Radiocommunications Amendment Regulations 2005

6 New regulations 38 and 39 substituted
  • The principal regulations are amended by revoking regulations 38 to 40, and substituting the following regulations:

    38 Fees payable to chief executive for radio licences
    • (1) The licensee under a radio licence must pay to the chief executive the annual administration fee set out in the fourth column of Schedule 6—

      • (a) by the commencement date of the licence; and

      • (b) annually, within the period of 1 month immediately before each anniversary of the commencement date of the licence.

      (2) The chief executive may waive a fee payable under subclause (1) in proportion to the period that the licence is current (rounded up to the nearest month) if the licence expires or is revoked earlier than 12 months after the date by which the fee must be paid.

    39 Fees payable to chief executive for spectrum licences
    • (1) This regulation applies to the following licences:

      • (a) spectrum licences created under section 48(1)(a) or (b) of the Act:

      • (b) licences that—

        • (i) were created under section 48(a) or (b) of the Act (as in force immediately before the commencement of the Radiocommunications Amendment Act 2000); and

        • (ii) are deemed, under section 59 of the Radiocommunications Amendment Act 2000, to be spectrum licences.

      (2) The rightholder under a licence to which this regulation applies must pay to the chief executive the annual administration fee set out in the fourth column of Schedule 6—

      • (a) by the commencement date of the licence; and

      • (b) annually, within the period of 1 month immediately before each anniversary of the commencement date of the licence.

      (3) The chief executive may waive a fee payable under subclause (2) in proportion to the period that the licence is current (rounded up to the nearest month) if the licence expires or is cancelled earlier than 12 months after the date by which the fee must be paid.