FCC User Account & FCC Registration Number (FRN)

FCC User Registration System

  1. Enter your username (Email Address) 
  2. Enter a Password.
  3. Verify the email you receive from FCC. (Check your Spam folder, if not received)
  4. Log on to your account.


Once you have successfully established a FCC User Account, follow the information below to attain a FRN number.


  • To register for a new FRN  click the "Go to CORES" button:


  1. Select "Register New FRN"
  2. Are you registering as an entity or as an individual?  Select 'Individual"
  3. Is your contact address within the United States or its territories? Select "Yes"
  4. Do you wish to proceed with a CORES FRN Registration or a Restricted Use FRN Registration? Select "CORES FRN Registration"
  5. Enter your Given Name & Last Name (Your ID info you provide us must be the same)
  6. The question asking you for a Social Security Number or Taxpayer Identification Number. "Leave blank"  
  7. If you do not have a Social Security Number.  Select "The individual is a foreign"
  8. Under Contact Information Section.  Select "Same as Above"
  9. Enter your US Address.
  10. Enter your email address.
  11. Check information you provided is correct.
  12. Submit form.
  13. Your FRN number should appear on the page, print and bring along to the exam session.


  • Note: You will not be allowed to take exam, without a FRN Number.