The 5G Standard


The website (3GPP World Wide Web and 3GPP Portal pages, hereunder the "3GPP Website") aims to inform about the activities of the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (hereunder "3GPP") and provide a platform of information exchange for its work.

The 3GPP Support Team (ETSI Mobile Competence Centre, MCC) provides support to the 3rd Generation Partnership Project (3GPP) and is an integrated unit of people comprising ETSI Secretariat Officers, Assistants and Contracted Experts, all of whom are located at the ETSI Headquarters in Sophia Antipolis, southern France.

ETSI has been asked to provide certain services and in particular hosting 3GPP databases and web sites on behalf of the 3GPP partners.


By accessing and using the 3GPP Website you agree to abide by the following terms and conditions. ETSI – on behalf of the 3GPP partners - may modify these terms and conditions at any time and without notice, and such modification shall be effective immediately upon posting on the 3GPP Website. Any and all users of the 3GPP Website shall be deemed to have read and accepted said additional terms and conditions.


The general layout and design of the 3GPP Website as well as its contents are protected by copyright, author rights and/or other intellectual property rights which are the property of ETSI or third parties.

For this reason, the 3GPP Website structure and its contents shall not be reproduced, distributed or published, in whole or in part, by any user of the 3GPP Website for any purpose without the prior express consent of ETSI.

Any downloading or otherwise copying from the 3GPP Website, if authorized by ETSIwill not transfer title to any software or material to anyone.  ETSI reserves all rights with respect to copyright, trademarks and other intellectual property rights on the 3GPP Website, subject to third-party rights.

To inquire about reproduction of 3GPP standards please see the Copyright authorization process at

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By providing links to third-party websites, ETSI does not guarantee, approve or endorse the information or products or services available on these websites. ETSI makes no warranty as to the accuracy, lawfulness or use of resources available on these websites.

ETSI shall not be liable for the updating of any and all web links referenced in 3GPP Website nor for the availability of such external sites or resources. ETSI shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such websites.

We welcome links to the 3GPP Website from other websites provided that you link to our home page ( and that the 3GPP Website will be opened in a new window (clearly identifying the 3GPP Website) and that such a link shall not alter the content of the 3GPP Website. ETSI – on behalf of the 3GPP partners - is not responsible for hyperlinks from any third party websites to the 3GPP Website and reserves the right to refrain anybody from establishing a link pointing to the 3GPP Website at any time. 


All the information and any part thereof provided on the 3GPP Website are provided "AS IS" without warranty of any kind either expressed or implied including, without limitation, warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non infringement of intellectual property rights.

ETSImakes no representations or warranties as to the accuracy, reliability or completeness of any information incorporated thereto and contained on the 3GPP Website.

ETSI makes no representations or warranties that access to the 3GPP Website will be uninterrupted and that the 3GPP Website and/or any information incorporated thereto will be secure and free of viruses or other harmful elements.

Although ETSI makes its best efforts to include in the 3GPP Website information that it believes is up-to-date and accurate, it may inadvertently include technical inaccuracies or other errors. We would be grateful if users could notify us of errors or inaccuracies that they may find. Please report any errors to

ETSIshall have no responsibility to maintain the information made available on this Website or to supply any corrections, updates, or releases in connection therewith. ETSI reserves the right to make improvements or changes in the applications, services or content of its Website at any time and without notice.

Access to and use of the content of the Website, in whole or in part, is the user's sole responsibility. ETSI disclaims any liability for any damages whatsoever including without limitation direct, indirect, incidental and/or consequential damages resulting from access to the Website and use of the content provided therein.


For any questions or concerns about the 3GPP Website or these Terms of Use, please contact us.  


Mobile Competence Centre (MCC)
06921 Sophia-Antipolis CEDEX

+33 (0)4 92 94 42 00 (Switchboard)

N° 34862356200017 - APE 7112B

Not-for-profit Association registered in the Sous-Préfecture of Grasse (06) N° W061004871


We are committed to making this website accessible to all users.

This page describes the accessibility features which are available. Text equivalents of all images have been provided and the relevant page and table header tags inserted.


You can change the colour of the text and background by importing your own style sheet into the website.

  1. In Internet Explorer:
  • Select Tools > Internet Options > Accessibility
  • Click on any or all of the three checkboxes to ignore colours, font styles or font sizes


  • Change the style sheet by clicking on the 'Format document using my style sheet'
  • Browse to your preferred style sheet
  • Select OK


  1. In Mozilla Firefox:
  • Select Tools > Options > Fonts and Colours



This website will adapt to different screen resolutions, depending on device type used to view it.

We collect your personal data only when you have provided it voluntarily when you use 3GPP services and interact with us.

Unless specifically requested and using the method we have specifically identified for such purpose, we ask you not to send us any confidential or sensitive personal data such as but not limited to national ID or passport number, credit card number, health insurance number, driving license number, photos, videos, birthday dates or equivalent.