The report for the 2018 Regional Telecommunications review is now available.

5 December 2018

The Committee's report for the 2018 Regional Telecommunications Review is now available after being tabled in Parliament by the Minister for Regional Services, Senator the Hon Bridget McKenzie.

The report 2018 Regional Telecommunications Review: Getting it right out there is a result of extensive community consultation led by the Committee, with 22 face-to-face meetings held across Australia and over 380 submissions received.

The report makes 10 recommendations on how to improve access to telecommunications in regional areas, ways to ensure modern and appropriate consumer protections are in place and how to promote digital inclusion in the regions.

The Government is now considering the report before responding to the recommendations in early 2019.