FY2022 Regulatory Fee Filing Deadline is Extended to Friday, September 30, 2022 for All Regulatory Fee Payors

The FCC has extended the Fiscal Year (FY) 2022 regulatory fee filing deadline for all entities that are required to pay annual regulatory fees. The FCC is therefore extending the FY 2022 regulatory fee deadline date for all regulatory fee payors to 11:59 PM, Eastern Daylight Time, on September 30, 2022.[1]

In December 2021, the FCC discontinued the use of the Fee Filer system and incorporated this system into CORES. To make an FY 2022 regulatory fee payment, login to the following website using Username and Password: https://apps.fcc.gov/cores/userLogin.do.

Hurricane Ian may cause significant damage within its path, including storm surge, wind damage, and flooding. The Commission stated it would be mindful of the effect of this hurricane on regulatory fee payors located in affected areas and is aware of other technical challenges entities may be currently facing in paying their regulatory fees.[2]

FCC Fact Sheets, Public Notices, and website at: http://www.fcc.gov/regfees will assist licensees with their regulatory fee obligations.

Should you have any questions or require additional information concerning FY 2022 Regulatory Fees, please contact Dee Herman at [email protected] or Colleen von Hollen at [email protected]

[1] The FCC’s previous FY 2022 Reg Fee deadline was 11:59 PM, Eastern Daylight Time, on
September 28, 2022.

[2] FCC rules govern the late payment or non-payment of regulatory fees. To the extent regulatory fee payors affected by Hurricane Ian anticipate that they might experience challenges with meeting the payment date, as extended, or have questions, they may contact Sanford Williams, Deputy Managing Director, at 202-418-1508 or [email protected], as a resource and point of contact with respect to any Ian-related regulatory fee concerns.