Vision, Mission & Values

Our Vision

A communications environment that enriches the social and commercial fabric of the Kingdom of Bahrain.

Our Mission

To develop a competition led market for the provision of innovative communications services, available to all, which: encourages sustainable, economically efficient investment; respects the interests of consumers; fosters ecologically friendly initiatives; and supports the social and commercial welfare of the Kingdom of Bahrain.

To continue to build as an exemplar regulator within the region through thought leadership and to be the employer of choice by: investing in our people to develop a professional, passionate team; transparency and fairness in operations; and adherence to quality assurance.

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The TRA Journey

Thus Far - A Look Back. A journey through the years since TRA was established in 2002.

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Our Values

Through the regular application of these five core principles, the Telecommunication Regulatory Authority (TRA) continue to provide value to our consumers & stakeholders, and we consistently meet our goals and objectives.


Our imagination, clarity of thought and clear leadership stimulates innovative thinking that meets the needs of tomorrow.


Our drive and determination to achieve excellence, our discipline in the execution of our duties, our focus on the development of our team, and our sense of responsibility in still passion for the development of the Bahrain.


Our respect for each other is ensured by listening, collaborating and having consideration for each other, the public and licensees we work for, the environment and future generations.


Our evidence based approach to decision making and our adaptability ensure that we remain proportionate, consistent, fair and just


Our open and inclusive approach to regulation ensures that we are held responsible and our actions and decisions are understood.

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