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Sound Outside Broadcast (SOB) (800 MHz band)

Technical information about Sound Outside Broadcast (SOB) station (800 MHz band).

Sound Outside Broadcast (SOB) station (800 MHz band)


Licence type


Frequency band(s)

10.0 Fixed

10.6 Sound Outside Broadcast (SOB) station

800 MHz Band (845 – 852 MHz)


Band/Channel plan(s)

Licence information

Fixed licence: point to point

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, see RALI MS03.

Coordination criteria
(RALIs, advisory guidelines, etc.)

Intra-service coordination

Inter-service coordination

AP alert

In 2015 we completed a review of spectrum arrangements in the 803 to 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




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