Radiocommunications (Devices Used in the Inshore Boating Radio Services Band) Standard 2008 - Australian Government

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to manufacture, supply, sell or modify radiocommunication devices that transmit via the inshore boating radio services band. The inshore boating radio services band is comprised of all the 27 megahertz maritime frequencies.

The purpose of this standard is to ensure radiocommunications equipment achieves a satisfactory level of performance prior to use. The technical requirements of this standard are drawn from AS 4367:2007 (Radiocommunications equipment used in the inshore boating radio services band).

Please note that if you are importing a radiocommunication device for the sole purpose of use at a significant event it may be exempt from this standard.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.

Service type

Code of Practice

A code of practice can be either a legal requirement or non-legal requirement. Legal codes of practice are defined as a result of legislation. Non-legal codes of practice are defined by industry regulators and bodies.

Administering agency

Department of Communications and the Arts
Australian Communications and Media Authority
Communications Infrastructure

Act(s) name

Radiocommunications Act 1992 (Australian Government)

Regulation(s) name

Radiocommunications (Devices Used in the Inshore Boating Radio Services Band) Standard 2008 (Australian Government)

Contact details

Enquiries, Licensing
Department of Communications and the Arts
Australian Communications and Media Authority
Communications Infrastructure


Mailing address:
PO Box 78
Belconnen
Australian Capital Territory 2616

Phone:

1300850115

Phone:

02 62195555

Fax:

02 62195353
licensing@acma.gov.au

Supporting information

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