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Phone icon Phone
4 April 2018
We have issued a Request for Tender today to sustain delivery of the National Relay Service.
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Internet icon Internet
23 March 2018
The NBN rollout is now 80 percent complete in regional areas.
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Copyright Copyright
19 March 2018
We have released a consultation paper and are seeking your views on copyright reform.
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Internet icon Internet
16 March 2018
Australian schools have come together today to promote a bullying free environment for students.
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Spectrum icon 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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Phone icon Phone
28 February 2018
More Australians in regional areas are now able to access improved mobile coverage.
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Bureau of Communications Research Bureau of Communications and Arts Research
Internet icon Internet
27 February 2018
The Bureau of Communications and Arts Research (BCAR) has released a working paper that examines the demand for fixed-line broadband in Australia...
Demand for fixed-line broadband in Australia. A working paper. Bureau of Communications and the Arts Research.
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19 February 2018
The 5G Working Group met in Canberra earlier this month, bringing together representatives and leaders from across government and industry to...
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Bureau of Communications Research Bureau of Communications and Arts Research
14 February 2018
The Bureau of Communications and Arts Research (the Bureau) released its draft report of the review of the Code of Conduct for Copyright Collecting...
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Copyright Copyright
13 February 2018
We are seeking views on the effectiveness and efficiency of Australia’s Copyright Online Infringement Amendment.
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