Welcome to the FCC Regulatory Fee Information Website
for Media Services - 2014
Broadcasting Facility Regulatory Fee Information
The FCC no longer accepts fee exemption claims at this website.
If you are fee-exempt, you are required to furnish to the FCC a copy of the documentation that proves your fee-exempt status. Acceptable documentation may include a copy of your IRS determination letter showing your IRS section 501(c) tax exemption status, or state or government certifications, or proof of your station's noncommercial educational (NCE) broadcast status at the FCC. To claim your fee exemption:
You may e-mail your
documentation to the FCC at
You may fax your
documentation to the FCC at (202) 418-7869, or you may mail your
FCC, Office of the Managing Director
445 12th Street, S.W., Room 1-A625
Washington, DC, 20554
All regulatees are required to pay their regulatory fees via the Commission’s online
system. Regulatees must access Fee Filer with a valid CORES FRN and password. Regulatees should make their payments using a credit card, ACH payment (debit card) or by wire transfer. Payments by checks are no longer accepted.
Benefits of using Fee Filer:
Fee Filer Provides
Quick, Accurate, and Secure Online Filing and Payment Transactions
Online transactions are less prone to errors and are processed using a system
that was built to Department of Treasury security specifications, employing the
latest technology and encryption techniques to safeguard data.
Fee Filer Supports Credit
Card and ACH Payment Transactions
Regulatory fee payments of up to $49,999 are accepted by credit card or
payments of an unlimited dollar amount can be withdrawn from an individual or
business checking or savings account.
Fee Filer Streamlines Large
fees for multiple applicants or services in a single transaction, eliminating
the need for hardcopy Form 159-C. In addition, pay billed
regulatory fees and other fees that were not billed together in a single
Fee Filer Eliminates
No paper filing required for online payments.
Click now to
access the Fee Filer website:
For questions regarding information contained on this website,
please contact the FCC Financial Operations Help Desk at 877.480.3201, Option
Thank you for visiting.