You are required to comply with the requirements listed in this notice if you intend to supply radiocommunications devices within Australia. The notice does not apply to a device that has been imported or manufactured for reasons other than supply within Australia.
The notice sets out mandatory compliance requirements in regards to radiocommunications device compliance labels. The notice specifies, depending on the device:
- Where the label needs to be placed;
- What the label needs to state;
- Who needs to apply the label to the device; and
- What size the label must be.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance that may be required.
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.
Department of Communications and the Arts
Australian Communications and Media Authority
Radiocommunications Act 1992 (Australian Government)
Radiocommunications (Compliance Labelling - Devices) Notice 2014 (Australian Government)
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