Coronavirus (COVID-19) updates from the Australian Government

EME and new technologies

While 5G will sometimes use higher frequencies compared to 3G and 4G services, this does not mean the radiation will be higher or above the regulated limits.

The technology 5G relies on for transmission is not new and the frequencies used by 5G services have been studied by scientists in Australia and overseas with no verifiable health effects having been discovered.

Downloadable Resources

Use these resources to learn about EME and 5G, and the regulations for the next generation of mobile technology.

5G is safe (poster)

Published 17th Jun 2021
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