This report reviews the performance of NRS providers for quarter 3, 2017–2018 against agreed service levels and key performance indicators, along with information provided in the data about how the NRS has been used.
The Government will support 60 journalism scholarships for higher education providers to award to students from regional or remote areas.
The Government is supporting 200 cadetships over two years through the Regional and Small Publishers Cadetship Program to drive employment opportunities in regional media and ensure journalists continue to provide informative and compelling regional news.
This information paper supports the Australian preparations for the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Plenipotentiary Conference. The paper outlines the preparatory process, and invites comments on key policy issues.
This training sheet provides step by step instructions for making a call to Emergency Services using the Captioned Relay call option using the National Relay Service.
If you use or have an interest in VAST, your opinions on the service are important. We want to hear from you, particularly your experience applying for and receiving VAST and how well the service is delivered. Submissions must be received by 5.00pm AEST, Friday 22 June 2018.
The majority of Australians receive TV signals from local transmission towers. However, there will always be places that cannot receive a reliable TV signal from a tower and need to rely on satellite. The Viewer Access Satellite Television (VAST) service provides free-to-air TV services over satellite for around 200,000 homes and businesses in mainly regional and remote locations where reliable reception is not available. VAST is also used by people who have mobile homes and caravans, with mobile satellite reception equipment.
A grant is a conditional transfer of resources from the Australian Government to a recipient for a specified purpose. Grants are directed at assisting recipients to achieve their own goals whilst also supporting Australian Government policy objectives. This list was last updated on 29 May 2018.
Agencies are required to publish details of their individual grants on their website no later than 14 working days after the funding agreement for the grant takes effect....