21.1 Space receive (Earth-to-space) | ACMA

21.1 Space receive (Earth-to-space)

Licence type


Frequency band(s)

21.0 Space receive

21.1 Space receive

Space bands (Earth-to-space)
(excludes NGSO systems above 8.5 GHz)

Band/Channel plan(s)

Refer to the Australian Radiofrequency Spectrum Plan for designated space bands (Earth-to-space).

Information paper(s)

Licence conditions determinations

Spectrum embargoes
(current as of last update of this page)

Refer to RALI MS03 for any applicable embargoes.

Coordination criteria
(RALIs, Advisory Guidelines etc)

Intra-service coordination



AP alert

Frequency assignment practices

Business operating procedures

  1. ACMA contact details for accredited persons
  2. Procedure for submitting requests for exemptions from embargoes
  3. BOP Correcting information in the ACMA’s Register of Radiocommunications Licences

Spatial Data

Download embargo areas, in Placemark (Google Earth) and Shapefile format, from the spectrum embargoes web page.

Other information


Last updated: 07 June 2017