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Administered by: Communications and the Arts
Published Date 23 Mar 2016

 

AUSTRALIAN COMMUNICATIONS AND MEDIA AUTHORITY

Telecommunications Act 1997

Subsection 81(1)

NOMINATED CARRIER DECLARATION

After considering an application dated 22 February 2016 made to the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) under section 77 of the Telecommunications Act 1997 by Inmarsat Leasing (Two) Limited (the applicant) in relation to network unit or units (the network unit or units) owned by Inmarsat Global Limited, I, Peter Sutton, 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; or

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

declare that Inmarsat Leasing (Two) Limited is the nominated carrier in relation to the designated radiocommunications facilities on the Inmarsat-4 F1 satellite, owned by Inmarsat Global Limited, in geostationary orbit at 143.5°E.

Dated the 21 day of March 2016  

Signed Peter Sutton,

Delegate of the Australian Communications and Media Authority