The RSM is part of MBIE - Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment and manages the radio spectrum.
A key function of RSM is to issue and register spectrum and radio licences. The main online service offered is SMART an electronic register that allows clients to apply for a radio licence online.
Visit the RSM website at https://www.rsm.govt.nz/
SMART allows clients to:
- Apply for a New Zealand radio licence
- Renew an existing licence
- Pay licence fees online
- Search the Register of Radio Frequencies
- Maintain client details
Other online information includes the RSM information website which is a comprehensive source of information regarding the full range of RSM services.
The New Zealand Amateur Radio Operator's licence information on the RSM website can be found at:
Last Updated: 29 February 2020