ACMA Community Broadcasting Section
Address: 
PO Box Q500 Queen Victoria Building
Sydney NW 1230
Australia
Telephone: 
(02) 9334 7922
Regulatory
Normative standard-setting and deliberation
Monitoring
National

Thematic Areas

Broadcast
Community/Citizens
Governance
Culture, Development
Specific Themes: 
Local Media
Specific Themes: 
Community Radio
Specific Themes: 
Civil Society Media

Mission

The ACMA’s Community Broadcasting Section is responsible for the following matters:
The allocation and renewal of long-term community broadcasting licences;
The allocation of temporary community radio and trial community television licences;
Responding to complaints and inquiries about community broadcasting services;
Investigating valid complaints and taking enforcement action, where appropriate;
Monitoring compliance with enforcement actions taken at licence renewal or as a result of breach investigations;
Reviewing codes of practice and developing guidelines; and
Liaising with community broadcasting sector organisations.

Created by: Jocelyn Harrington