Auction of sound broadcasting spectrum licences

Details for the auction of three FM sound broadcasting spectrum licences have been announced following an expression of interest process.

The licence details are:

  • Kurow Exchange (Waitaki District) 92.0 MHz, licence number 412412(external link), reserve price $1,150 incl. GST.
  • Kurow Exchange (Waitaki District) 93.6 MHz, licence number 412414(external link), reserve price $1,150 incl. GST.
  • Waihi (Hauraki District) 92.2 MHz, licence number 412904(external link), reserve price $2,357 incl. GST.

Auction 28 will be managed by Skylarc with the licences sold on the Trade Me website. The auction will start on 14 August 2024 and run for seven days until 21 August 2024.

The term of each licence is valid until 2 April 2031 provided the successful party meets the implementation criteria.

More information about Auction 28

More information about Skylarc Asset Realisation is available on their website(external link)