Duties

  • Promote the introduction of new technologies and services.
  • Solicited or unsolicited advice of the Minister regarding telecommunications.
  • Preparing the concessions to be granted and supervising the concession holders' compliance with the concession conditions.
  • Supervising the rates for regulated or commissioned services.
  • The granting of permits and the supervision of compliance with the permit conditions by the permit holders.
  • Representing the Republic of Suriname to international organizations.
  • Management of the frequency spectrum.
  • The management of the numbering plan.
  • Standardization and control of peripherals.
  • Settling disputes.
  • The management of the Universal Service Fund.
  • Carrying out the activities assigned to the TAS by and pursuant to this Act.
  • Carrying out telecommunication activities insofar as this is not expressly provided otherwise in this Act.