General aspects

Personal Radio Service - Citizen's Band (CB) is a radio service for private use, used for multilateral communications of a recreational or professional nature by holders of low-power radio stations.

Decree-Law no. 1/2017 of 5 January has lifted the requirement for registration of users of CB stations.

CB stations are exempt from licencing, and will instead be governed by the general rules applicable to the licencing of radiocommunications networks and stations, approved by Decree-Law no. 151-A/2000 of 20 July, amended and republished by Decree-Law no. 264/2009 of 28 September and amended by Law no. 20/2012 of 14 May and by Law no. 82-B / 2014 of 31 December