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27 April 2020
More than 7 million homes and businesses are now active on the NBN.
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27 April 2020
We are seeking views on a proposed update of the Telecommunications in New Developments (TIND) policy.
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22 April 2020
How to help ease network demand and get the most out of your connection during COVID-19.
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Phone: services, pricing, regulation. Phone
21 April 2020
More Australians living in the regions will benefit from new and improved mobile coverage under Round 5 of the Mobile Black Spot Program.
31 March 2020
COVID-19 is having unprecedented effects on communities in Australia and around the world....
COVID-19 update.
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
25 March 2020
Sky Muster satellite customers will soon have access to more data, thanks to new enhancements designed to keep communities connected during COVID...
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24 March 2020
A new website has been launched to by the technology sector to support Australian businesses with staff working remotely during the COVID-19...
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Accesshub Accesshub
24 March 2020
Update on the National Relay Service (NRS) and arrangements for users.
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Accesshub Accesshub
23 March 2020
Due to staff shortages arising from COVID-19, Video Relay is operating with reduced staff. As a result, Video Relay will experience longer than...
Internet: NBN, Online safety, consumer safeguards. Internet
18 March 2020
Additional bandwidth to support network performance for Australians working at home during COVID-19.
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