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The FCC's proposed new Family Radio Service
and General Mobile Radio Service frequencies and channel layout

Note: The FCC voted at its May 18, 2017, commission meeting on major changes to GMRS and FRS. Once the new rules go into effect 90 days after being published in the Federal Register, the following frequencies will be divided and shared by FRS and GMRS as detailed. Stay tuned to National Communications Magazine on Facebook at http://facebook.com/NatComMag for up-to-date reports.

 

Family Radio Service
(22 frequencies)
 
Channel          Frequency (MHz)       Power (watts)
1                      462.5625                     2
2                      462.5875                     2
3                      462.6125                     2
4                      462.6375                     2
5                      462.6625                     2
6                      462.6875                     2
7                      462.7125                     2
8                      467.5625                     0.5
9                      467.5875                     0.5
10                    467.6125                     0.5
11                    467.6375                     0.5
12                    467.6625                     0.5
13                    467.6875                     0.5
14                    467.7125                     0.5
15                    462.550                       2
16                    462.575                       2
17                    462.600                       2
18                    462.625                       2
19                    462.650                       2
20                    462.675                       2
21                    462.700                       2
22                    462.725                       2
 
 
 
 
General Mobile Radio Service
(30 frequencies)
 
Frequency (MHz)       Power              Use
                                    (watts) 
462.550                       50                    Repeater output, base, mobile
462.5625                     5                      Base and mobile
462.575                       50                    Repeater output, base, mobile
462.5875                     5                      Base and mobile
462.600                       50                    Repeater output, base, mobile
462.6125                     5                      Base and mobile
462.625                       50                    Repeater output, base, mobile
462.6375                     5                      Base and mobile
462.650                       50                    Repeater output, base, mobile
462.6625                     5                      Base and mobile
462.675                       50                    Repeater output, base, mobile
462.6875                     5                      Base and mobile
462.700                       50                    Repeater output, base, mobile
462.7125                     5                      Base and mobile
462.725                       50                    Repeater output, base, mobile
467.550                       50                    Mobile repeater and control station input only
467.5625                     0.5                   Handheld devices with integrated antennas only
467.575                       50                    Mobile repeater and control station input only
467.5875                     0.5                   Handheld devices with integrated antennas only
467.600                       50                    Mobile repeater and control station input only
467.6125                     0.5                   Handheld devices with integrated antennas only
467.625                       50                    Mobile repeater and control station input only
467.6375                     0.5                   Handheld devices with integrated antennas only
467.650                       50                    Mobile repeater and control station input only
467.6625                     0.5                   Handheld devices with integrated antennas only
467.675                       50                    Mobile repeater and control station input only
467.6875                     0.5                   Handheld devices with integrated antennas only
467.700                       50                    Mobile repeater and control station input only
467.7125                     0.5                   Handheld devices with integrated antennas only
467.725                       50                    Mobile repeater and control station input only

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