The Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) of China announced on February 6, 2023 that they would be reforming the Network Access License (NAL) System.
The announcement includes the following changes:
Adjusting what telecommunications equipment is subject to network access license management.
Simplifying and optimizing network access permit testing items.
Limiting the timeframe for network access permit approval to 15 business days.
Extending the validity period of the network trial approval document to 2 years.
Implementing family management of telecommunications equipment.
These measures came into effect on March 1, 2023.