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Licence Area Plan - Albany (Radio) - October 1996

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The licence area plan determines the number and characteristics, including technical specifications, of radio broadcasting services that are to be available in the Albany area of WA with the use of the broadcasting services bands.
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Registered 05 Apr 2005
Gazetted 27 Nov 1996

 

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN

ALBANY

(RADIO)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

OCTOBER 1996


LICENCE AREA PLAN

ALBANY

DETERMINATION

The Australian Broadcasting Authority hereby makes this plan for broadcasting services in the Albany area of Western Australia, under subsection 26(1) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.

Four national radio broadcasting, two commercial radio broadcasting services and two open narrowcasting radio broadcasting services are to be available in the Albany area described at Attachment 1.1 to this Determination with the use of the broadcasting services bands.  The characteristics, including technical specifications, of the services that are to be available in the area described at Attachment 1.1 are set out in Schedule One and Attachments 1.2 - 1.10 to this Determination.

One community radio broadcasting service is to be available in the area described at Attachment 2.1 to this Determination with the use of the broadcasting services bands.  The characteristics, including technical specifications, of the service that is to be available in the area described at Attachment 2.1 are set out in Schedule Two and Attachment 2.2 to this Determination.

 

 

 

            (Determined by the Australian Broadcasting Authority on 24 October 1996)


SCHEDULES

Each of the Schedules sets out:

·      the category of each of the services that are to be available in that area (column one),

·      the service licence number which has been allocated to the service, if appropriate (column two);  N/A = Not Applicable, as the Broadcasting Services Act 1992 only requires service licences for commercial and community services.

·      the number of transmitters required to transmit the service, and the transmitter specification number which has been allocated to each transmitter (column three),

·      the identifying number of the attachment where the technical specifications for each transmitter are described (column four).  (Each set of technical specifications referred to in the Schedules is an attachment to this determination).

·      the general area served by each transmitter (column five).

 


SCHEDULE ONE

Licence Area Plan - Albany - (Radio) - October 1996

Category of
Service

Service Licence No:

Transmitter Specification No:

Technical Specifications

General Area Served by Transmitter

National

N/A

TS002330

See attachment 1.2

Albany

National

N/A

TS000038

See attachment 1.3

Southern Agricultural

National

N/A

TS000039

See attachment 1.4

Southern Agricultural

National

N/A

TS000040

See attachment 1.5

Southern Agricultural

Commercial

SL010401

TS005909

See attachment 1.6

Albany

Commercial

SL010041

TS002401 TS002402

See attachment 1.7
See attachmant 1.8

Albany
Albany (town)

Open Narrowcasting

N/A

TS002400

See attachment 1.9

Albany

Open Narrowcasting

N/A

TS000046

See attachment 1.10

Albany (town)

 

SCHEDULE TWO

Licence Area Plan - Albany - (Radio) - October 1996

Category of
Service

Service Licence No:

Transmitter Specification No:

Technical
Specifications

General Area Served by Transmitter

Community

SL010042

TS000047

See attachment 2.2

Albany

 


                                                                                               ATTACHMENT 1.1

 

LICENCE AREA FOR SERVICE LICENCE NUMBERS: SL010401 AND SL010041 COMMERCIAL RADIO ALBANY WA

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 6 August 1991, is:

Area Description

Persons

 

 

Albany (T)

13603

Albany (S)

11177

WA CD 051602

405

WA CD 051603

345

WA CD 051604

373

WA CD 051606

548

WA CD 051607

334

WA CD 051608

310

WA CD 051609

365

WA CD 043903

268

WA CD 043904

348

WA CD 043905

428

WA CD 043906

269

WA CD 043907

382

WA CD 043908

345

WA CD 043909

522

WA CD 043910

684

WA CD 043911

320

WA CD 043805

96

 

 

Total Persons

31122

 

Note:

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics:

(T)     =   Town

(S)     =   Shire
(CD)  =   Collection District


Attachment        1.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Albany (WA)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10002330

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Gledhow, 5.7km WNW of ALBANY

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   50          574800     6125300

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           MF-AM

Carrier Frequency :                                     630 kHz

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

At all angles of azimuth

0

700 V

Notes:-

1. The CMF at all elevations is not to exceed the specified CMF at 0 degrees elevation for all angles of azimuth.


Attachment        1.3

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Southern Agricultural (WA)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10000038

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Mt Barker NTA Site  MT BARKER

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   50          559200     6164800

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     92.9 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             130 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

80 kW

 

 


Attachment        1.4

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Southern Agricultural (WA)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10000039

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Mt Barker NTA Site  MT BARKER

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   50          559200     6164800

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     96.9 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             130 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

80 kW

 


Attachment        1.5

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   National

General Area Served :                                 Southern Agricultural (WA)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10000040

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Mt Barker NTA Site  MT BARKER

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   50          559200     6164800

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     94.5 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             130 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

80 kW

 


Attachment        1.6

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   Commercial

General Area Served :                                 Albany (WA)

Service Licence Number :                           SL10401

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10005909

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Gledhow, 3.5km WNW of  ALBANY

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   50          576700     6125900

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           MF-AM

Carrier Frequency :                                     783 kHz

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

At all angles of azimuth

0

450 V

Notes:-

1. The CMF at all elevations is not to exceed the specified CMF at 0 degrees elevation for all angles of azimuth.

 


Attachment        1.7

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   Commercial

General Area Served :                                 Albany (WA)

Service Licence Number :                           SL10041

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10002401

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Mt Barker NTA Site  MT BARKER

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   50          559200     6164800

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     95.3 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             90 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

25°T - 255°T

50 kW

255°T - 25°T

6 kW

 


Attachment        1.8

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   Commercial

General Area Served :                                 Albany (town) (WA)

Service Licence Number :                           SL10041

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10002402

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Mt Clarence

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   50          581400     6123700

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     106.5 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             40 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

100 W

 

 


Attachment        1.9

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served :                                 Albany (WA)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10002400

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Mt Barker NTA Site  MT BARKER

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   50          559200     6164800

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     93.7 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             90 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

25°T - 255°T

50 kW

255°T - 25°T

6 kW

 

 


Attachment        1.10

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   Open Narrowcasting

General Area Served :                                 Albany (town) (WA)

Service Licence Number :                           Not applicable

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10000046

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Mt Clarence

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   50          581400     6123700

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     104.9 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             40 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

100 W

 

 


                                      ATTACHMENT 2.1

 

LICENCE AREA FOR SERVICE LICENCE NUMBER: SL010042
COMMUNITY RADIO ALBANY WA

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 6 August 1991, is:

Area Description

Persons

 

 

Albany (T)

13603

WA CD 043903

268

WA CD 043904

348

WA CD 043905

428

WA CD 043907

382

WA CD 043908

345

WA CD 043909

522

WA CD 043910

684

WA CD 043911

320

WA CD 051701

231

WA CD 051702

559

WA CD 051703

880

WA CD 051704

245

WA CD 051705

764

WA CD 051706

666

WA CD 051707

303

WA CD 051708

154

WA CD 051709

722

WA CD 051710

262

WA CD 051711

310

WA CD 051712

456

WA CD 051713

869

WA CD 051714

395

WA CD 051802

435

WA CD 051803

254

WA CD 051804

330

WA CD 051805

198

WA CD 051806

682

WA CD 051807

397

WA CD 051808

670

WA CD 051809

672

WA CD 051810

360

 

 

Total Persons

27714

 

Note:

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics:

(T)  =   Town
CD =   Collection District

 

Attachment        2.2

LICENCE AREA PLAN :  

Category :                                                   Community

General Area Served :                                 Albany (WA)

Service Licence Number :                           SL10042

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

Specification Number :                                TS10000047

Transmitter Site :-

Nominal location :                                       Mt Clarence

Australian Map Grid :                                  Zone      Easting      Northing
Reference                                                   50          581400     6123700

Site Tolerance :                                           Refer to Technical Planning Guidelines

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode                           VHF-FM

Carrier Frequency :                                     100.9 MHz

Polarisation                                                 Mixed

Maximum antenna height                             40 m

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

10 kW

 

Special Conditions:-

This service is permitted to transmit with a minimum ERP of 100 W.