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.

What's new

The Government will introduce a comprehensive package of reforms that will support Australia’s broadcast sector.
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Consultations are now open for the biggest reforms to Australia's spectrum management in over 25 years.
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Existing criminal laws have led to the conviction of ‘revenge porn’ perpetrators in the past, so why are civil penalties...
General
Broadcasting, Australian content and funding for Australia’s national cultural institutions key features of our portfolio’s...
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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.