal warning
1Sales of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence Composition sum
1Operation of portable stations at frequencies unspecified in the licence Financial penalty
February 2011
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Sales of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence Formal warning
January 2011
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Contravention of Regulation 68(1) of the Telecommunications (Radio-communications) Regulations Formal warning
1Transmission of message which interfered with the operation of an authorised network Formal warning
December 2010
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Contravention of Section 27(5) of the Telecommunications Act by failing to comply with IDA's direction. Formal warning
Failure to carry out duties as a telecommunication cable detection worker in a safe, careful and proper manner Formal warning
1Damage of cables belonging to Telecommunication System Licensee Composition sum
November 2010
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
Failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipment Financial penalty
1Sales of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence Composition sum
October 2010
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
 3 Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence Composition sum / Formal warning
Provision of telecommunication services without a licence Formal warning
1Vesta Iron Works Pte Ltd was prosecuted in Court under Section 32 and 49(3) of the Telecommunications Act (Cap 323) Fine $120,000
June 2010
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Sale of telecommunication equipment without registration with IDAFormal Warning
1Transmission of message which interfered with the operation of an authorised networkComposition sum

2008 - 2009

December 2009
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2Failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipmentFinancial penalty
1Sale of telecommunication equipment without registration with IDAFormal warning
November 2009
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Sembcorp Daewoo J.V. was prosecuted in Court under Sections 29(1), 32 and 49(2) of the Telecommunications Act (Cap 323)Fine $260,000
October  2009
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
6Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceComposition sum
1Failure to notify IDA of change in particulars specified in Dealer's Individual LicenceFormal warning
1Sato Kogyo (S) Pte Ltd was prosecuted in Court under Sections 32 and 49(3) of the Telecommunications Act (Cap 323)Fine $200,000
September  2009
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipmentFinancial penalty
1Failure to comply with IDA's specifications on display of information in brouchersFinancial penalty
August  2009
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Sales of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceComposition sum
1Failure to display sign/notices for non-registered equipment at business premisesFinancial penalty
2Failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipmentFinancial penalty
2Failure to comply with IDA's specifications on display of information in advertisementFinancial penalty
1Failure to notify IDA of change in particulars specified in Dealer's Individual LicenceFormal warning
1Soil Investigation Pte Ltd was prosecuted in Court under Section 29(1), 32 and 49(2) of the Telecommunications Act (Cap 323)Fine $140,000
July  2009
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non-registered telecommunication equipmentFinancial penalty
1Ah Boon Civil Engineering & Building Contractor Pte Ltd was prosecuted in Court under Sections 29, 32 and 49 of the Telecommunications Act (Cap 323)Fine $500,000
June  2009
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Sale of non approved equipment without the requiste Dealer's Individual LicenceComposition Sum
1Sale of non approved equipment to a dealer who is not the holder of a Dealer's Individual LicenceFinancial penalty
May  2009
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2Sale of non approved equipment without the requiste Dealer's Individual LicenceComposition Sum
1Failure to carry out duties as a telecommunication cable detection worker in a safe, careful and proper mannerFinancial penalty
April  2009
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Failure to comply with IDA's specifications on display of information in advertisementFormal warning
1Use of frequencies not specified in the network (spectrum) licenceFinancial penalty
March  2009
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Provision of prepaid callback/call-reorigination services without a licenceComposition sum
February  2009
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
11) Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence
2) Sale of telecommunication equipment without registration with IDA
Formal warning
1Failure to carry out duties as a telecommunication cable detection worker in a safe, careful or proper mannerFinancial penalty
December 2008 – January 2009
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Sale of telecommunication equipment without registration with IDAFormal warning
11) Failure to display signs/notices at business premises
2) Failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non-approved telecommunication equipment
Financial Penalty
2Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFormal warning
October 2008 – November 2008
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2Sale on non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFormal warning
August 2008 – September 2008
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Importation of telecommunication equipment without prior approval of IDAFormal warning
1Sale of non approved equipment to a dealer who is not the holder of a Dealer's Individual LicenceFormal warning
3Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine / Formal warning
1Failure to comply with IDA's specifications on display of information in advertisementFormal warning
June 2008 – July 2008
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2Importation of telecommunication equipment without prior approval of IDAFormal warning
3Sale of telecommunication equipment without registration with IDAFine / Formal warning
April 2008 – May 2008
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
4Importation of telecommunication equipment without prior approval of IDAFine / Formal warning
2Sale of telecommunication equipment without registration with IDAFormal warning
1Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine
1Failure to notify IDA of change in particularsFormal warning
1Sale of non approved equipment for local useFinancial penalty
1Possession of radio-communication equipment without a licenceFormal warning
February 2008 – March 2008
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
9Importation of telecommunication equipment without prior approval of IDAFine / Formal warning
4Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine / Formal warning
2Damage of cables belonging to Telecommunication System LicenseeFine
December 2007 – January 2008
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
13Importation of telecommunication equipment without prior approval of IDAFormal warning
1Possession of radio-communication equipment without a licence and interference with radio-communication networkFormal warning
1Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFormal warning

2006 - 2007

October 2007 – November 2007
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
9Importation of telecommunication equipment without prior approval of IDAFine / Formal warning
1Failure to notify IDA of any change or inaccuracy in its particulars, the description and scope of telecommunication systems and servicesFine / Formal warning
1(a) Failure to give written notice to the telecommunication system licensee of the proposed commencement of earthworks
(b) Failure to obtain the necessary information on the location of telecommunication cable and consulting telecommunication system licensee on the steps to be taken to prevent the telecommunication cable from damage while the earthworks are being carried out
(c) Failure to cause telecommunication cable detection work to be carried out by licensed telecommunication cable detection worker
Fine
August 2007 – September 2007
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Importation of telecommunication equipment without the prior approval of IDAFine
1Transmission of message which interfered with the operation of an authorised networkFormal warning
2Failure to notify IDA of any change or inaccuracy in its particulars, the description and scope of telecommunication system and servicesFine
June 2007 – July 2007
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine
1

a) Failure to display signs/notices for non approved radio- communication equipment at business premises
b) Failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non approved radio-communication equipment

Formal warning
1Failure to notify IDA of any change or inaccuracy in its particulars, the description and scope of telecommunication system and services Formal warning
1a) Damage of cables belonging to Telecommunication System Licensee
b) Failure to give prior written notice to the telecommunication system licensee of the proposed commencement of earthworks
c) Failure to consult the telecommunication system licensee on the steps to be taken to prevent the telecommunication cable from damage
Fine
April 2007 – May 2007
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
5Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine / Formal warning
1Sale of non approved equipment for local useFormal warning
1Failure to publish its name as registered with the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority ("ACRA")in any advertisement of its servicesFormal warning
1Failure to notify IDA of any change or inaccuracy in its particulars, the description and scope of telecommunication systems and servicesFormal warning
February 2007 - March 2007
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
4Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine / Formal warning
1Sale of non approved equipment for local useFinancial penalty
1Failure to comply with IDA's specifications on display of information in advertisementFormal warning
1Failure to publish its name as registered with the Accounting and Corporate Regulatory Authority ("ACRA")in any advertisement of its servicesFormal warning
1Instructing agent or employee to carry out earthworks thereby damaging the telecommunication cables belonging to Telecommunication System LicenseeFine
1Damage of cables beloging to Telecommunication System LicenseeFine
December 2006 – January 2007
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
3Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFormal warning
1Sale of non approved equipment for local useFormal warning
2Failure to notify IDA of any change or inaccuracy in its particulars, the description and scope of telecommunication systems and servicesFormal warning
October 2006 - November 2006
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine
1Sale of non approved equipment to a dealer who is not the holder of a Dealer's Individual LicenceFinancial penalty
2Failure to notify IDA of any change or inaccuracy in its particulars, the description and scope of telecommunication system and servicesFinancial penalty
1K H Lee Engineering & Construction Pte Ltd was prosecuted in Court under Sect29(1) of the Telecommunications Act (Cap 323)Fine S$15,000
August 2006 - September 2006
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine
1Sale of non approved equipment for local useFinancial penalty
1Failure to display signs/notices for non approved telecommunication equipment at business premisesFinancial penalty
1Possession of radio-communication equipment without a licenceFine
1Transmission of mesage which interfered with the operation of an authorised networkFine
1Failure to notify IDA of any change or inaccuracy in its particulars, the description and scope of telecommunication system and servicesFinancial penalty
June 2006 - July 2006
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Failure to notify IDA of the change in the description of the telecommunication services (repeated violation of Regulation 14 of Telecommunications (Class Licences) Regulations) and failure to comply with IDA's directionSuspension of an SBO (Class) Licensee for a period of 1 month
3Failure to display signs/notices at business premisesFinancial penalty
2Failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non approved telecommunication equipmentFinancial penalty
1Possession of radio-communication equipment without a licenceFine
1Interference to an authorised network during testing of telecommunication equipmentFine
2Failure to notify IDA of any change or inaccuracy in its particulars, the description and scope of telecommunication system and servicesFormal warning / Financial penalty
April 2006 - May 2006
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
4Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFormal warning / Fine
2Failure to affix labels on registered telecommunication equipmentFormal warning
3Sale of  telecommunication equipment without registration with IDAFormal warning
1Failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non approved telecommunication equipmentFinancial penalty
1Sale of prohibited telecommunication equipmentFormal warning
1Failure to comply with IDA's specifications on display of information in advertisementFinancial penalty
1Failure to notify IDA of any change or inaccuracy in its particulars, the description and scope of telecommunication system and servicesFinancial penalty
February 2006 - March 2006
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
4Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine
1Failure to affix labels on registered telecommunication equipmentFormal warning
1Sale of non approved equipment for local useFinancial penalty
1Possession of radio-communication equipment without a licenceFormal warning
1Sale of registered equipment without registration with IDAFormal warning
1Failure to notify IDA of any change or inaccuracy in its particulars, the description and scope of telecommunication system and servicesFinancial penalty
1Importation/possession for sale of prohibited telecommunication equipmentFinancial penalty
1Failure to obtain IDA's approval for any changes to management at least 1 month before implementationFormal warning
February 2006
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Repeated failure to notify IDA of the change in the description of the telecommunication servicesSuspension of an SBO(Class) Licensee for a period of 6 months

2004 - 2005

December 2005 - January 2006
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine
1Failure to notify IDA of change in the description and scope of telecommunication systems and servicesFormal warning
October 2005 - November 2005
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
3Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFormal warning / Fine
1Sale of non approved equipment to a dealer who is not the holder of a Dealer's (Individual ) LicenceFinancial penalty
2Possession of radio-communication equipment without a licenceFine
2Failure to comply with IDA's specifications on display of information in advertisementFormal warning
1Failure to display signs/notices at business premisesFinancial penalty
1Failure to notify IDA of any change or inaccuracy in its particulars, the description and scope of telecommunication system and servicesFormal warning
1a) Failure to give prior written notice to the telecommunication system licensee of the proposed commencement of earthworks
b) Failure to obtain the necessary information on the location of telecommunication cable before commencement of earthworks
c) Failure to cause telecommunication cable detection work to be carried out by licensed telecommunication cable detection worker
Fine
1Operating a radio-communication system in Singapore without a valid Radio-communication (Spectrum) Network LicenceFine
August 2005 - September 2005
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
11Sale of non approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence

Formal warning / Fine

1Sale of telecommunication equipment without registration with IDAFormal warning
1Failure to affix labels on registered telecommunication equipmentFormal warning
1Failure to comply with IDA's specifications on display of information in advertisementFormal warning
1Failure to display signs/notices at business premisesFinancial penalty
1Damage of cables belonging to Telecommunication System LicenseeFine
1Failure to ascertain the location of telecommunication cables belonging to Telecommunication System LicenseeFine
1Permitting agent or employee to carry out earthworks thereby damaging the telecommunication cables belonging to Telecommunication System LicenseeFine
1Provision of incomplete and inaccurate information on the position of the relevant telecommunication cables to contractorSuspension of TCDW's licence for one month
1Drillman Pte Ltd was prosecuted in Court under Sect 49(2), Sect 29(1) and Sect 32 of the Telecommunications Act (Cap 323) in connection with the prosecution of Soil & Foundation (Pte) Ltd which was fined $100,000 in Court on 19 November 2004Fine a total of S$100,000
June 2005 - July 2005
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2Sales of telecommunication equipment not approved for local use and failure to display signs/notices at business premisesFinancial penalty
1Sales of non type-approved telecommunication equipment to unlicensed dealerFinancial penalty
1Sales of non type-approved telecommunication equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine
April 2005 - May 2005
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Sales of telecommunication equipment not approved for local use and failure to display signs/notices at business premisesFinancial penalty
1Failure to notify IDA of change in particularsFormal warning
1Failing to ensure that every advertisement, pamphlet or brochure relating to any telecommunication equipment offers for sale contains such information as IDA may specific

Formal warning

2Possession of radio-communication equipment without a licenceFine
February 2005 - March 2005
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Sale of non-type approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine
1Sale of non type-approved equipment to unlicensed dealerFinancial penalty
1Failure to provide a grace period during which callers are not charged for the use of Audiotex servicesFormal warning
3Provision of  telecommunication services without a licenceFormal warning & Fine
1Facilitating the provision of unlicensed Live Audiotex servicesFine
1Damage of cables belonging to Telecommunication System LicenseeFine
1Failure to ascertain the location of telecommunication cables belonging to Telecommunication System LicenseeFine
1Permitting agent or employee to carry out earthworks thereby damaging the telecommunication cables belonging to Telecommunication System LicenseeFine
1Failure to give prior written notice to the telecommunication system licensee of the proposed commencement of earthworksFine
1Provision of inaccurate information on the position of the relevant telecommunication cables to contractors and engaging an employee who is not a licensed telecommunication cable detection worker to perform cable detection work at siteSuspension of TCDW's licence for six months
December 2004 - January 2005
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2Sale/importation of non type-approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine
1Sale of telecommunication equipment that failed to comply with the Type Approval Specification in contravention of Section 34(2) of the Telecommunications Act (Cap 323)Fine
1Affixing compliance labels on telecommunication equipment that failed to comply with the Type Approval Specification for Terminal Equipment for Connection to Public Switched Telephone NetworkFormal warning
2Failure to notify IDA of change in the description and scope of telecommunication systems and servicesFinancial penalty
1Provision of telecommunication service without a licenceFine
1Possession of radio-communication equipment without a licenceFormal warning
October 2004 - November 2004
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2Sale of non-type approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFormal warning & Fine
2Sale of non type-approved equipment for local useFinancial penalty
2Failure to notify IDA of change in particularsFormal warning
1Possession of radio-communication equipment without a licenceFine
1Provision of telecommunication service without a licenceFormal warning
1Transmission of message which interfered with the operation of an authorised networkFine
August 2004 - September 2004
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Sale of type-approved telecommunication equipment without registration with IDAFormal warning
2Sale of non type-approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine
1Sale of non type-approved equipment to an unlicensed dealerFinancial penalty
1Sale of non type-approved equipment for local use/ without displaying requisite signs/noticesFinancial penalty
3Failure to publish in advertisements the type-approval labels or/and Type-Approval Certificate numbers for telecommunication equipmentFormal warning
1Failure to maintain proper records on the sale of non type-approved telecommunication equipmentFinancial penalty
1Possession of radio-communication equipment without a licenceFormal warning
1Failure to affix type-approval labels on type-approved telecommunication equipmentFinancial penalty
1Promotion of telecommunication serviceFormal warning
1Failure to notify IDA of the inaccuracy of information submittedFinancial penalty
June 2004 - July 2004
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
3Sale of non type-approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine
1Failure to notify IDA of change in particularsFormal warning
1Failure to segregate type-approved and non type-approved telecommunication equipment; and failure to display the requistite signs/noticesFinancial penalty
1Failure to notify the change in the description and scope of telecommunication systems and services

Formal warning

2(a) Failure to cause telecommunication cable detection work to be performed or carried out by a licensed telecommunication cable detection worker
(b) Failure to ascertain the location of any telecommunication cable belonging to telecommunication system licensee
(c) Failure to give prior written notice to the telecommunication system licensee of the proposed commencement of earthworks
Fine
April 2004 - May 2004
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
4Sale of type-approved telecommunication equipment without registration with IDAFormal warning
2Sale of non type-approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine
3Failure to affix type-approval labels on type-approved telecommunication equipmentFormal warning
February 2004 - March 2004
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Sale of type-approved telecommunication equipment without registration with IDAFormal warning
5Sale of non type-approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine
1Failure to affix type-approval labels on type-approved telecommunication equipmentFormal warning
1Damage of cables belonging to Telecommunication System LicenseeFine

2001 - 2003

December 2003 - January 2004
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
4Sale of type-approved telecommunication equipment without registration with IDAFormal warning
3Sale of non type-approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine
2Failure to comply with IDA's specifications on display of information in advertisementFormal warning
1Failure to notify IDA of change in particularsFormal warning
October 2003 - November 2003
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Sale of type-approved telecommunication equipment without registration with IDAFormal warning
7Sale of non type-approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual LicenceFine
5Sale of non type-approved equipment to unlicensed dealerFinancial penalty
1Sale of non type-approved equipment for local use / without displaying requisite signs/noticesFinancial penalty
1Failure to comply with IDA's specifications on display of information in advertisementFormal warning
1Failure to affix type-approval labels on type-approved telecommunication equipmentFormal warning
1Possession of radio-communication equipment without a licenceFine
1Provision of telecommunication service without a licenceFormal warning
1a) Failure to give prior written notice to the telecommunication system licensee of the proposed commencement of earthworks
b) Failure to obtain the necessary information on the location of telecommunication cable before commencement of earthworks
c) Failure to cause telecommunication cable detection work to be carried out by licensed telecommunication cable detection worker
d) Failure to ascertain the location of any telecommunication cable prior to excavation works
Fine
August 2003 - September 2003
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
4Sale of type-approved telecommunication equipment without registration with IDA.Formal warning
8Sale of non type-approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence.Fine
1Sale of non type-approved equipment to unlicensed dealer.Financial penalty
3Sale of non type-approved equipment for local use / without displaying requisite signs/notices.Financial penalty
1Failure to publish in advertisements the type-approval labels or/and Type-Approval Certificate numbers for telecommunication equipment.Formal warning
2Failure to affix type-approval labels on type-approved telecommunication equipment.Formal warning
1Letting for hire type-approved telecommunication equipment without registration with IDA.Formal warning
1Failure to notify the change in the description and scope of telecommunication system and services.Financial penalty
June 2003 - July 2003
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2Sale of type-approved telecommunication equipment without registration with IDA.Formal warning
6Sale of non type-approved equipment without the requisite Dealer's Individual Licence.Fine
3Sale of non type-approved equipment to a dealer without the requisite Dealer's (Individual) Licence.Financial penalty
1Sale of non type-approved equipment for local use without displaying requisite signs/notices.Financial penalty
1Provision and operation of a telecommunication service without a licence.Fine
April 2003 - May 2003
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Non-registration of Dealer's Class Licence.Formal warning
1Affixation of the IDA label on non-telecommunication equipment.Formal warning
2Sale of non type-approved equipment without Dealer's Individual Licence.Fine
2Importation/possession for sale of prohibited equipment without IDA's approval.Financial penalty
1Transmission of false distress signal.Fine
1Failure to publish in advertisements the type-approval labels or/and Type-Approved Certificate numbers for telecommunication equipment.Formal warning
2Failure to notify the change in the description and scope of telecommunication systems and services.Formal warning
1Provision and operation of SMS-Email Service and SMS Delivery Service, and establishment of SMS 2-way Messaging Service without a licence.Fine
1Operation of private trunked radio network without a licence.Formal warning
1Damage of cables belonging to Telecommunication System Licensee.Prosecution
February 2003 - March 2003
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Import of prohibited radio-communication equipment without approvalFinancial penalty
4Damage of cables belonging to telecommunication system licenseesFine/Suspension of TCDW Licence
4Failure to notify telecommunication system licensees of the proposed commencement of earthworksFine
3Failure to notify the change in the description and scope of telecommunication systems and servicesFinancial penalty
1Failure to comply with Regulation 11 of the Telecommunications (Class Licences) Regulations 2000Financial penalty
1Provision and operation of Electronic Chatting service without a licenceFine
December 2002 - January 2003
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
2Sale of non type-approved equipment without Dealer's Individual LicenceFine
2Damage of cables belonging to telecommunication system licenseesFine
2Failure to notify telecommunication system licensees of the proposed commencement of earthworks.Fine
1Failure to assign each Audiotex service to a different "1900" telephone numberFinancial penalty
October 2002 - November 2002
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
1Non-registration of Dealer's Class LicenceFormal warning
3Sale of non type-approved equipment for local use/without display of requisite signs or noticesFinancial penalty
3Sale of non type-approved equipment without Dealer's Individual LicenceFine
1Damage of cables belonging to telecommunication system licenseesFine
1Failure to notify the change in the description and scope of telecommunication systems and servicesFormal warning
1Undertaking internal telecommunication wiring work without Telecommunication Wiring Contractor's LicenceFine
August 2002 - September 2002
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
3Non-registration of Dealer's Class LicenceFormal warning
1Sale of non type-approved equipment for local useFinancial penalty
2Operating radio-communication equipment/system/service without a licenceFormal warning
June 2002 - July 2002
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
7Non-registration of Dealer's Class LicenceFormal warning
2Sale / labelling of non type-approved equipment for local useFinancial penalty
3Sale of non type-approved equipment without Dealer's Individual LicenceFine
2Damage of Cables Belonging to Telecommunication System LicenseeFine or prosecution
1Failure to give to telecommunication system licensee not less than 7 days notice in writing of the date for commencement of EarthworksProsecution
1Failure to obtain from telecommunication system licensee the necessary information on the location of telecommunication cable and to consult the licensee on steps to be taken to prevent damage to such cables during EarthworksProsecution
1Failure to cause telecommunication cable detection work to be carried out by licensed TCDW in order to confirm location of telecommunication cable before commencement of EarthworksProsecution
March 2002 - May 2002
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
3Non-registration of Dealer's Class LicenceFormal warning or financial penalty
0Possession/sale of prohibited equipmentFormal warning or financial penalty
2Sale/labelling of non type-approved equipment for local useFormal warning or fine or financial penalty
0Failure to register under the SBO (Class) LicenceFormal warning or fine
11Sale of non type-approved equipment without Dealer's Individual LicenceFormal warning or fine
1Damage of cables belonging to Telecommunications System LicenseeFormal warning or prosecution/fine
3Failure to notify the change of licence particulars/description and scope of telecommunication system and servicesFormal warning or fine
1Failure to assign each Audiotex service to a different "1900" telephone numberFormal warning or fine
January 2001 - February 2002
No. of CasesType of ContraventionEnforcement Action Taken
10Non-registration of Dealer's Class Licence.Formal warning or fine
5Possession/sale of prohibited equipment.Fine
10Sale/labelling of non type-approved equipment for local use.Formal warning or financial penalty / fine 
36Failure to register under the SBO (Class) LicenceFormal warning
22Sale of non type-approved equipment without Dealer's Individual Licence.Fine
4Damage of cables belonging to Telecommunications System LicenseeFormal warning or prosecution / fine

Last updated on: 26 Jun 2019