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Published Date 01 Jul 2014

 

AUSTRALIAN COMMUNICATIONS AND MEDIA AUTHORITY

Telecommunications Act 1997

Subsection 81(1)

NOMINATED CARRIER DECLARATION

 

After considering an application dated 2 June 2014 made to the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) under section 77 of the Telecommunications Act 1997 by Auroracom Pty Ltd (ACN: 117 987 925) (the applicant) in relation to network unit or units (the network unit or units) owned by Tasmanian Networks Pty Ltd (ACN: 167 357 299),I, Rowan Pulford, Section Manager, delegate of the ACMA, acting under subsection 81(1) of the Telecommunications Act 1997, being satisfied that:

 

(a)      if the applicant were declared to be the nominated carrier in relation to the network unit or units, it would be in a position to comply with all of the obligations imposed on the applicant in the applicant’s capacity as the nominated carrier in relation to the network unit or units; and

 

(b)      the making of the declaration will not impede the efficient administration of:

(i)         the Telecommunications Act 1997;

(ii)         the Telecommunications (Consumer Protection and Service Standards) Act 1999 and  regulations under that Act; or

(iii)        the Telecommunications Universal Service Management Agency Act 2012;

 

declare that Auroracom Pty Ltd is the nominated carrier in relation to the network unit or units owned by Tasmanian Networks Pty Ltd, being the fixed radiocommunications links between the facilities known as Goats Hills, Guy Fawkes Hill, Grey Mountain and Albion Heights; two cores of the optical fibre link between the facilities known as Burnie Substation and Smithton Substation; two cores of the optical fibre link between the facilities known as Hadspen Substation and Scottsdale Substation; and all optical fibre links previously owned by Aurora Energy Pty Ltd and transferred to Tasmanian Networks Pty Ltd on 1 July 2014.

Dated the          1                                  day of  July                 2014

 

 

     Signed Rowan Pulford

 

Delegate of the Australian Communications and Media Authority