NPSTC T-Band Working Group


APCO files comments with the FCC on T-Band relocation Click Here

NPSTC’s T-Band Working Group has released their report Click here

APCO participates as an active member of NPSTC who has formed a T-Band Working Group. Information on the working group can be found at the NPSTC website.


The National Public Safety Telecommunications Council (NPSTC) is a federation of organizations created to do the following:

  • Encourage and facilitate implementation of the findings and recommendations of the Public Safety Wireless Advisory Committee (PSWAC); and the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Public Safety National Coordination Committee (NCC)
  • Develop and make recommendations to appropriate governmental bodies regarding public safety communications issues and policies that promote greater interoperability and cooperation between local, state, tribal, and federal public safety agencies
  • Serve as a standing forum for the exchangeof ideas and information regarding public safety communications
  • Conduct an outreach component bi-directionally with high-level officials and end users regarding public safety communications
  • Develop tangible mediums to assist in the exchange of information between local, tribal, state, and federal entities;
  • Identify, support and conduct studies and research on public safety communications
  • Support and promote collaboration across public safety disciplines through national leadership
  • Monitor new technologies and/or projects
  • Participate in matters of concern to the national public safety telecommunications community
  • Perform such other functions, as the NPSTC deems appropriate, consistent with relevant law