The National Communications Authority of Timor-Leste, formally Autoridade Nacional de Communicações (ANC) is a statutory authority established by the Telecommunications Decree-law No. 15/2012 of 28 March 2012.

ANC is Timor-Leste’s regulator for:

  • telecommunications
  • radio-communications
  • broadcasting (in part)
  • the Internet

ANC replaces ARCOM, the previous regulatory body.

The Organization

The current President/Chairman of the ANC is Mr. João Olívio Freitas.


The office of ANC is located at:

Autoridade Nacional de Communicações (ANC)
Ground floor, Telecom Building
Avenida Xavier do Amaral, No. 8 Caicoli
Dili, Timor-Leste
Telp: (+670) 3311415
Fax: (+670) 3311323

Job Opportunities

Thank you for your interests, vacancies are listed on the Working at ANC page.