You will be required to comply with this technical standard if you manufacture modify or supply customer equipment designed, or intended, for connection to an analogue public switched telephone network two-wire service.
A public switched telephone network means a telecommunications network which enables a customer to establish a connection for voice frequency communication with another customer.
The purpose of this technical standard is to help protect:
- The integrity of a telecommunications network or a facility; and
- The health and safety of people who operate, work on, use or may be affected by the operation of a telecommunications network or facility.
It is also intended to ensure that customer equipment:
- Can be used to give access to an emergency call service; and
- Is interoperable with a telecommunications network.
Please consult the Contact Officer for more information and to ascertain the level of compliance (if any) required.