Proposed allocation – 27 GHz – 2012 | ACMA

Proposed allocation – 27 GHz – 2012

The lots on offer were residual lots following the first round of allocations in November 2000.

The spectrum licences were available in 9 locations - Perth, Northern Territory, Cairns, Townsville, Rockhampton, Sunshine Coast, Central Queensland, Northern NSW, Regional NSW, Regional Victoria, South Coast NSW and Tasmania). Allocation of these spectrum licences were available through two different allocation methods:

  • Lots for which there was more than one applicant were to be auctioned using an open ascending bid auction (also known as 'English outcry' auction)

  • Lots for which there was only one applicant were to be allocated at a pre-determined price (OTC)

NBN Co Limited was the only applicant for the available licences. The Australian Communications and Media Authority (the ACMA) offered NBN Co Limited the opportunity to acquire the licences for their pre-determined prices. NBN Co Ltd subsequently confirmed its interest in licences for Perth, Central QLD, Regional NSW, South Coast and Tasmania and licences were allocated for a pre-determined price for each location.

The ACMA may consider offering the licences in the remaining locations (Northern Territory, Cairns, Townsville, Rockhampton, Sunshine Coast, Northern NSW and Regional Victoria) at a future date.

Overview

Status

Complete-residual

Allocation date

15 May 2012

Licence end date

17 January 2016

 

On this page

  • Overview
  • Spectrum details
  • Allocation results
  • Background

On other pages

Spectrum details

Band details

26.5–27.5 GHz

Licence types

Spectrum licences

Previous use

N/A

Licence period

15 May 2012- 17 Jan 2016

Allocation results

 

Applicant

Licences

How sold

Locations

Price

NBN Co Limited

5

OTC

Perth
Central Qld
Regional NSW
South Coast
Tasmania

$106,950

Last updated: 23 November 2016