The Telecommunications Regulatory Authority (TRA) of the United Arab Emirates (UAE) has been established according to the UAE Federal Law by Decree No. 3 of 2003 – Telecom Law. TRA is responsible for the management of every aspect of the telecommunications and information technology industries in the UAE. Despite its relatively short life-span, TRA has exceeded expectations by achieving its projected goals in record time.
Develop a fair regulatory environment for the ICT sector in the UAE, to enhance competitiveness and effective sustainability. Develop the quality of provided ICT services in the UAE, to ensure keeping pace with technological development in the ICT sector. Leadership in smart technological infrastructure in the UAE. Enhance the smart lifestyle in the UAE. Ensure the provision of all administrative services in accordance with the standards of quality, efficiency and transparency. Establish a culture of innovation in the institutional work environment