Accreditation to Issue Radiofrequency Spectrum Certificates - Australian Government

Description

You will require this accreditation if you intend to act as a radiocommunications certifier. A radiocommunications certifier is authorised to issue:

  • Frequency assignment certificates;
  • Certificates that state the operation of a radiocommunications transmitter under a spectrum licence is compliant with regulations; and / or
  • Interference Impact Certificates.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information.

Service type

Licence

A licence defines the need to obtain recognition / certification and registration to undertake a certain business activity.

Eligibility requirements

To be eligible to receive this accreditation you must provide:

  • Your personal details;
  • Details pertaining to your educational qualifications;
  • Details pertaining to your work history;
  • Details of all referees for the application;
  • A Deed of Indemnity with your application.

You must hold an Associate Diploma granted by an Australian or New Zealand TAFE institution, a significant component of which relates to radiofrequency communications. You may also hold an equivalent qualifications including:

  • A comparable overseas qualification recognised by the National Office of Overseas Skills Recognition;
  • A competency assessment; or
  • Relevant experience and training that would be acceptable for a technical appointment with the Australian Public Service.

Please consult the Contact Officer for more information regarding eligibility requirements.

Duration

As specified on the accreditation.

Fees

Fees Details for this service in table format.

Task Type Amount
Apply Application $476.00

Act(s) name

Radiocommunications Act 1992 AG

Regulation(s) name

Radiocommunications (Accreditation Prescribed Certificates) Principles 2014 AG

Administering agency

Department of Communications and the Arts

Australian Communications and Media Authority

Communications Infrastructure

Contact details

Contact Email, Phone and Address Details for this service in simple two column table format, header then data.

Enquiries, Licensing

Communications Infrastructure

Australian Communications and Media Authority

Department of Communications and the Arts

Mailing address: PO Box 78
Belconnen
Australian Capital Territory 2616
Phone: 02 62195555
Phone: 1300850115
Fax: 02 62195353
Email: licensing@acma.gov.au