Industry body responsible
The Australian Communications Industry Forum (ACIF)
Section of industry to which code relates
This code applies to all carriers and carriage service providers that supply a standard telephone service across:
- public fixed telecommunications network; or
- public digital mobile telecommunications networks.
Date of registration
12 August 2004
Objectives of the code
This Code specifies minimum levels of performance for the end-to-end carriage of the standard telephone service over public telecommunication networks. The Code provides visible and specific criteria through which end-to-end network performance can be assessed. Compliance with this Code is demonstrated by self-attestation (i.e. self-verification and declaration) for both connectivity and transmission parameters.