spectrum management, radio and telecommunications services

The Joint Radio Company

The Joint Radio Company Ltd. (JRC) is an Industry-Owned Spectrum Management Consultancy and Spectrum Management Organisation with primary responsibility for the radio spectrum used by the UK Energy Industry, for which we have ISO9001 Accreditation. Our areas of expertise include:

  • Radio Planning and Telecommunications consultancy services
  • Radio Spectrum Management services
  • Next Generation Wireless Planning (LTE & 5G)
  • Ofcom Radio Spectrum Licensing Applications and management services
  • Radio fixed link planning (VHF, UHF and Microwave) services
  • Scanning Telemetry and SCADA system planning and licensing services
  • Digital and Analogue Private Mobile Radio (PMR) planning and commissioning services
  • Radio system area planning services
  • Technical Specification development and procurement support
  • Radio fixed link co-ordination with wind farms services

About The JRC

The Joint Radio Company Ltd. (JRC) is a joint venture company of National Grid plc (the UK electricity transmission and gas transmission and distribution operator) and the Energy Networks Association Ltd, representing UK gas and electricity transmission and distribution companies.

More information on The JRC

JRC Anti-Slavery Statement

JRC Terms & Conditions

  Contact us

Head Office:
Friars House
Manor House Drive
Coventry CV1 2TE
United Kingdom


Ofcom Consultation – Enabling mmWave Spectrum for new uses - JRCC Response
15th May 2024

In light of Ofcom’s approach to clear fixed links from the High-Density Areas (HDA) whilst allowing them to remain in the non-High-Density Areas and the intention to establish a technical co-existence regime...


Ofcom Statement & Consultation: Increasing use of the 27.5 – 30.0 GHz band - JRC Response
10th April 2024

JRC is pleased to note Ofcom’s proposal to enable Ofcom licensed fixed link access to the frequency range. With the withdrawal of other fixed link bands, e.g. 1.4 GHz and 26 GHz, it is imperative that...


Ofcom CFI - Expanding Spectrum Access for Satellite Gateways (Q / V and E bands) - JRC Response
23rd February 2024

JRC encourages Ofcom to protect the performance characteristics of existing and future fixed links in the 38 GHz band and to ensure thorough independent interoperability tests have been undertaken before the new...