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Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
21 May 2018
Don’t get caught out by scammers: stop and check, ‘is this for real?’.
Unknown caller calling on a mobile phone.
Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
1 May 2018
The Mobile Black Spot Program has reached a new milestone this week, with Telstra switching on its 400th mobile base station under the program.
Farmer standing at farm gate.
Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
5 April 2018
The Government has announced the locations that will receive new and improved mobile coverage in the latest round of the Mobile Black Spot Program.
Farmer leaning on tractor using mobile phone
Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
4 April 2018
We have issued a Request for Tender today to sustain delivery of the National Relay Service.
Deaf women using mobile phone
Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
28 February 2018
More Australians in regional areas are now able to access improved mobile coverage.
Girl in wheat field holding tablet
Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
20 December 2017
The Government has announced a new Universal Service Guarantee that will ensure all Australians have access to voice and broadband services.
Lady sitting in window reading a tablet and having a drink
Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
8 June 2017
Optus, Telstra, and Vodafone have released their rollout schedules for round 2 of the Mobile Black Spot Program.
Smiling woman talking on the phone in a wheat field
Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
1 December 2016
The second round of the Australian Government’s Mobile Black Spot Program has been announced.
Mobile phone base station at longreach QLD
Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
15 November 2016
The Government has introduced legislation to strengthen the partnership between government and the telecommunication industry in order to protect...
Person touching a lock on a touch screen
Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
8 September 2016
We will be issuing a request for tender in October for provision of the Triple Zero Emergency Call Service (ECS) in Australia to solidify the...
Hand holding a mobile phone with a call to triple zero (000) dialled.