A media release 124/2011 – 24 November
The Australian Communications and Media Authority is seeking public comment
on a proposal to amend the operating conditions of Melbourne commercial radio
broadcasting service 3MP.
3MP is also known by its on-air ID's 3MTR and MTR1377.
The ACMA is proposing to increase 3MP's transmitter power and change the
directionality of its radiation pattern to improve reception in northern and
The proposed changes are contained in the Draft Variation
to Licence Area Plan - Melbourne Radio - No. 1 of 2011 and are discussed in
an accompanying explanatory paper.
These documents are available on the ACMA's
website or by calling 1300 850 115.
More information on the ACMA's broadcast
planning process and licence area plans can be found on the ACMA
The closing date for comments on the proposals is 5 pm, Friday 6
For more information or to arrange an interview please contact: Blake
Murdoch, on (02) 9334 7817, 0411 504 687 or email@example.com.