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This instrument amends the Radiocommunications (Charges) Determination 2017 to include charges relating to the Accreditation Principles scheme.
Administered by: Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
Registered 15 Jun 2021
Tabling HistoryDate
Tabled HR16-Jun-2021
Tabled Senate17-Jun-2021
Date of repeal 27 Aug 2021
Repealed by Division 1 of Part 3 of Chapter 3 of the Legislation Act 2003


Radiocommunications (Charges) Amendment Determination 2021 (No. 1)


The Australian Communications and Media Authority makes the following determination under subsection 60(1) of the Australian Communications and Media Authority Act 2005.

Dated: 10 June 2021

Fiona Cameron




Creina Chapman


Member/General Manager


Australian Communications and Media Authority




1  Name

                   This is the Radiocommunications (Charges) Amendment Determination 2021 (No. 1).

2  Commencement

                   This instrument commences on the later of:

(a)        start of the day after the day this instrument is registered on the Federal Register of Legislation; and

(b)        the same time as the Radiocommunications Accreditation (General) Rules 2021 commence.

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3  Authority

                   This instrument is made under subsection 60(1) of the Australian Communications and Media Authority Act 2005.

4  Amendments

                   The instrument that is specified in Schedule 1 is amended as set out in the applicable items in that Schedule.



Schedule 1—Amendments

                                                (section 4)

Radiocommunications (Charges) Determination 2017 (F2017L00328)

1  Section 5, definition of accredited person

Repeal the definition, substitute:

            accredited person means a person who holds an accreditation of a kind specified in the Accreditation Rules.

2  Section 5


            Accreditation Rules means the Radiocommunications Accreditation (General) Rules 2021.

3  Section 5, definition of frequency assignment certificate

Repeal the definition, substitute:

            frequency assignment certificate, for an apparatus licence, means a certificate issued under subsection 100(4A) of the Radiocommunications Act.

4  Section 5


General Licensing Accreditation has the same meaning as in section 4 of the Accreditation Rules.

5  Part 10 of Schedule 2 (table item 10.4, column 2)

Omit “an accreditation of a particular kind”, substitute “a General Licensing Accreditation”.