Terminal Steering Group


The Terminal Steering Group (TSG) facilitates operator and vendor alignment to drive terminal* related matters for the benefit of the entire mobile ecosystem. It manages/ coordinates terminal capability requirements activities within GSMA and beyond. The group provides an environment for consensus building among members concerning the setting of frameworks and standards in respect of operational matters related to terminal matters.

The Terminal Steering Group also offers a forum for harmonising a GSMA view on terminal matters within and beyond the organisation.

Consultancy support to the Global Decimal Administrator, GDA (GSMA) in its IMEI Administration and Management functions. TSG is the TAC Allocation process owner for the GSMA IMEI database.

Key Topics

The Terminal Steering Group is currently working on the following topics:

What the Terminal Steering Group Does


The Terminal Steering Group have four face to face meetings a year with conference calls used to progress work between physical meetings

How to Get Involved

If you would like more information on any of the Terminal Steering Group activities, please contact [email protected].  If you are interested in contributing and attending Terminal Steering Group then please contact [email protected] to become a GSMA Member.  Communications including liaison statements should be sent to [email protected].