Enabling the Department of Corrections to introduce interfering signals for the purpose of controlling the unauthorised use of mobile phones in prisons
What it is
A code that sets out the conditions and process under which spectrum holders , subject to a management right that is potentially suitable for the provision of mobile voice and data services will authorise the transmission by the Department of Corrections of interfering signals in such spectrum.
To allow the Department of Corrections to detect, monitor, disrupt, interfere and disable wireless transmissions relating to mobile phones and electronic radio communication devices within prison boundaries.
Who it applies to
All Spectrum Holders who have management rights commonly used for the provision of mobile phone telecommunications services.
Who it affects
- Spectrum Holders
- Department of Corrections
Document type: Mandatory code
Document version: 1st edition. November 2008