Assessment of Spectrum Usage Charges

The Assessment of Spectrum Usages charges has been decentralized by DoT HQ vide letter No.1000-56/2004-WFD dated 6th February, 2013.

The status of completion of verification of deductions conducted in Bihar Circle is as follows:

Sl. No. Name of Licensees Year upto which assessment of Spectrum Usages Charges completed
01 BSNL (Bihar) 2016-17
02 BSNL (Jharkhand) 2017-18
03 Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd., 2017-18
04 Idea 2017-18
05 Videocon 2017-18
06 RTL 2017-18
07 RCL 2017-18
08 Vodafone 2017-18
Internet Service Providers

The Internet Service Provider (ISP) Policy was announced in November, 1998. The licensee shall be bound by the terms and conditions of the License Agreement as well as by such orders/directions/regulations of the TRAI Act, 1997 as amended from time to time and instructions as are issued by the Licensor/TRAI.

List of the Internet Service Providers including Internet Telephony for Bihar Circle is as under:

Sl. No. Name of ISPs With Address Category of LicenseService Service Area License No. & Date of LicenseBusiness starting from
01 M/s Dream Plus Multi Service Pvt. Ltd. c/O Paris Pair Health Club 1st Floor, Jamal Road, Patna-1 ISP-IT ISP IT Patna Bihar820-1101/10-LR Dated 28.09.2010 01.10.2010
02 M/s Xtreme Broadband India (P) Ltd., 3rd Floor, kuber plaza chitrawani roand, purnia, bihar-854301 Unified License ISP, Category -C Katihar SSA in Bihar821-229/2014-DS DATED 09.02.2015 01.03.2015
03 M/s Nageshwar Wireless techonolgy Pvt. Ltd., Haziapur Road, Infront of Ramjanki Mandir, Ward No-11, Gopalganj-8414828 Unified License ISP, Category -C Chhapra SSA in Bihar821-234/2014-DS Dated 11.03.2015 01.04.2015
04 M/s Fastnet Communication Pvt. Ltd., H.No-1, Road No.8, Teacher Colony, Kumhrar, P.O. Bahadurpur Housing Colony, P.S. Agamkuan, Patna, Bihar-800026. Unified License ISP, Category -C Patna SSA in Bihar821-204/2014-DS Dated 13.04.2015 01.07.2015
05 M/s ACME Diginet Corporation Pvt. Ltd.4th Floor, shyam centre exhibition road, patna-800001, ISP Cat- C Unified License ISP, Category -B Bihar821-305/2015-DS, Dated 09.12.2015 25.12.2015
06 M/s Max Tech Media and Communication Pvt. Ltd.,s-7&8, 2nd Floor, P. Mall, B-Block, Exhibition Road, Patna-800001 Unified License ISP, Category -B Bihar821-211/2014-DS dated 30.09.2016 25.11.2016
07 M/s Comex Computer Pvt. Ltd, ISP, Category -C, H/o Late Bharat Prasad, Bharat Prasad Lane, Ganga Singh College Road, Moh. Salempur, Dist Chapra(Saran), Chapra-841301 Unified License ISP, Category -C Chhapra SSA in BiharDS-11/196/2016-DS-III DATED 22.11.2016 01.04.2017
08 M/s Shikhar Boradband Enterprises Pvt. Ltd., shop no -2, Hem Plaza, Frazer Road, Patna-800001 Unified License ISP, Category -B BiharDS-11/36/2017-DS-III, dated 27.06.2017 01.07.2017
09 M/s Hostais Network (P) Ltd. Sahu Colony, Near R.N. College Chauraha Bharat Raut, Chhipi Tola, Hajipur-844101 Unified License ISP, Category -B BiharDS-11/21/2016-DS-III Dated 17.08.2016 01.08.2017
10 M/s SAI Technix Private Ltd., Binod Kumar Singh, C/47, Patrakar Nagar, Kankar Bagh, Patna-800020 Unified License ISP, Category -C Patna SSA in BiharDS-II/288/2016-DS-III, Dated 29.05.2017 15.08.2017
11 M/s Ortal Electro ISP Pvt. Ltd.,sri Narayan Market, Near G.D. Mother school, akharghat roa, Muzaffarpur-842001, Unified License ISP, Category -C Muzzaffarpur SSA in BiharDS-11/80/2015-DS-III DATED 20.07.2016
12 Seddique Global Service Pvt. Ltd., White house compound, road no 5, near District Judge kothi, gaya-823001, Bihar Unified License ISP, Category -B BiharDS-11/221/2016-DS-III DATED 15.12.2016
13 M/s Speed Net Communication Pvt. Ltd., Tumaria Tola, Ward No-5, Raxual, Bihar -845305 Unified License ISP, Category -C Motihari SSA in BiharDS-11/327/2016-DS-III, DATED 31.05.2017
14 M/s PLINTRON INDIA PRIVATE LIMITED, Espee IT Park, 3rd Floor, No-5, Jawaharlal Nehru Road, Ekkaduthangal, Chennai-600032. Unified License(VNO) All Services Except GMPCS All service Area.No-20-536/2016 AS-I Dated 11.05.2017
15 M/s S.K. Communication, T-85, Khaitan Super Market, Dariya Pur, Patna-800004 Unified Licese (VNO Access Service Cat-B Bihar20-687/2017 AS-1 Dated 29th May 17
16 M/s ViewNet Infrastructure & Telecommunication(P) Ltd. Unified License ISP-IT under sub-judice

Assessment and Collection of License Fee in respect of ISPs:

The work relating to assessment and collection of License fee in respect of ISPs was decentralized CCA offices vide DoT HQ. O.M. No.1-6(2001)/LF (Vol.II) dated 24-09-2008 effective from financial year 2008-09. Consequent upon amendment with respect to license agreement, a uniform License Fee at the rate of 8% of AGR is payable by the ISP-IT Licensee for the year 2013-14 onwards.

Following documents are required to be submitted by all ISP and ISP-IT Licensee for Assessment of License Fee payable for any particular year.

*   Audited Revenue and License Fee statement (AGR Statement) for each quarter separately for the said year.
*   Audited Reconciliation statement reconciling the difference of Revenue between the figures of Gross Revenue depicted in the profit and Loss account and audited statement of Revenue and license fee for the said year.
*   Audited profit and Loss account and audited Balance sheets alongwith schedule for the said year.
*   Annual Report for the company for the said year
*   Details of LF paid for each quarter during the said year
*   Details of the service tax, sales tax billed, collection and paid to the Government.

Adjusted Gross Revenue:

The Gross Revenue shall be inclusive of internet service, internet content service, Telephony Service, Installation charges, late fees, Sale proceeds of terminal equipments, revenue of account of internet, dividend, value added service, supplementary service, revenue from permissible sharing of infrastructure and any other misc. revenue, without any set off for related items of expense etc.

For the purpose the arriving at the "Adjusted Gross Revenue" following shall be excluded from the Gross Revenue to arrive at the AGR.

i   Charges from internet access, internet content and internet access related installation charges.
ii   Service tax on provision of service and sales tax actually paid to the Government if gross revenue had included as component of sales tax and service tax.