The Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC) is a statutory body responsible for regulating the telecommunications sector of the British Virgin Islands. The TRC advises the Minister of Communications and Works on telecommunications policies internationally and regionally and protects the interests of users of telecommunications services. A brief description of what regulates the TRC and some of the publications and appointments are listed below.


  • The Telecommunications Act, 2006 was adopted June 2006 and published October 2006
  • The first CEO of the Telecommunications Regulatory Commission (TRC) was appointed October 2006
  • The first Board of the TRC was appointed January 2007
  • The TRC was transferred from the Ministry of Communications and Works April 2007
  • The Telecommunications Policy was published April 2007
  • New Licenses were issued to Cable and Wireless, CCT and BVI Cable TV May-June 2007
  • Digicel was issued a license December 2007
  • TRC’s second Board was appointed June 2008
  • The TRC’s staffing of administration occurred May-June 2008

 

 

1st Established Board

The Late Dr. J.S. Archibald QC - 2007 - (Chairman)

Mikey Farara - (Commissioner)

Linnell M. Abbott - (Commissioner)

David Iverson - (CEO)

2nd Established Board

Collin Scatliffe - 2008 - 2011 - (Chairman)

Jamal Smith - (Commissioner) – 2008 - 2011

Sonia O'Neal - (Commissioner) – 2008 - 2012

Fiona Forbes - (Commissioner) – 2011 - 2013

Russell Jones - (Commissioner) - 2011 - 2013

Tomas Lamanauskas - (CEO)

   

3rd Established Board

Ayana Hull-Brathwaite – (Chairman) - 2011 - 2014

Michael Thomas - (Commissioner) – Jul 2013 – Jun 2015

Delroy Williams - (Commissioner) – May 2013 – Apr 2015

Guy L. Malone - (CEO)

4th Established Board 

Michael Thomas - (Chairman) – Feb 2015 – Jan 2017

Ian Smith - (Deputy Chairman) – Feb 2015 – Mar 2016

Delroy Williams - (Commissioner) – May 2015 – Apr 2017

Guy L. Malone - (CEO)

5th Established Board 

Michael Thomas - (Chairman) – Feb 2017 – Aug 2019

Delroy Williams - (Commissioner) – May 2017 – Apr 2019

Jerry Samuel – (Commissioner) – Mar 2017 – Feb 2020

Guy L. Malone - (CEO)

 
   

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICERS

David Iverson - 2006 - 2008

Tomas Lamanauskas - 2009 - 2011

Guy L. Malone - 2012 - Present

 

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