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Point-to-multipoint (900 MHz band)


Licence type


Frequency band(s)

10.0 Fixed

10.3 Point-to-multipoint

10.4 Point-to-multipoint system

900 MHz Band
(853.5 – 854.0 MHz paired with 929.5 – 930.0 MHz)


Band/Channel plan(s)

  • Fixed point-to-multipoint (two frequency) services operate in the 853.5-854 MHz and 929.5-930 MHz segments of the 900 MHz Band Plan.
  • Refer to Annex B of RALI FX16 for channel arrangements.

Note that channels 22, 23, 24 and 25 are reserved for the short range point to multipoint (SR-PMP) service. 

Information paper(s)

  • Fixed – point to multipoint
  • Fixed – point to multipoint system

Licence conditions determinations

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

Embargoes 41 and 64 apply.

For a current list of applicable embargoes, refer to RALI MS03.

Coordination criteria
(RALIs, Advisory Guidelines etc)

Intra-service coordination

Inter-service coordination

AP alert

The ACMA is currently undertaking a review of spectrum arrangements in the 803 to 960 MHz band.


For further information refer to Review of the 803-960 MHz Band.

Frequency assignment practices


Business operating procedures

  1. ACMA contact details for accredited persons
  2. Assignment limit for co-path single-channel links in the VHF and UHF bands
  3. Procedure for submitting requests for exemptions from embargoes
  4. Radiocommunications site data requirements
  5. Submission of antenna radiation pattern envelope data to the ACMA
  6. BOP Correcting information in the ACMA’s Register of Radiocommunications Licences

Spatial data

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

Other information

Special condition 27 (no interference, no protection) is to be applied to all licences authorising the operation of a point-to-multipoint system.


Refer to the Fixed – point to multipoint system information paper for further information.


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