Regulation of space systems | ACMA

Regulation of space systems

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (the ACMA) is responsible for regulating the use of radiofrequency spectrum by space objects and systems into Australia. Follow the links below for more information.

  1. About space & terrestrial regulation

  2. New space policies and procedures – Outcomes of ACMA reform

  3. Regulatory framework

  4. Satellites and earth stations

  5. Before operation – What you must do before operating a satellite system in Australia

  6. Licences – Licence framework for space systems

  7. Bringing into use – How to bring a space-based network into use

Last updated: 15 May 2017