Radiocommunications Act 1989

Schedule 1 Requirements in relation to radio licences and spectrum licences

ss 101, 111

Schedule 1: substituted, on 12 October 2001, by section 55 of the Radiocommunications Amendment Act 2000 (2000 No 8).

1 Compliance with International Radio Regulations

Every person transmitting radio waves must comply with the International Radio Regulations.

2 False or misleading communication

No person may—

(a)

cause or permit the transmission, under any spectrum licence, radio licence, or exemption by regulations made under this Act from the requirement to obtain a radio licence or spectrum licence, of any radiocommunications of a false, fictitious, or misleading character; or

(b)

cause or permit to be transmitted any false or deceptive distress signal or distress call.

3 Breach of other enactment

No person may transmit radio waves under a radio licence, a spectrum licence, or an exemption by regulations made under this Act from the requirement to obtain a radio licence or spectrum licence, in breach of any other enactment.