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Digital Platforms and Resources Department

Role

The Digital Platforms and Resources Department which is under the authority of the Minister of State, is responsible for:

  • Coordinating and implementing projects with a strong technology component (the cloud, data, internet of things, digital twins) 
  • Leading and implementing the Government’s data and internet of things strategies 
  • Contributing technological expertise to business departments working on platform and data projects 
  • Leading the restructuring of the Government’s information systems network 
  • Ensuring the management and operation of low power internal and wide-area networks and switched telephone networks 
  • Planning, allocating and managing all of the Principality of Monaco’s electronic communications resources (frequencies, numbering, .mc, satellite positions, etc.) 
  • Establishing rules and potential restrictions on the use of networks and electronic communications services in accordance with legislation and regulations and taking account of environmental and public health issues; certifying electronic communications equipment; playing an advisory role and offering suggestions on systems design and national security issues 
  • Establishing and maintaining relationships with foreign departments and bodies that specialise in electronic communications, and with foreign public and private operators 
  • Drafting, publishing (by ministerial decree) and implementing rules on the allocation, registration, management and maintenance of the Principality of Monaco’s electronic communications resources with reference to Article 20 of Act No. 1.383 of 2 August 2011, as amended, noted above 
  • Managing digital concessions and activities, this involves:
    • Authorising and monitoring the activities of operators in the Principality of Monaco and, broadly speaking, handling all requests from public and private operators and consumers or consumer associations relating to the electronic communications sector 
    • Exercising the State’s rights of control and sanction in relation to the enforcement of contracts and specifications for concessions 
  • Promoting the growth of the electronic communications sector in the Principality of Monaco, including by supporting the international expansion of existing players and facilitating the establishment of new players in non-monopoly sectors, by taking the initiative and leading the development of specific innovation programmes 
  • Engaging in technology foresight on behalf of the Government

 

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Legal References

Sovereign Ordinance no. 7.997 of 12 March 2020 establishing the Digital Platforms and Resources Department

Contact details

Direction des Plateformes et des Ressources Numériques

Opening hours : from 9h30 to 17h00 from monday to friday

Phone Number : (+377) 98 98 88 00

Fax Number : (+377) 97 98 56 57

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Direction des Plateformes et des Ressources Numériques

Stade Louis II - Entrée C
19, avenue des Castelans

Opening hours : from 9h30 to 17h00 from monday to friday

Phone Number : (+377) 98 98 88 00

Fax Number : (+377) 97 98 56 57

Send us an email
http://en.gouv.mc/Government-Institutions/The-Government/The-Ministry-of-State/Interministerial-Delegation-for-Digital-Transition/Digital-Platforms-and-Resources-Department