Find dedicated resources for members of the media including our media enquiry contact details, video case studies and our media releases.

Media enquiries

Members of the media only

Media outlets can contact the media team via email: media [at] communications.gov.au

Telephone: 02 6271 1777 (international +61 2 6271 1777)

Members of the public can contact us through our switchboard at +61 2 6271 1000  

General enquiries can also be lodged through our Contact form.

Fact Sheets

Online gambling

Learn about the proposed new protections for consumers against illegal gambling services.

Media Reform

The Government has announced the most significant reforms to Australian media regulation in a generation to help support the viability of local organisations as they face increasing global competition.

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The Government is reforming the telecommunications market to promote competition and improve access to broadband services for...
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The Government will introduce a comprehensive package of reforms that will support Australia’s broadcast sector.
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The Bureau of Communications and Arts Research (BCAR) has released a working paper on the trends and drivers in the...
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The Bureau of Communications and Arts Research (BCAR), in collaboration with Creative Partnerships Australia, has released new...
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CommsCast

The podcast explores the latest issues across our portfolio and broader communications sector from emerging technologies, key policy areas and program delivery issues.
Mobile Black Spot Program Overview

The Australian Government is improving mobile phone coverage and competition in regional and remote Australia through the Mobile Black Spot Program. This is the most significant increase in mobile network coverage to regional and remote Australia delivered by a single public 

Mobile Black Spot Program Round 2

The Australian Government is improving mobile phone coverage and competition in regional and remote Australia through the Mobile Black Spot Program. This is the most significant increase in mobile network coverage to regional and remote Australia delivered by a single public 

Secretary Overview—Comms and Arts Annual Report 2015-16

Secretary, Dr Heather Smith introduces the Department of Communications and the Arts 2015–16 Annual Report.