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This instrument determines that the 2 specified areas within the Remote and Regional WA TV1, Western Zone TV1 and Kalgoorlie TV1 licence areas are to become digital-only market areas from the times specified in the Determination.
Administered by: Communications and the Arts
Registered 17 Jul 2012
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR14-Aug-2012
Tabled Senate14-Aug-2012
Date of repeal 19 Mar 2015
Repealed by Other
Repealing Comments Enabling provision repealed by Schedule 2, item 99 of the Broadcasting and Other Legislation Amendment (Deregulation) Act 2015.

COMMONWEALTH OF AUSTRALIA

 

 

Broadcasting Services Act 1992

 

Broadcasting Services (Digital-Only Local Market Areas for the Remote and Regional WA TV1, Western Zone TV1 and Kalgoorlie TV1 Licence Areas) Determination (No.1) 2012

 

 

 

I, STEPHEN MICHAEL CONROY, Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy, make the following Determination under subclause 5F(1) of Schedule 4 to the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.

 

 

Dated        10 July 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

STEPHEN CONROY

Minister for Broadband, Communications and the Digital Economy

 

 

 

1.         Name of Determination

 

This Determination is the Broadcasting Services (Digital-Only Local Market Areas for the Remote and Regional WA TV1, Western Zone TV1 and Kalgoorlie TV1 Licence Areas) Determination (No. 1) 2012.

 

2.         Commencement

 

This Determination commences on the day after it is registered on the Federal Register of Legislative Instruments.

 

3.         Definitions

 

In this Determination:

 

digital-only local market area has the same meaning given by clause 5F of Schedule 4 to the Act;

 

Esperance Transmission Site is the location at 33 degrees 52 minutes 34 seconds south latitude and 121 degrees 53 minutes 35 seconds east longitude, which is known as the Telstra/NTA Site Wireless Hill, Esperance, with the Site Identification Number 30253, as identified in the Register of Radiocommunications Licences;

 

Kalgoorlie TV1 licence area is the area determined by the Australian Communications and Media Authority in Licence Area Plan: Remote and Regional Western Australia (Television) – February 1997 under subsection 26(1) of the Act;

 

Kununurra Transmission Site is the location at 15 degrees 45 minutes 52 seconds south latitude and 128 degrees 44 minutes 21 seconds east longitude, which is known as the Broadcast Site Kellys Knob, Kununurra, with the Site Identification Number 151801, as identified in the Register of Radiocommunications Licences;

 

local market area has the same meaning given by clause 5F of Schedule 4 to the Act;

 

Register of Radiocommunications Licences refers to the register established and maintained by the Australian Communications and Media Authority in accordance with section 143 of the Radiocommunications Act 1992 and the Radiocommunications (Register of Radiocommunications Licences) Determination 1997;

 

Remote and Regional WA TV1 licence area is the area determined by the Australian Communications and Media Authority in Licence Area Plan: Remote and Regional Western Australia (Television) – February 1997 under subsection 26(1) of the Act;

 

the Act means the Broadcasting Services Act 1992; and

 

Western Zone TV1 licence area is the area determined by the Australian Communications and Media Authority in Licence Area Plan: Remote and Regional Western Australia (Television) – February 1997 under subsection 26(1) of the Act.

 

 

 

4.         Determination

 

4.1       For the purposes of Schedule 4 to the Act, the following areas are local market areas:

 

(a)    the area within the Remote and Regional WA TV1, Western Zone TV1 and Kalgoorlie TV1 licence areas that is within a 60km radius of the Esperance Transmission Site; and

 

(b)   the area within the Remote and Regional WA TV1 and Western Zone TV1 licence areas that is within a 40km radius of the Kununurra Transmission Site.

 

 

 

 

 

4.2       For the purposes of Schedule 4 to the Act:

 

(a)    the local market area specified under paragraph 4.1(a) is to become a digital-only local market area from and including 29 August 2012; and

 

(b)   the local market area specified under paragraph 4.1(b) is to become a digital-only local market area from and including 22 August 2012.