5G and EME
Do you have questions about electromagnetic energy (EME)?
This video looks at EME and how it is regulated to ensure the safety of telecommunications equipment.
Learn about EME in Australia
See how EME from artificial and natural sources forms a safe part of day-to-day life.
Discover how EME used in telecommunications is researched, regulated and safe.
Learn how EME will be safely used in the rollout of the 5G network.
Your questions answered
5G is the latest global wireless standard for mobile and internet services– following on from 4G, 3G, 2G and 1G
5G offers much higher speeds and fast data transfers. It has the potential to transform the way we connect and create new services and business opportunities.
EME is all around us in our natural environment and is also used in wireless technologies at very low and safe levels.
The Australian Government strictly regulates the use of EME to protect all Australians, based on decades of Australian and international research.
The Australian Government regulates and sets the policy framework for the telecommunications industry. This is enforced by the independent regulator, the Australian Communications and Media Authority.