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Spectrum: wireless, frequencies, radio communications. Spectrum
11 July 2018
Competition limits have been set for the 3.6 GHz spectrum auction to promote competition in the relevant markets.
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Spectrum: wireless, frequencies, radio communications. Spectrum
12 March 2018
The Asia-Pacific Telecommunity (APT) Preparatory Group for the World Radiocommunication Conference 2019 (WRC-19) is meeting in Perth this week to...
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Spectrum: wireless, frequencies, radio communications. Spectrum
19 February 2018
The 5G Working Group met in Canberra earlier this month, bringing together representatives and leaders from across government and industry to...
5g work grp. Person holding a mobile device with a graphic of networks surrounding the mobile device.
Spectrum: wireless, frequencies, radio communications. Spectrum
30 January 2018
New changes are on the way for a more efficient and transparent spectrum management framework.
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Spectrum: wireless, frequencies, radio communications. Spectrum
18 December 2017
The terms of reference and membership list for the 5G working group have been released.
5G working Group and Terms of Reference and membership list.
Spectrum: wireless, frequencies, radio communications. Spectrum
14 December 2017
The Government has announced the results of the multiband spectrum auction sold at a competitive auction.
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Spectrum: wireless, frequencies, radio communications. Spectrum
12 October 2017
The Australian Government has released its strategy to support the timely rollout of 5G in Australia.
5G directions paper
Spectrum: wireless, frequencies, radio communications. Spectrum
4 September 2017
Residual spectrum will be up for grabs in an upcoming competitive auction.
Spectrum
Spectrum: wireless, frequencies, radio communications. Spectrum
25 May 2017
Consultations are now open for the biggest reforms to Australia's spectrum management in over 25 years.
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Spectrum: wireless, frequencies, radio communications. Spectrum
13 April 2017
The government announced that all spectrum on offer in the unallocated 700 MHz spectrum band was sold in a competitive auction for a total of $1.55...
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