As per FCC report and order released on February 20, 2013: “non-licensees who seek to operate signal boosters must obtain the consent of the licensee[s] whose signals they intend to amplify”.
In Brevard County, to receive consent to own and operate a Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS) for the Public Safety Radio System, the property owner will need to request authorization to install and utilize such system(s) to Brevard County Emergency Management, current administrator of the Public Safety Radio System.
For those property owners who seek to operate Distributed Antenna Systems (DAS) in Brevard County, Emergency Management has developed guidelines and procedures in accordance with NFPA 72 regarding in-building public safety radio coverage requirements.
Initial and Implementation/Acceptance Test
Brevard County Emergency Management will utilize the vendor holding the contract to maintain the 800 MHz Public Safety Radio System,
Current vendor: Communications International
Contract Number: BOCC – Contract Ci 11-151
All requests and supporting documentation shall be submitted by e-mail to: EMERMGT_800MHZRadio@brevardcounty.us.