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Telecommunications Technical Standard (Requirements for DSL Customer Equipment for connection to the Public Switched Telephone Network – AS/ACIF S041) 2015

The ACMA standard Telecommunications Technical Standard (Requirements for DSL Customer Equipment for connection to the Public Switched Telephone Network – AS/ACIF S041) 2015 adopts a three part industry standard. These are:

AS/CA S041.1:2015 – Requirements for DSL Customer Equipment for connection to the Public Switched Telephone Network – Part 1: General;
AS/CA S041.2:2015 – Requirements for DSL Customer Equipment for connection to the Public Switched Telephone Network – Part 2: Modems for use in connection with all DSL services; and  
AS/CA S041.3:2015 – Requirements for DSL Customer Equipment for connection to the Public Switched Telephone Network – Part 3: Filters for use in connection with all xDSL services.

It is important to note that the applicable mandatory standard is the ACMA standard, not the industry standard to which it refers.

The ACMA standard is available from the ComLaw website.

A combined explanatory statement for all ACMA telecommunications technical standards made under section 376 of the Telecommunications Act 1997 is available.

All industry standards are available in hard copy from SAI Global. Current and superseded AS/ACIF or AS/CA industry standards are available to download in pdf format from the Communications Alliance website. 

The following ACMA Standards have been revoked, however they remain available on the ComLaw website:

 

  1. Telecommunications Technical Standard (Requirements for DSL Customer Equipment for connection to the Public Switched Telephone Network - AS/ACIF S041:2005) 2005;
  2. Telecommunications Technical Standard (Requirements for DSL Customer Equipment for connection to the Public Switched Telephone Network – Part 1: General – AS/ACIF S041.1:2009) 2009;
  3. Telecommunications Technical Standard (Requirements for DSL Customer Equipment for connection to the Public Switched Telephone Network – Part 2: Modems for use in connection with all DSL services – AS/ACIF S041.2:2009) 2009; and
  4. Telecommunications Technical Standard (Requirements for DSL Customer Equipment for connection to the Public Switched Telephone Network – Part 3: Filters for use in connection with all ADSL services – AS/ACIF S041.3:2009) 2009.

Last updated: 07 April 2016