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Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
1 December 2016
The second round of the Australian Government’s Mobile Black Spot Program has been announced.
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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...
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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...
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Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
26 February 2016
The competitive selection process for mobile black spot funding under round 2 of the Mobile Black Spot Programme is underway.
Applications open for mobile black spot funding
Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
20 January 2016
Now that round 2 mobile black spot nominations have closed, here’s what you need to know about the next stage of the programme.
Nominations have closed. What happens next?
Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
11 January 2016
Ten things you need to know about the Mobile Black Spot Programme.
Mobile black spot 101
Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
23 December 2015
Do you live in or travel through an annoying mobile black spot area in regional and rural Australia?
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Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
22 December 2015
Away from your WiFi and with more time to spare, it’s easy to exceed mobile data limits and find yourself facing a hefty bill.
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Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
18 December 2015
With the deadline for Round 2 nominations coming up quickly, our FAQs are here to help.
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Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
11 December 2015
The digitisation of services, entertainment and media has accelerated in 2015, undermining established business models and throwing up policy...
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