FCC Notice for Consumer Cell Signal Boosters

Federal Communications Commission headquarters entrance, Washington DC

Effective , the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) requires all consumer cell signal boosters to bear the following label:

This is a CONSUMER device. BEFORE USE, you MUST REGISTER THIS DEVICE with your wireless provider and have your provider's consent. Most wireless providers consent to the use of signal boosters. Some providers may not consent to the use of this device on their network. If you are unsure, contact your provider. You MUST operate this device with approved antennas and cables as specified by the manufacturer. Antennas MUST be installed at least 20 cm (8 inches) from any person. You MUST cease operating this device immediately if requested by the FCC or a licensed wireless service provider. WARNING. E911 location information may not be provided or may be inaccurate for calls served by using this device.

Please note : The four largest carriers—Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile, and UScellular—and more than ninety regional carriers have given blanket consent for use of all boosters that are certified to the FCC’s standards.

To register your booster, see our Cell Phone Signal Booster Registration page. There are no fees to register your cell signal booster.

If you have any questions, please contact Powerful Signal and we’ll be glad to assist you.