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Protection Zone Advisory Committee

Infrastructure, Transport, Regional Development and Communications
On 15 December 2014, the Government announced in the Ministerial Paper Small Government - Towards a Sustainable Future that the Protection Zone Committees will be ceased and functions will be performed by the ACMA.
The Australian Communication and Media Authority (ACMA) may declare a protection zone in relation to one or more international submarine cables, or one or more submarine cables that are proposed to be installed. The Advisory Committee reviews the Australian Communication and Media Authority's (ACMA) proposals for a Protection Zone submarine cables that are installed or yet to be installed.

Further information

  • Type of Body

    D. Advisory Body - Policy and Stakeholder Consultation

  • Established By / Under

    Act / Regulation

  • Established By/Under More info

    Australian Communications and Media Authority Act 2005, section 58; and Telecommunications At 1997, schedule 3A

  • Annual Report Prepared and tabled?


  • Classification

    B. Secondary

  • Creation Date

  • Postal Address

    Level 32, Melbourne Central Tower, 360 Elizabeth Street

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