About URCA

Legislation

In 2009, a new regulatory regime for electronic communications in The Bahamas was established with the passage of three (3) core pieces of legislation.The Communications Act, 2009, The Utilities Regulation and Competition Authority (URCA) Act, 2009 and the Utilities Appeal Tribunal (UAT) Act, 2009. URCA replaced the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) and the Television Regulatory Authority (TRA).

Legislation available for download are listed below.