We foster an environment in which all Australians benefit from access to diverse communications services and artistic and cultural experiences.
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National Broadband Network
National Broadband Network

What to do to prepare for and connect to the NBN, and how to get assistance.

Broadcasting and Content Reform Package
Broadcasting and Content Reform Package

The Government has introduced a comprehensive package of reforms that will support Australia’s broadcast sector.

Australian re-election to ITU Council
Australian re-election to ITU Council

Australia will stand for re-election to the Council of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU).

Our Work

Classification
Classification

Classification of films, computer games and publications is important to the Australian Government.

Copyright
Copyright

Copyright provides legal protection for people who express ideas and information in certain forms.

Prime Minister's Literary Awards
Prime Minister's Literary Awards

The Prime Minister's Literary Awards celebrate outstanding literary talent in Australia and the valuable contribution Australian literature and history makes to the nation's cultural and intellectual life.

What's new

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The Government has announced $25 million for a new round to address more black spots in regional and remote areas.
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If you live in regional, rural or remote Australia, this is your chance to share your telecommunications experiences.
Copyright Copyright
We are seeking feedback on minor amendments to the copyright regulations to ensure the proposed changes to the Copyright...
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The Government has announced a review of the Viewer Access Satellite Television (VAST) service.

Current consultations

Budget 2018-19

2018–19 Budget—Communications and the Arts Portfolio

Information relating to the Communications and the Arts Portfolio Budget for 2018–19.

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