Australian Standard AS 2772.2: 2011 Radiofrequency Radiation - Principles and Methods of Measurement - 300 kHz to 100 GHz - Australian Government

Service summary

You will be required to comply with this standard if you intend to use a radio communications apparatus to transmit or receive messages (a radio transmitter).

A licence is required to use a radiocommunications apparatus. If you hold a licence, you may be required to either measure radiofrequency fields (RF fields) in accordance with this standard, or calculate RF fields using a model or method derived from a mathematical formulae mentioned in Appendix B of this standard.

This standard specifies techniques and instrumentation for the measurement of potentially hazardous electromagnetic fields in both the near field and far field of electromagnetic sources, in the frequency range 300 kHz to 100 GHz.

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 Licence Conditions (Apparatus Licence) Determination 2015 (Australian Government)

Contact details

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

Mailing address:
PO Box 78
Australian Capital Territory 2616




02 62195555


02 62195353


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