Australian Communications and Media Authority

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) is responsible for the regulation of broadcasting, the internet, radiocommunications and telecommunications. ACMA's responsibilities include promoting self-regulation and competition in the telecommunications industry, while protecting consumers and other users; fostering an environment in which electronic media respect community standards and responds to audience and user needs; managing access to the radio frequency spectrum, including the broadcasting services bands; representing Australia's communications and broadcasting interests internationally.

Field NameField Value
FOI Documents Released
FOI Disclosure Log URL
http://www.acma.gov.au/theACMA/About/Corporate/Accountability/freedom-of-information-act-disclosure-log
Australian Business Number
ABN from business register
55386169386
Annual Report(s)
http://www.acma.gov.au/WEB/STANDARD/pc=ACMA_PUBS_NDX
Contract Listing
Departmental and agency contracts, mandated by the Senate
http://www.acma.gov.au/theACMA/About/Corporate/Accountability/statutory-reports-acma
Description
Description of roles and responsiblities of organisation
The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) is responsible for the regulation of broadcasting, the internet, radiocommunications and telecommunications. ACMA's responsibilities include promoting self-regulation and competition in the telecommunications industry, while protecting consumers and other users; fostering an environment in which electronic media respect community standards and responds to audience and user needs; managing access to the radio frequency spectrum, including the broadcasting services bands; representing Australia's communications and broadcasting interests internationally.
2010-2011 employees
2010-2011 employees
612
FOI Contact Email
FOI contact email if not foi@
foi@acma.gov.au
Regulatory
Has CC-BY
Has any page licenced Creative Commons - Attribution
  1. http://www.acma.gov.au/theACMA/About/Corporate/Accountability/the-fine-print
Has FOI Documents Released in PDF
FOI Disclosure Log contains any PDFs
  1. http://www.acma.gov.au/webwr/_assets/main/lib410173/1_dncr_crm-23sept2011.pdf
Has Facebook
  1. http://www.facebook.com/pages/acmadotgov/102885456414158?ref=ts
Has Mailing List
  1. http://www.acma.gov.au/WEB/STANDARD/pc=PC_312072
  2. http://engage.acma.gov.au/subscribe/
Has RSS
  1. http://www.rsspect.com/rss/acmalatestnews.xml
  2. http://www.rsspect.com/rss/broadcasting.xml
  3. http://www.reconnecting.engage.acma.gov.au/comments/feed/
  4. http://www.commsreport.engage.acma.gov.au/about/feed/
  5. http://www.reconnecting.engage.acma.gov.au/reconnecting-the-customer/public-inquiry/feed/
  6. http://www.rsspect.com/rss/17705.xml
  7. http://www.engage.acma.gov.au/comments/feed/
  8. http://www.engage.acma.gov.au/feed/
  9. http://www.commsreport.engage.acma.gov.au/comments/feed/
  10. http://www.commsreport.engage.acma.gov.au/feed/
  11. http://www.reconnecting.engage.acma.gov.au/feed/
  12. http://www.rsspect.com/rss/internet.xml
  13. http://www.rsspect.com/rss/radiofrequency.xml
  14. http://www.rsspect.com/rss/telecommunications.xml
Has Restrictive Licence
Has any page licenced under terms more restrictive than Crown Copyright
  1. http://www.acma.gov.au/WEB/STANDARD/pc=PC_2828
Has Twitter
  1. https://twitter.com/#!/acmadotgov
  2. @CybersmartACMA
Has YouTube
  1. http://www.youtube.com/user/acmadotgov
Information Publication Scheme
http://www.acma.gov.au/WEB/STANDARD/pc=PC_312512
1/1/1970
Legal Services Expenditure
Legal Services Expenditure mandated by Legal Services Directions 2005
http://www.acma.gov.au/WEB/STANDARD/pc=PC_311400
Name
Name, most recent and broadest
Australian Communications and Media Authority
Organisation Type
Org type based on legal formation via FMA/CAC legislation etc.
FMA-StatutoryAgency
Past/Other Names
Other names for organisation
  1. Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA)
  2. Australian Communications & Media Authority
  3. Aust. Communications Authority
  4. Aust. Broadcasting Authority
  5. The ACMA
Parent Organisation
Parent organisation, usually a department of state
1803322b27286950cab0c543168b5f21
Files/Records Held
Indexed lists of departmental and agency files, mandated by the Senate
http://www.acma.gov.au/theACMA/About/Corporate/Accountability/statutory-reports-acma
Same As
Same as other URLs/URIs for this entity
  1. http://directory.gov.au/directory?ea5_lf99_120.&organizationalUnit&b3c7ffa9-03a0-4237-84ee-c93e729e8bee
1
Short Name
Name shortened, usually to an acronym
ACMA
Website
Website URL