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Determinations/Communications as made
The ACA collects annual numbering charges from service carriage providers in accordance with the provisions of the Telecommunications Act 1997.
Administered by: DCITA
Registered 11 Apr 2005
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR10-May-2005
Tabled Senate10-May-2005
Date of repeal 25 Apr 2006
Repealed by Telecommunications (Amounts of Annual Charge) Determination 2006

The AUSTRALIAN COMMUNICATIONS AUTHORITY makes this Determination under subsection 20 (1) of the Telecommunications (Numbering Charges) Act 1997.

Dated  6 April                               2005

R. HORTON

Chair

 

G.W. LUTHER

Member

 

Australian Communications Authority


1              Name of Determination

                This Determination is the Telecommunications (Amounts of Annual Charge) Determination 2005Telecommunications (Amounts of Annual Charge) Determination 2005.

2              Commencement

                This Determination commences on the day after it is registered.

3              Telecommunications (Amounts of Annual Charge) Determination 2004 — revocation

                The Telecommunications (Amounts of Annual Charge) Determination 2004 is revoked.

4              Definitions

                In this Determination:

Act means the Telecommunications (Numbering Charges) Act 1997.

incoming only international number has the meaning given in the numbering plan.

internal network service has the meaning given in the numbering plan.

testing service has the meaning given in the numbering plan.

Note   A number of expressions used in this Determination are defined in section 5 of the Act, including:

    ?        ACA

     ?        carriage service provider

     ?        number

     ?        numbering plan.

5              Specification of amounts of charge (Act s 20)

         (1)   For subsection 20 (1) of the Act, Part 1 of Schedule 1 sets out amounts of charge for each of the following numbers:

                (a)    incoming only international numbers;

               (b)    numbers specified in the numbering plan for use in connection with internal network services;

                (c)    numbers specified in the numbering plan for use in connection with testing services.

         (2)   For subsection 20 (1) of the Act, Part 2 of Schedule 1 sets out amounts of charge for numbers to which subsection (1) does not apply.

Note 1   Under section 18 of the Act, a charge is imposed on an allocated number if a carriage service provider holds the allocated number at the beginning of a given day in April, as determined by the ACA for that year. A determination must be made by 16 February for that year and gazetted before the relevant date in April. 

Note 2   Under subsection 20 (1) of the Act, the amount of charge imposed on a number held at a particular time is the amount ascertained in accordance with a written determination made by the ACA.


Schedule 1        Amounts of charge

(section 5)

Part 1          Amounts of charge for incoming only international numbers, internal network numbers and testing numbers

 

Item

Number of digits in the number

Amount of charge ($)

101

3

94 609.328

102

4

  9 460.9328

103

5

     946.09328

104

6

       94.609328

105

7

         9.4609328

106

8

         0.94609328

107

9

         0.094609328

108

10

         0.0094609328

109

11

         0.00094609328

110

12

         0.000094609328

111

13

         0.0000094609328

112

14

         0.00000094609328

113

15

         0.000000094609328

Part 2          Amounts of charge for other numbers

 

Item

Number of digits in the number

Amount of charge ($)

201

3

100 000.00

202

4

100 000.00

203

5

  94 609.328

204

6

    9 460.9328

205

7

       946.09328

206

8

         94.609328

207

9

           9.4609328

208

10

           0.94609328

209

11

           0.094609328

210

12

           0.0094609328

211

13

           0.00094609328

212

14

           0.000094609328

213

15

           0.0000094609328