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Licence Area Plan – Devonport Radio

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Plans/Communications as amended, taking into account amendments up to Variation to Licence Area Plan – Devonport Radio – December 2001 – 2018 (No.1)
Administered by: Communications and the Arts
Registered 09 Nov 2018
Start Date 24 Oct 2018

 

Licence Area Plan – Devonport Radio

 

made under subsection 26(1) of the

Broadcasting Services Act 1992

 

 

Compilation No. 1

Compilation date:                              24 October 2018

Includes amendments up to:            F2018L01457

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prepared by the Australian Communications and Media Authority, Melbourne.

 


About this compilation

 

This compilation

This is a compilation of the Licence Area Plan – Devonport Radio that shows the text of the law as amended and in force on 24 October 2018 (the compilation date).

The notes at the end of this compilation (the endnotes) include information about amending laws and the amendment history of provisions of the compiled law.

Uncommenced amendments

The effect of uncommenced amendments is not shown in the text of the compiled law.  Any uncommenced amendments affecting the law are accessible on the Federal Register of Legislation (www.legislation.gov.au).  The details of amendments made up to, but not commenced at, the compilation date are underlined in the endnotes.  For more information on any uncommenced amendments, see the series page on the Federal Register of Legislation for the compiled law.

Application, saving and transitional provisions for provisions and amendments

If the operation of a provision or amendment of the compiled law is affected by an application, saving or transitional provision that is not included in this compilation, details are included in the endnotes.

Modifications

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Self-repealing provisions

If a provision of the compiled law has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law, details are included in the endnotes.


LICENCE AREA PLAN - DEVONPORT RADIO

(1)               This plan for radio broadcasting services in the Devonport area of Tasmania is made under subsection 26(1) of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992.

 

(2)               Two national radio broadcasting services, two commercial radio broadcasting services and one open narrowcasting radio service are to be available in the area described at Attachment 1.1 to this plan 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 1.2–1.5 to this plan.

 

(3)               In this plan, unless the contrary intention appears:

(a)               a reference to a schedule or an attachment is a reference to a schedule or an attachment to this plan; and

(b)               a reference to the Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017 is a reference to that instrument as in force from time to time; and

(c)               a reference to any other legislative instrument is a reference to that other instrument as in force from time to time; and

(d)              a reference to any other kind of instrument or writing is a reference to that other kind of instrument or writing as in force or in existence at the time the reference was included in this plan.

Note 1:                  For references to Commonwealth Acts, see section 10 of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901; and see also subsection 13(1) of the Legislation Act 2003 for the application of the Acts Interpretation Act 1901 to legislative instruments.

Note 2:                  All Commonwealth Acts and legislative instruments are registered on the Federal Register of Legislation.


 

SCHEDULE ONE

Licence Area Plan: Devonport Radio

Licence Area : DEVONPORT RA1

 

Service Category

Frequency

Service Licence No

Technical Specification No

Attach No

Area Served

National

100.5 MHz

N/A

TS6625003

1.2

Devonport East

National

102.1 MHz

N/A

TS1130806

1.2A

Devonport East

Commercial

900 kHz
98.9 MHz
94.9 MHz

SL4218
SL4218
SL4218

TS4218001
TS12000089
TS12000276

1.3
1.3A
1.3B

Devonport
Devonport
Barrington Valley

Commercial

107.7 MHz
97.3 MHz

SL10353
SL10353

TS10005571
TS12000462

1.4
1.4A

Devonport
Barrington Valley

Open Narrowcasting

101.3 MHz

N/A

TS10011353

1.5

Devonport

 


Attachment 1.1

Licence Area – DEVONPORT RA1

Commercial Radio Service Licence Numbers: SL4218, SL10353

 

The licence area, in terms of areas defined by the Australian Bureau of Statistics at the Census of 6 August 1996, is: 

 


Area Description

Devonport (C)

Latrobe (M)

George Town (M) - Pt A

TAS CD 6011310

TAS CD 6011309

TAS CD 6011512

TAS CD 6011301

TAS CD 6011107

TAS CD 6030310

TAS CD 6011504

TAS CD 6011308

TAS CD 6011305

TAS CD 6011108

TAS CD 6011403

TAS CD 6011311

TAS CD 6011110

TAS CD 6030307

TAS CD 6020306

TAS CD 6030308

TAS CD 6011405

TAS CD 6011307

TAS CD 6011109

TAS CD 6011511

TAS CD 6030415

TAS CD 6011404

TAS CD 6020307

TAS CD 6020309

TAS CD 6011306

TAS CD 6011402

TAS CD 6030309

TAS CD 6011112

TAS CD 6030303

TAS CD 6011408

TAS CD 6011303

TAS CD 6011106

TAS CD 6030312

TAS CD 6030305

TAS CD 6011302

TAS CD 6011401

TAS CD 6011410

TAS CD 6011407

TAS CD 6020303

TAS CD 6011111

TAS CD 6030304

TAS CD 6020304

TAS CD 6030311

TAS CD 6011508

TAS CD 6011406

TAS CD 6030402

TAS CD 6011506

TAS CD 6011205

TAS CD 6030403

TAS CD 6011409

TAS CD 6030306

TAS CD 6011103

TAS CD 6020302

TAS CD 6011411

TAS CD 6011502

TAS CD 6011503

TAS CD 6011501

TAS CD 6011505

TAS CD 6030401

TAS CD 6011507

TAS CD 6011510

TAS CD 6011509

TAS CD 6020201

TAS CD 6011304

TAS CD 6020301

TAS CD 6020310


Note: 

Standard terminology used by the Australian Bureau of Statistics: 

 

(C)       =          City

(CD)    =          Collection District

(M)      =          Municipality

 

 


Attachment 1.2

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Devonport Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

 

General Area Served :                               Devonport East (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS6625003

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast Site Kelcey Tier 9 Wrendswood Drive QUOIBA

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          443520     5437444

 

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    100.5 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height :                        50 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

1.2 kW

 


Attachment 1.2A

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Devonport Radio

 

Category :                                                  National

 

General Area Served :                               Devonport East (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION – FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS1130806

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast Site Kelcey Tier 9 Wrendswood         Drive QUOIBA

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          443520     5437444

 

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    102.1 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height :                        50 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

1.2 kW

 


Attachment 1.3

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Devonport Radio

 

Category :                                                  Commercial

 

General Area Served :                               Devonport (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         SL4218

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - AM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS4218001

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast Site off Bass Hwy 4.5km WNW of DEVONPORT

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          442175     5442755

 

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       MF-AM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    900 kHz

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Elevation

Maximum CMF

 

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

0

440 V

 

Availability of TS4218001 :-

TS4218001 ceases to be available for SL4218 28 days after the first day on which a service provided under SL4218 is transmitted in accordance with TS12000089 in Attachment 1.3A.

Special Condition :-

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

 


Attachment 1.3A

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Devonport Radio

 

Category :                                                  Commercial

 

General Area Served :                               Devonport (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         SL4218

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION – FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS12000089

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   7AD Transmitter Site Don Hill    DEVONPORT

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          442060     5442730

 

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    98.9 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height :                        57 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

0°T - 40°T

5 kW

40°T - 160°T

7 kW

160°T - 320°T

6 kW

320°T - 360°T

5 kW

 

Advisory Note :-

The provision of a service under SL4218 by transmitter TS12000089 affects the availability of transmitter TS4218001. Refer to Attachment 1.3 for further information.


Attachment 1.3B

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Devonport Radio

 

Category :                                                  Commercial

 

General Area Served :                               Barrington Valley (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         SL4218

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION – FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS12000276

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast Site MT CLAUDE

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          431807     5406275

 

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

 

Emission :-

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    94.9 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height :                        15 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

500 W


Attachment 1.4

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Devonport Radio

 

Category :                                                  Commercial

 

General Area Served :                               Devonport (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         SL10353

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS10005571

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   7AD Transmitter Site Don Hill DEVONPORT

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          442060     5442730

 

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    107.7 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height :                        68 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

0°T - 40°T

5 kW

40°T - 160°T

7 kW

160°T - 320°T

6 kW

320°T - 360°T

5 kW

 

 


Attachment 1.4A

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN : Devonport Radio

 

Category :                                                  Commercial

 

General Area Served :                               Barrington Valley (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         SL10353

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION – FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS12000462

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   Broadcast Site MT CLAUDE

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          431807     5406275

 

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services
                                                                  (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    97.3 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height :                        15 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

At all angles of azimuth

500 W


Attachment 1.5

 

LICENCE AREA PLAN: Devonport Radio

 

Category :                                                  Open Narrowcasting

 

General Area Served :                               Devonport (TAS)

 

Service Licence Number :                         Not applicable

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATION - FM Radio

 

Specification Number :                             TS10011353

 

Transmitter Site :-

 

Nominal Location :                                   7AD Transmitter Site Don Hill DEVONPORT

 

Australian Map Grid                                 Zone      Easting     Northing

Reference :                                                55          442060     5442730

 

Site Tolerance :                                          Refer to Broadcasting Services (Technical Planning) Guidelines 2017

 

Emission :-

 

Frequency Band & Mode :                       VHF-FM

 

Carrier Frequency :                                    101.3 MHz

Polarisation :                                              Mixed

 

Maximum antenna height :                        68 m

 

Output Radiation Pattern :-

 

Bearing or Sector (Clockwise direction)

Maximum ERP

 

 

At all angles of azimuth

2 kW

 

Advisory Note :-

The coverage area of this transmission is defined as that area within a radius of 15 kilometres measured from a point with the following AMG66 co-ordinates: Zone: 55; Easting: 442060; Northing: 5442730. This point is the same as the nominal transmitter site.

 

 

 


Endnotes

Endnote 1 – About the endnotes

The endnotes provide information about this compilation and the compiled law.

Endnote 2 (Abbreviation key) sets out abbreviations that may be used in the endnotes.

Endnote 3 (Legislation history) provides information about each law that has amended (or will amend) the compiled law.  The information includes commencement details for amending laws and details of any application, saving or transitional provisions that are not included in this compilation.

Endnote 4 (Amendment history) provides information about the amendments at the provision (generally section or equivalent) level and includes information about any provision of the compiled law that has been repealed in accordance with a provision of the law. 

It also includes information about any misdescribed amendment (that is, an amendment that does not accurately describe the amendment to be made).  If, despite the misdescription, the amendment can be given effect as intended, the amendment is incorporated into the compiled law and the abbreviation “(md)” added to the details of the amendment included in the amendment history.  If a misdescribed amendment cannot be given effect as intended, the abbreviation “(md not incorp)” is added to the details of the amendment included in the amendment history.

Endnote 2—Abbreviation key

ad = added or inserted

rep = repealed

am = amended

rs = repealed and substituted

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


Endnote 3—Legislation history

 

Name

Registration

Commencement

Application, saving and transitional provisions

Licence Area Plan – Devonport Radio – December 2001

9 January 2002
F2005B00968

10 January 2002

 

Variation to Licence Area Plan – Devonport Radio – December 2001 – 2018 (No.1)

23 October 2018
F2018L01457

24 October 2018

 

Endnote 4—Amendment history

 

Provision affected

How affected

Title

am. No. 1 of 2018.

Paragraph (1)

am. No. 1 of 2018.

Paragraph (2)

am. No. 1 of 2018

Paragraph (3)

ad. No. 1 of 2018

Notes – page 3

rep. No. 1 of 2018.

Schedule One

am. No. 1 of 2018.

Attachment 1.1

am. No. 1 of 2018.

Attachment 1.2

am. No. 1 of 2018.

Attachment 1.2A

ad. No. 1 of 2018

Attachment 1.3

am. No. 1 of 2018.

Attachment 1.3A

ad. No. 1 of 2018.

Attachment 1.3B

ad. No. 1 of 2018.

Attachment 1.4

am. No. 1 of 2018.

Attachment 1.4A

ad. No. 1 of 2018

Attachment 1.5

am. No. 1 of 2018.