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Australia revises prepay mobile services rules

Thursday 13 April 2017 | 09:58 CET | News
The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has revised the Telecommunications (Service Provider – Identity Checks for Prepaid Mobile Carriage Services) Determination to enable mobile providers to more efficiently meet the identity-checking requirements for prepaid mobile services. Australia introduced identity-checking requirements for customers of prepaid mobile services in 1997 to allow law enforcement and national security agencies to obtain information about the identity of customers for their investigations.

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Categories: General
Companies: ACMA / Australian Communications and Media Authority
Countries: Australia
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