We are the Australian Government’s pre-eminent advisor on communications. We develop policy, advice and initiatives that help all Australians realise the full potential of digital technologies and communication services.
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The Government is looking to appoint up to two new part-time non-judicial members to the Copyright Tribunal of Australia.
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The Government has released its final Migration Assurance Policy for fixed-line national broadband network (NBN) services.
This Australia Day we take a look at Australia's communications landscape; a landscape as vast and diverse as our natural one.
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Now that round 2 mobile black spot nominations have closed, here’s what you need to know about the next stage of the programme.
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We took a look at the devices on display to identify the communication technologies that could be entering Australian homes...

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Ministry for the Arts
Ministry for the Arts

We develop and administer programs and policies that encourage excellence in art, support cultural heritage and public access to arts and culture.

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Industry
Industry

Issues, news and policies that affect people in the communications industry.

Government
Government

Issues, news and policies that affect all levels of government.

Citizen
Citizen

Issues and news that affect the Australian public.

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Stay Smart Online
Stay Smart Online

Learn how to protect your personal and financial information online.

Bureau of Communications Research
Bureau of Communications Research

The Bureau of Communications Research is our independent research unit. It analyses and publishes economic and statistical data in the communications sector.

Your guide to getting online, Digital Business
Digital Business

Want to get your business or community organisation online, but don’t know where to start? 

Budget 2015-16

2015-16 Budget – Communications Portfolio

Information relating to the Communications Portfolio Budget for 2015-16