Aircraft, watercraft radio licenses

Find out which aircraft and watercraft are issued radio licenses, how to apply for them, and what you need to do to renew or withdraw them.

Radio license for watercraft

A watercraft radio license is issued to watercraft registered in Estonia. Before setting out to sea, the shipowner must ensure that its radio license is in order and valid.

To apply for a vessel's radio license, an application for a vessel's radio license must be submitted in the name of the owner (or by a person authorized by the owner, together with a power of attorney), accompanied by a copy of the vessel's registration certificate (two copies) and delivered to the Consumer Protection and Technical Regulatory Authority.

A boat license application must be signed with an ID card and sent to the Consumer Protection and Technical Regulatory Authority: info@ttja.ee or ulvi.valadru@ttja.ee. The call sign and the MMSI code for the craft are issued by the Consumer Protection and Technical Regulatory Authority.

AFTER THE APPLICATION HAS BEEN EXAMINED, WE WILL SEND A NOTIFICATION OF PAYMENT OF THE FEE TO THE E-MAIL ADDRESS YOU HAVE PROVIDED. AFTER RECEIPT OF THE PAYMENT, WE WILL ISSUE A DECISION AND THEN THE BOAT'S RADIO LICENCE, WHICH YOU WILL RECEIVE EITHER BY REGISTERED POST OR BY COMING TO OUR OFFICE.

It is possible to apply to the Register of Economic Activities by selecting "Application for a watercraft radio license".

Renewal (modification, reinstatement, revocation) of a vessel's radio license

For the renewal (modification, reinstatement) of a vessel's radio license, please submit a free-form application requesting the renewal of the vessel's radio license No...... and for how long (max three years), then sign by the owner with an ID card and send to info@ttja.ee or ulvi.valdaru@ttja.ee.

For the revocation of the boat radio license, please submit a free-form application requesting the cancellation of the boat radio license No.......... from (date)

It is possible to apply for renewal (amendment) in the Register of Economic Activities by selecting the renewal procedure.

Aircraft radio license

To apply for an aircraft radio license, an aircraft radio license application must be submitted on behalf of the owner, accompanied by a copy of the aircraft registration certificate, and delivered to the Consumer Protection and Technical Regulatory Authority. 

An aircraft radio license application may also be signed with an ID card and sent to the Consumer Protection and Technical Regulatory Authority: info@ttja.ee or ulvi.valdaru@ttja.ee

AFTER THE APPLICATION HAS BEEN EXAMINED, WE WILL SEND A NOTIFICATION OF PAYMENT OF THE FEE TO THE E-MAIL ADDRESS YOU HAVE PROVIDED. AFTER PAYMENT, WE WILL ISSUE A DECISION AND AN AIRCRAFT LICENCE, WHICH YOU WILL RECEIVE EITHER BY REGISTERED POST OR BY COMING TO OUR OFFICE.

It is possible to apply to the Register of Economic Activities by selecting "Application for an aircraft radio license".

Renewal of an aircraft radio license (modification, reinstatement, revocation)

For the renewal (modification, reinstatement) of an aircraft radio license, please submit a free-form application requesting the renewal of the aircraft radio license No..... and for how long (max three years). To be signed by the owner with an ID card and sent to info@ttja.ee or ulvi.valdaru@ttja.ee.

For the revocation of the aircraft radio license, please submit a free-form application requesting the cancellation of the aircraft radio license No......... from (date)

It is possible to apply for renewal (amendment) in the Register of Economic Activities by selecting the renewal procedure.

Last updated: 07.04.2021