Radiocommunications (MF and HF - Land Mobile) Standard 2014 - Australian Government


You are required to comply with this standard if you intend to manufacture or use a radiocommunications device that:

  • Is used, or is intended to be, in conjunction with a land mobile service;
  • Uses the frequency range 2MHz to 30 MHz;
  • Is operated in J3E mode; and
  • Is not a device imported into Australia solely for use in connection with a significant event.

Land mobile services are:

  • Paging systems;
  • Ambulatory stations;
  • Ambulatory systems;
  • PABX cordless telephone services; and
  • CB repeaters (Citizen Band).

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

Contact details

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Enquiries, Licensing

Mailing address: PO BOX 78
Belconnen, Australian Capital Territory 2616
Phone: 1300 850 115
Phone: 02 6219 5555
Fax: 02 6219 5353