Category: RHR Service

Obtaining an Official FCC License


There are two types of FCC licenses that can be downloaded from the ULS:

    • Reference Copy can be generated by anybody, and has the text “Reference Copy” printed across the background. It is not accepted as a form of identification for RHR registration.


  • An Official Copy can only be generated by the license holder, and has the text “Official Copy” printed across the background. This license is required for registration as an amateur radio operator with RHR.

License copies


    1. Log in to the FCC ULS using your FCC Registration Number (FRN) and password.
    2. Select Download Electronic Authorizations.

License help 1Select your callsign under My Authorizations, then click ADD ►. The license will move over to Authorizations to Download. Finally, click DOWNLOAD.

License help 2

What license is required for RHR?

For transmit privileges, a U.S. FCC issued license is required.

For receive only or SWL anyone can sign up with no license requirement.

How do I cancel my membership?

Simply ignore any outstanding membership renewal emails and the account will auto close after three email reminders. If in the future you would like to rejoin RHR you can still log in with your old account info and pay your outstanding invoice to reactivate the account.