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BROADCASTING SERVICES ACT 1992 - SECT 121FG

Prohibition on providing an international broadcasting service without a licence

             (1)  A person commits an offence if the person:

                     (a)  intentionally provides an international broadcasting service; and

                     (b)  does not have an international broadcasting licence to provide the service, and is reckless as to that fact.

Penalty:  20,000 penalty units.

             (2)  A person who contravenes subsection (1) commits a separate offence in respect of each day (including a day of a conviction for the offence or any later day) during which the contravention continues.

             (3)  A person must not provide an international broadcasting service if the person does not have a licence to provide that service.

             (4)  Subsection (3) is a civil penalty provision.

             (5)  A person who contravenes subsection (3) commits a separate contravention of that subsection in respect of each day (including a day of the making of a relevant civil penalty order or any subsequent day) during which the contravention continues.



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