Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA)
|The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) is responsible for the regulation of broadcasting, radiocommunications, telecommunications and online content. |
ACMAs responsibilities include:
- promoting self-regulation and competition in the telecommunications industry, while protecting consumers and other users
- fostering an environment in which electronic media respects community standards and responds to audience and user needs
- managing access to the radiofrequency spectrum, including the broadcasting services bands
- representing Australias communications and broadcasting interests internationally.
ACMA has central offices in Canberra, Melbourne and Sydney plus regional offices and operational centres throughout all states and territories of Australia.