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Phone: services, pricing, regulation. 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: NBN, competition, consumer safeguards. 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.
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...
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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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Internet: NBN, competition, consumer safeguards. Internet
6 February 2018
A better internet starts with you.
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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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Internet: NBN, competition, consumer safeguards. Internet
10 January 2018
Watch how communities in Queensland are benefiting from the Mobile Black Spot Program and the NBN Sky Muster satellite.
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Classification Classification
22 December 2017
Know the ratings of some of the major films and computer games released over the 2017–18 summer.
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Internet: NBN, competition, consumer safeguards. Internet
21 December 2017
New measures have been announced to provide consumers with more information and extra protections as they choose an internet plan and transition to...
Child and grandfather looking at computer tablets.