Background information | ACMA

Background information

Here are links to a range of background information on wireless microphones.

Media releases

ACMA helps wireless mic users get ready for 1 January, MR 43/2014, 30 July 2014

More affordable licence fee for professional wireless microphone users, MR 35/2014, 10 July 2014

Six months to go—wireless mic users get ready!, MR 33/2014, 30 June 2014

ACMA consults on benefits for wireless mic users, MR 14/2014, 14 March 2014

Now hear this: wireless mic users prepare for switchover, MR 1/2014, 6 January 2014

ACMA moves to protect wireless mic users, MR 71/2013, 1 October 2013

Can you use your wireless microphone in 2015?, MR 69/2013, 17 September 2013

Wireless microphones, MR 42/2013, 11 June 2013

New frequency ranges for wireless microphones, MR 28/2013, 13 May 2013

Issues for comment

Licence fee arrangements for professional wireless mic users, IFC 29/2014, July 2014

Variations to the LIPD class licence, IFC 9/2014, March 2014

Transitional arrangements for suppliers, IFC 25/2013, June 2013

General information

The ACMA's report to the minister on the transition pathway for wireless audio transmitter users, July 2013. An updated version of the report that includes recent activities is also available.

General FAQ

Telstra and Optus technical trials - 4G LTE technologies in the 700 MHz

LIPD class licence

LIPD class licence (detail)

Presentations from the 2 July 2013 wireless mic tune-up

Presentations from the 7 December 2012 wireless mic workshop

Last updated: 17 December 2018