08 May 2015 - Consutlation on NBN Non-commercial Services Funding Options

The government has asked the Bureau of Communications Research (BCR) to consider new ways that NBN fixed wireless and satellite services can be funded. The BCR is seeking comments by 1 June 2015 on its NBN Non-commercial Services Funding Options consultation paper.

27 Feb 2015 - Telecommunications in New Developments policy – process update

In December 2014, the Government released for comment a new policy setting out its proposed approach to the provision of telecommunications infrastructure in new real estate developments.

13 Feb 2015 - Promoting cooperation on mobile roaming

Japanese and Australian representatives have discussed mobile roaming rates between the two countries ahead of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games, at their first Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Policy Dialogue today. Representatives also reaffirmed their cooperation on agricultural and geospatial projects using Japan’s Quasi-Zenith Satellite System (QZSS) that operates over both nations.

03 Sep 2014 - Proposed licensing exemption to improve use of telecommunications infrastructure

The Government has released today a consultation paper proposing a carrier licensing exemption designed to make it easier for carriers to use private telecommunications infrastructure.

31 Jul 2014 - Top five new ways of contacting Triple Zero in the future

More than 2000 Australians have had their say in the Triple Zero review online survey and it is clear most Australians want the Triple Zero service to embrace new technology.

09 Jul 2014 - KANZ Technology Summit 2014

The Korea, Australia, New Zealand (KANZ) Technology Summit 2014 brings together industry, research and policy representatives from Korea, Australia and New Zealand to discuss digital developments and explore opportunities for collaboration and new business.

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