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

TV icon Television
The Government has passed historic changes to Australia’s media laws—the largest reforms in nearly three decades.
Copyright Copyright
We are consulting on the exposure draft of new copyright regulations to make sure they are fit for purpose in the digital...
Spectrum icon Spectrum
Residual spectrum will be up for grabs in an upcoming competitive auction.
Internet icon Internet
Today marks the start of National eSmart Week focusing on online safety in our communities.
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.