|Definition||:||Agência Nacional de Telecomunicações Portuguese [National Telecommunications Agency]|
|Category||:||Governmental » Departments & Agencies|
What does ANATEL mean?
National Telecommunications Agency (Portuguese: Agência Nacional de Telecomunicações, ANATEL) is an independent organ of the Brazilian Ministry of Communications, responsible for issuing rules for certification and homologation of telecommunications equipments in Brazil. ANATEL Certification is required for cellular devices that are launched in Brazil.