Radiocommunications Amendment Act 2000

37 New section 111 substituted
  • The principal Act is amended by repealing section 111, and substituting the following section:

    111 Granting of radio licences
    • (1) For the purposes of this section, New Zealand ship includes—

      • (a) any New Zealand ship within the meaning of the Crimes Act 1961; and

      • (b) any vessel for the time being registered in New Zealand as a ship under the Ship Registration Act 1992.

      (2) The Secretary may, in accordance with regulations made under this Part, grant radio licences authorising the transmission of radio waves on the frequencies specified in the radio licence within the territorial limits of New Zealand, or from any New Zealand ship, or from any aircraft registered in New Zealand or providing protection from harmful interference from co-channel emissions.

      (3) In addition to the requirements of the regulations, every radio licence must be in such form and for such period, and contain such terms, conditions, and restrictions, as the Secretary thinks fit.

      (4) Every licence issued in accordance with regulations made under this Part includes a requirement that any person transmitting under that radio licence must comply with the First Schedule.