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Point-to-point (5.8 GHz band)

Technical information about point-to-point (5.8 GHz band).

Point-to-point (5.8 GHz band)

Licence type


Frequency band(s)

10.0 Fixed

10.7 Point-to-point (5.8 GHz band)

5.8 GHz Band
(5725 – 5825 MHz)


Band/Channel plan(s)

2 channels, each of 20 MHz bandwidth and centred on the frequencies 5745 MHz and 5785 MHz, are available for point to point (5.8 GHz band) services.

See technical information for fixed licences.

Licence information

Fixed licence: point to point

Licence conditions determinations

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

Embargoes 39 and 41 apply.

For a current list of applicable embargoes, see RALI MS03.

Coordination criteria
(RALIs, advisory guidelines, etc.)

Intra-service coordination

  • No published criteria applies to the coordination of services under this licence option. However, licence holders must record stations in the Register of Radiocommunications Licences to assist users who wish to make their own assessment of the coordination situation with respect to other apparatus-licensed fixed service assignments.

Inter-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. Radiocommunications site data requirements
  4. Submission of antenna radiation pattern envelope data to the ACMA
  5. 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.

Download RALI MS31 notification zones in Placemark (ordered by CSIRO observatory site or Frequency band) and Shapefile format.

Other information

Siting, as well as transmit power and EIRP restrictions apply to point to point (5.8 GHz band) stations. See technical information for fixed licences.

Special conditions 27 (no protection and no interference), A6 (antenna beamwidth limitation) and FM (undesirable emission limits) apply to all point to point (5.8 GHz band) licences. See technical information for fixed licences for more information.

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