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Accesshub Accesshub
24 December 2019
Learn how to connect in an emergency through the National Relay Service (NRS).
Accesshub Accesshub
20 December 2019
A reminder about making SMS Relay calls through the National Relay Service (NRS).
Deaf woman using SMS Relay service on her mobile phone to make a call.
Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
20 December 2019
We are exploring alternative ways to deliver telephone services in rural and remote Australia.
Farm homestead in sillouette at sunset or sunrise with water tank and windmill in the background.
Spectrum: wireless, frequencies, radio, EME Spectrum
16 December 2019
Change is being delivered for a more efficient and transparent spectrum management framework for Australia.
16 December 2019
The review will update Australia’s classification scheme to reflect the digital environment.
happy family watching tv classification
Accesshub Accesshub
13 December 2019
Information on the National Relay Service transition is now available in Auslan.
National Relay Service.
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
12 December 2019
The Government has released a roadmap for action in response to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s Digital Platforms Inquiry...
Online Safety Online Safety
11 December 2019
Have your say on proposed changes to Australia’s online safety framework, designed to keep Australians safe online.
Accesshub Accesshub
5 December 2019
The transition to a new provider for the National Relay Service (NRS) has been a significant undertaking. We would like to thank all NRS users and...
Accesshub Accesshub
27 November 2019
Important information for users of Voice Relay (previously Speak and Listen) and NRS Captions