Migration of monitored fire alarm and lift phone services good practice guide


The Migration of Monitored Fire Alarm and Lift Phone Services Good Practice Guide sets out the roles and responsibilities of each party involved in the migration process, the actions required to identify and successfully migrate services, and associated migration solutions to support these migration processes. The Guide is intended as a handbook for use by the fire protection and lift industries, building owners, building managers, and bodies corporate, application service providers, telecommunications retail service providers, equipment providers, and regulators and government agencies, to...

Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA) Register


The Privacy (Australian Government Agencies—Governance) APP Code 2017 (Cth) (the APP Code) requires that all agencies, including the Department of Communications and the Arts (the department) must conduct a Privacy Impact Assessment (PIA) for all high privacy risk projects.

Senate Order for Entity Contracts: Listing for the period 1 July 2017 to 30 June 2018


Pursuant to the Senate Order for Entity Contracts, the following table sets out contracts entered into by the Department of Communications and the Arts which provide for a consideration to the value of $100,000 or more (GST inclusive) and which have: not been fully performed as at 30 June 2018, or been entered into during the 12 months prior to 30 June 2018.

Grant reporting 2016–17—Arts Division


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 6 September 2018.

Communications accessibility: 2016 and beyond: consultation outcomes—reform of National Relay Service


For those whose preferred language is Auslan, summary information on the Implementation Plan for reforms of the National Relay Service is included in the Auslan video on the Department's website at www.communications.gov.au/have-your-say/communications-accessibility-201....

Efficiency review—ABC and SBS—terms of reference


This review will precede consideration of the next funding triennium for the national broadcasters, which commences from July 2019. The review will also take into account previous efficiency reviews, including the 2014 ABC and SBS Efficiency Study (the Lewis Review). Although the Lewis Review was completed relatively recently, a fresh review is warranted given the rapid pace at which the media sector is evolving.


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