Radiocommunications Act 1989

Part 6 Registration of rightholders

48 Creation of spectrum licence by manager

(1)

Where a manager intends to reserve to himself or herself or to grant to any other person—

(a)

the right to transmit on a frequency band, and the right to have no harmful interference from co-channel emissions in the protection area on the frequency band within the range of frequencies specified in the manager’s record of management rights; or

(b)

the right to transmit on a frequency band within the range of frequencies specified in the manager’s record of management rights; or

(c)

the right to have no harmful interference from co-channel emissions in the protection area on a frequency band within the range of frequencies specified in the manager’s record of management rights,—

that manager may execute for the purposes of registration a spectrum licence in a form prescribed for spectrum licences granted or reserved under this section.

(2)

A spectrum licence is not valid until that licence is registered.

(3)

Any spectrum licence created under subsection (1)(b) may be specified as a general user spectrum licence for the purposes of section 55A.

Section 48: substituted, on 12 October 2001, by section 23 of the Radiocommunications Amendment Act 2000 (2000 No 8).