The Department completed two statutory reviews into digital radio services in Australia in July 2015. As part of the review process, the Department released a digital radio discussion paper in December 2013. The consultation period for this paper has now ended.

How it works

Why we want your input
To know how the changes will effect you.
How you can voice your opinion
Tell us what you think in a written submission.
What will be the outcome of this consultation?
We will have a better understanding of Digital Radio usage and legislation

Consultation Information

Consultation tabs

The Issue
Consultation Period:  December 24, 2013 09:00 AEDT to February 28, 2014 17:00 AEDT

Australia’s seven mainland state and national capitals all have digital radio services. 

The Department recently reviewed the regulatory regime and technologies for digital radio services in Australia under:

  • section 215B of the Broadcasting Services Act 1992
  • section 313B of the Radiocommunications Act 1992.

Relevant Documentation

Digital Radio Discussion paper

Published 24th Dec 2013

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Digital Radio Discussion paper


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The following formal submissions have been made public.