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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

COFOG code 04.6.0

Structure   Notes

  • Division: 04 - Economic affairs
  • Group: 04.6 - Communication
  • Class: 04.6.0 - Communication (CS)

Explanatory note

- Administration of affairs and services concerning construction, extension, improvement, operation and maintenance of communication systems (postal, telephone, telegraph, wireless and satellite communication systems);
- regulation of communication system operations (granting of franchises; assignment of frequencies, specification of markets to be served and tariffs to be charged, etc.);
- production and dissemination of general information, technical documentation and statistics on communication affairs and services;
- grants, loans or subsidies to support the construction, operation, maintenance or upgrading of communication systems.
Excludes: radio and satellite navigation aids for water transport (04.5.2) and air transport (04.5.4); radio and television broadcasting systems (08.3.0).

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