Radiocommunications Regulations 2001

8 Grant of radio licence

(1)

The chief executive may, in respect of an application, grant a radio licence or decline to do so.

(1A)

The chief executive may grant 1 or more radio licences in connection with an application under regulation 7(2) or decline to do so.

(2)

The chief executive may, at the chief executive’s discretion, grant a radio licence without requiring that an application be made.

(3)

Every radio licence must specify—

(a)

the name and address of the licensee; and

(b)

the frequency or frequencies or frequency band or frequency bands that apply to—

(i)

the transmission of radio waves; or

(ii)

the protection, if any, afforded from harmful interference from co-channel emissions; and

(ba)

the location, locations, area, or areas where transmissions of radio waves are authorised; and

(c)

the commencement date of the radio licence; and

(d)

the class of radio licence, being a category and type of radiocommunication service.

Regulation 8(1): amended, on 1 July 2003, by regulation 5(1) of the Radiocommunications Amendment Regulations 2003 (SR 2003/145).

Regulation 8(1A): inserted, on 1 July 2003, by regulation 5(2) of the Radiocommunications Amendment Regulations 2003 (SR 2003/145).

Regulation 8(2): amended, on 1 July 2003, by regulation 5(1) of the Radiocommunications Amendment Regulations 2003 (SR 2003/145).

Regulation 8(3)(a): substituted, on 31 October 2006, by section 35 of the Radiocommunications Amendment Act 2006 (2006 No 54).

Regulation 8(3)(ba): inserted, on 1 February 2015, by regulation 5 of the Radiocommunications Amendment Regulations 2014 (LI 2014/374).