Mobile repeaters: Know the facts
If you’re looking to improve your mobile reception using a mobile repeater, know the facts! There’s a good way of doing things and a bad way.
Despite what you might see online, mobile repeaters are illegal to operate without consent. It’s an offence to operate an unlicensed radiocommunications device and heavy fines or imprisonment can apply. So don’t let things get ugly! Improve your mobile reception the right way.
Watch the ACMA’s video Mobile Repeaters: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly to get the full story.
The ACMA has published advice about how you can improve your mobile reception—legally. The article got a great reception (pardon the pun), so we’ve created a handy infographic to further highlight the main messages.
Last updated: 03 March 2019