Commonwealth of Australia
Radiocommunications Act 1992
Radiocommunications (Spectrum Designation) Notice No. 1 of 2014
I, MALCOM BLIGH TURNBULL, Minister for Communications, having consulted with the Australian Communications and Media Authority, make the following Notice under subsection 36(1) of the Radiocommunications Act 1992.
Dated 29 January 2014
Minister for Communications
1 Name of Notice
This Notice is the Radiocommunications (Spectrum Designation) Notice No. 1 of 2014.
This Notice commences on the day after it is registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.
In this Notice:
Australian Spectrum Map Grid (ASMG) means the Australian Spectrum Map Grid 2012 published by the ACMA, as existing from time to time.
identified geographic areas of Australia means the relevant locations specified in the Schedule.
relevant frequency ranges means the following frequency ranges, within the identified geographic areas of Australia:
(a) 1770 – 1775 MHz and 1865 – 1870 MHz in Adelaide;
(b) 1710 – 1712.5 MHz and 1805 – 1807.5 MHz in regional South Australia; and
(c) 1710 – 1712.5 MHz and 1805 – 1807.5 MHz in Cairns/Townsville.
The range of numbers that identifies a frequency band includes the higher but not the lower number.
The relevant frequency ranges are designated as part of the spectrum to be allocated by issuing spectrum licences.
The following table sets out the identified geographic areas of Australia as referenced by the Hierarchical Cell Identification Scheme (HCIS) identifiers used in the ASMG.
IW3J, IW3K, IW3L, IW3N, IW3O, IW3P, IW6B, IW6C, IW6D, IW6F, IW6G, IW6H, IW3E5, IW3E6, IW3E8, IW3E9, IW3F4, IW3F5, IW3F6, IW3F7, IW3F8, IW3F9, IW3G4, IW3G5, IW3G6, IW3G7, IW3G8, IW3G9, IW3H4, IW3H5, IW3H6, IW3H7, IW3H8, IW3H9, IW3I2, IW3I3, IW3I5, IW3I6, IW3I8, IW3I9, IW3M2, IW3M3, IW3M5, IW3M6, IW3M8, IW3M9, IW6A2, IW6A3, IW6A5, IW6A6, IW6A8, IW6A9, IW6E2, IW6E3, IW6E5, IW6E6, IW6E8, IW6E9, JW1E4, JW1E7, JW1I1, JW1I4, JW1I7, JW1M1, JW1M4.
Regional South Australia
V1, GV2, GV3, GV6, HV1, HV2, HV4, HV5, HV6, HV8, HV9, HW3, HW6, IV4, IV5, IV6, IV7, IV8, IV9, IW1, IW2, IW4, IW5, IW7, IW8, IW9, JV4, JV5, JV7, JV8, JW2, JW4, JW5, JW7, JW8, JX1, JX2, JX5, IW3A, IW3B, IW3C, IW3D, IW6I, IW6J, IW6K, IW6L, IW6M, IW6N, IW6O, IW6P, JW1A, JW1B, JW1C, JW1D, JW1F, JW1G, JW1H, JW1J, JW1K, JW1L, JW1N, JW1O, JW1P, IW3E1, IW3E2, IW3E3, IW3E4, IW3E7, IW3F1, IW3F2, IW3F3, IW3G1, IW3G2, IW3G3, IW3H1, IW3H2, IW3H3, IW3I1, IW3I4, IW3I7, IW3M1, IW3M4, IW3M7, IW6A1, IW6A4, IW6A7, IW6E1, IW6E4, IW6E7, JW1E1, JW1E2, JW1E3, JW1E5, JW1E6, JW1E8, JW1E9, JW1I2, JW1I3, JW1I5, JW1I6, JW1I8, JW1I9, JW1M2, JW1M3, JW1M5, JW1M6, JW1M7, JW1M8, JW1M9.
LQ1, LQ2, LQ4, LQ5, LQ7, LQ8, LR2, LR3, LR5, LR6.