The Australian Communications and Media Authority (the ACMA) is responsible for regulating all broadcasting transmitters in Australia. Read on to access downloadable publications of licensed broadcasting transmitter data prepared from ACMA records.
The Radio and Television Broadcasting Stations Book
The Radio and Television Broadcasting Stations Book lists all licensed broadcasting transmitters operating in the broadcasting services bands. It contains information on individual transmitters ordered by station callsign, channel/frequency and by service area.
The Radio and Television Broadcasting Stations Book is updated quarterly and published in PDF format.
You can access all or parts of the current edition, dated July 2014, below.
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Contents and Explanatory Notes
Broadcast Transmitter Data
The Broadcast Transmitter Data contains licensed transmitter data and additional technical data to the Radio and Television Broadcasting Stations Book. You can download it in Microsoft Excel 2003, Access 2003 or Google Earth KMZ formats.
The Broadcast Transmitter Data is published during the first week of each month.
Download the current edition of the Broadcast Transmitter Data, dated 1 October 2014:
The Radio and Television Broadcasting Stations Book and all editions of the Broadcast Transmitter Data are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Australia Licence. If you use this material there are certain obligations you must fulfil. Details are found in Attributing ACMA material released under the Creative Commons Licence framework.
While every effort has been made to ensure the accuracy of these records, the ACMA cannot guarantee them to be free from errors.
Please note, while a transmitter entry indicates a service has been licensed, the particular service may not be operating or is operating in accordance with the ACMA records.
The ACMA welcomes feedback on errors that may appear in this data, and suggestions on formatting (or additional fields) that may improve the data.