Presenter Commercial Agreements & Local Content Compliance Complaints
All programs broadcast on our station are regulated by the Commercial Radio Codes of Practice.
The Codes deal with, taste and decency, accuracy and fairness in news and current affairs, advertising, Australian music, broadcasts of emergency information and a formal complaints handling process.
If you reasonably believe that a program has breached the Codes you are able to make an official complaint.
The official complaint cannot be anonymous, must be in writing and must provide enough information to enable us to investigate the complaint and provide a response.
The reference to ‘in writing’ means a letter or fax, also acceptable is the use of our web complaints form which can be downloaded from this website.
Once we’ve received your official complaint in writing we will respond to you within thirty days of receipt using the address provided. On receipt of our response, if you are not satisfied you may then refer the matter to the Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA).
Making a complaint
For a generic complaints form, please download the form Complaint Form V4-2 (3).pdf
Completed forms can be posted to:
The General Manager
1287AM 2TM Tamworth
PO Box 497
TAMWORTH NSW 2340
or you can email the completed form to firstname.lastname@example.org
The broadcasting standards require the disclosure of agreements between on-air presenters and any third parties. No staff employed by 1287AM 2TM have any such agreements
1287AM 2TM Tamworth – Local Content Statement – Current
The Australian Communications and Media Authority requires this station to outline our local content and local presence requirements for commercial radio. The following statement provides the locally produced and hosted programming (between 6.00am and 5.00pm business days), in a simple and easy to read format.
If you have any further enquiries on the content outline please give 1287AM 2TM Station Manager a call on (02) 67657055. Other regulations and guidelines for local content can be found at ACMA’s website www.acma.gov.au
1287AM 2TM complies with the Australian Communications and Media Authority Broadcasting Service Act (Material of Local Significance – Notice)
Some programs on 1287AM 2TM are relayed from the 2SM Supernetwork group of stations, these can include 2SM, 2HD and Radio 97. A register of any agreements these presenters may have can be viewed by visiting the 2SM, 2HD or the Radio 97 websites.
1287AM 2TM provides at least three hours of Local Content, Monday to Saturday.
BREAKFAST (locally produced and hosted), weekdays, 06:00-9:00 and 12:00 - 13:00
AFTERNOONS (locally produced and hosted), weekdays, 14:00-17:00
SATURDAYS (locally produced and hosted), 0600 - 1200
Further details regarding presenters for the above programs can be found on the 1287AM 2TM website – Tamworth Radio & Broadcasting Co Pty Ltd SL4865.
If you require further programming information, a full statement is available from the station.