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Norfolk Island Broadcasting Regulations 2002 (NI)

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This is a regulation of the previous Norfolk Island Legislative Assembly that was continued in force under s16 and 16A of the Norfolk Island Act 1979.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Regional Development and Cities
Registered 06 Nov 2015
Start Date 18 Jun 2015

 

NORFOLK                            ISLAND

 

Norfolk Island Broadcasting Regulations 2002

No. 3, 2002

Compilation No. 1

Compilation date:                              18 June 2015

Includes amendments up to:            Norfolk Island Continued Laws Amendment Ordinance 2015
(No. 2, 2015)

Prepared Date:                                   14 September 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

NORFOLK                            ISLAND

 

 

NORFOLK ISLAND BROADCASTING REGULATIONS 2002

 

TABLE OF PROVISIONS

 

      1.         Short title

      2.         Commencement

3.                  Interpretation

4.                  Prescribed manner and form of application

      Schedule 1

      Schedule 2

 

 


 

NORFOLK                            ISLAND

 

Norfolk Island Broadcasting Regulations 2002

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Short title

      1.         These Regulations may be cited as the Norfolk Island Broadcasting Regulations 2002.

Commencement

      2.         These Regulations shall commence on the day on which notification of their being made is published in the Gazette.

Interpretation

      3.         In these Regulations “the Act” means the Norfolk Island Broadcasting Act 2001.

Prescribed manner and form of application

      4.         For the purposes of subsection 13(1) of the Act, an applicant for a licence shall apply for a licence as prescribed by Form 1 in Schedule 1.

Form of licence

      5.         For the purpose of sections 10, 11 and 13 of the Norfolk Island Broadcasting Act 2001, the prescribed form of licence to be issued by the Minister is that in Form 2 of Schedule 1.

      Prescribed fee

      6.         The fees prescribed for the purposes of section 13(4) of the Norfolk Island Broadcasting Act 2001 are set out in Schedule 2.

 


 

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SCHEDULE 1

Form 1

Administration of Norfolk Island

Norfolk Island Broadcasting Act 2001

Licence Application Form

Regulation 4

TYPE OF LICENCE REQUIRED:

 

RADIO:

 

TELEVISION:

 

NAME OF APPLICANT:

 

RESIDENT STATUS OF APPLICANT:

 

ADDRESS OF APPLICANT OR THE APPLICANT’S COMPANY:

 

 

HAS THE APPLICANT PREVIOUSLY OPERATED A RADIO OR TV STATION IN NORFOLK ISLAND OR ELSEWHERE?

(give full details of the applicant’s role in operating the station, its location, the number of employees at the station, its target audience, the type of material broadcast)

 

 

TARGET AUDIENCE (e.g. under 20s/over 30s/50 plus, gender, ethnic background):

 

 

WHAT TYPE OF MATERIAL WILL BE BROADCAST?

(attach an example of one month’s programming, which should include a summary of each program and their airtime)

WHERE WILL THE STATION OPERATE FROM?

 

 

PLEASE ADD ANY OTHER INFORMATION YOU CONSIDER IS RELEVANT TO THIS APPLICATION:

______________________________________________________________

 


Form 2

Administration of Norfolk Island

Norfolk Island Broadcasting Act 2001

Form of Licence

Regulation 5

I,

In accordance with the Norfolk Island Broadcasting Act 2001, issue a broadcasting licence as follows―

 

1.      To .....................................................................................................[name of licensee]

2.      For the purpose of ...........................................................[nature of approved broadcast]

3.      Within the frequency range ..................................................[state broadcast frequency]

4.      That it be conducted from premises at ..................................................................………………………………....

5.      The licence is for a service to provide.......……...........................................

                                [state nature of service and broad description of content]

6.      The term of the licence is ..................................................[state period – 3 years or less]

7.      The conditions attached to this licence are―

(a)  in addition to the statutory conditions applicable to all licensees;

(b)  that the broadcast signal be at a strength sufficient for reception only within the territorial boundaries of Norfolk Island and that it must not interfere with the reception of any radio or television signals from other sources;

(c) ........................................................................[add any special conditions]

 

         This licence takes effect upon payment of the prescribed fee.

 

 

Dated                          

 

.....................................................

[name and signature of Minister]

Fee paid

Finance Department

 

.................................

[Insert date and stamp]

Note:       Breach of the conditions of a Broadcasting Licence may lead to the imposition of a penalty of up to 20 penalty units (section 13(6) of the Act), or suspension or cancellation of the licence (section 13(7) of the Act).


 

SCHEDULE 2

Fees

Regulation 6

                            Item                                   Subject                                                  Number of Fee Units

 

                            1.                             For lodging an application for a

                                                            Broadcasting Licence

 

                                                            (a)           Radio

                                                                            (i)            open                                                       23

                                                                            (ii)           limited                                                    23

                                                            (b)           Television

                                                                            (i)            open                                                       23

                                                                            (ii)           limited                                                    23

 

                            2.                             Annual renewal fee for a Broadcasting

                                                            Licence

 

                                                            (a)           Radio

                                                                            (i)            open                                                       23

                                                                            (ii)           limited                                                    23

                                                            (b)           Television

                                                                            (i)            open                                                       23

                                                                            (ii)           limited                                                    23

 


NOTES

The Norfolk Island Broadcasting Regulations 2002 as shown in this consolidation comprises Regulations No. 3 of 2002 and amendments as indicated in the Tables below.

Enactment

Number and year

Date of commencement

Application saving or transitional provision

 

Norfolk Island Broadcasting Authority (Licence Application) Regulations 2002

 3, 2002

10.05.02

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Norfolk Island Broadcasting (Amendment) Regulations 2009  [NB – this Regulation changed the name of the principal Regulations]

5, 2009

19.06.09

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

[Previously consolidated as at 20 June 2009]

 

 

 

 

Interpretation (Amendment) Act 2012

[to substitute throughout —Commonwealth Minister for Minister; and to substitute Minister for executive member]

14, 2012

28.12.12

 

 

[Previously consolidated as at 26 March 2013]

 

 

 

Ordinance

FRLI registration

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provision

Norfolk Island Continued Laws Amendment Ordinance 2015
(No. 2, 2015)

17 June 2015 (F2015L00835)

Sch 1 (items 206, 344, 345): 18 June 2015 (s 2(1) item 1)

Sch 1 (items 344, 345)

 
Table of Amendments

 

ad =    added or inserted

am = amended

rep = repealed

rs =      repealed and substituted

Provisions affected

     How affected

1

am

5, 2009

3

rs

5, 2009

5

ad

 5, 2009

6

ad

 5, 2009

Schedule 1, Form 1

am

 5, 2009

Schedule 1, Form 2

ad

 5, 2009

am

Ord No 2, 2015

Schedule 2

ad

5, 2009