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Television: licensing, advertising, SBS and ABC. Television
12 February 2021
Applications are now open for non-executive director for the SBS Board.
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Spectrum: wireless, frequencies, radio, EME Spectrum
4 February 2021
Applications for the first round of grants under Australian 5G Innovation Initiative are opening soon and the grant guidelines are now available at...
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Accesshub Accesshub
29 January 2021
Surveys will commence on 1 February 2021 and will run until 14 February 2021.
Female Auslan interpreter stands with hands clasped. Text reads: National Relay Service.
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
29 January 2021
Draft standards, rules and benchmarks for the broadband networks servicing our communities.
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Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
22 January 2021
The Australian Government’s Alternative Voice Services Trials Program took a step further today, with NBN Co, Concerotel and Zetifi announced as...
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Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
22 January 2021
Follow these handy tips when choosing and managing telco products and services for your business.
Male shopkeeper using a laptop and mobile device.
21 January 2021
Exploring your local region this year? Make sure you think about a communication plan so your break is a safe and relaxing one.
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Accesshub Accesshub
20 January 2021
Information about user registration for the National Relay Service (NRS) is now available in Auslan.
Female Auslan interpreter stands with hands clasped. Text reads: National Relay Service.
Accesshub Accesshub
20 January 2021
From Wednesday 20 January 2021, registration is open so that users can continue using the National Relay Service after 20 April 2021.
Woman wearing hearing aid watching the screen on her lap top while typing on the key board outdoors. Text reads: National Relay Service REGISTER NOW communications.gov.au/accesshub/nrs.
Accesshub Accesshub
12 January 2021
If you use the National Relay Service (NRS), you will soon need to register to continue to use the service to make and receive calls.
Woman wearing hearing aid watching the screen on her lap top while typing on the key board outdoors. Text reads: National Relay Service OPENING FOR REGISTRATION SOON communications.gov.au/accesshub/nrs.