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

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

Broadcasting and Content Reform Package

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

Telecommunications Reform Package

The Government is reforming the telecommunications market to promote competition and to improve access to broadband services for all people in Australia, especially those in regional and remote areas.

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2019 Graduate Program

We offer a unique graduate program experience for high-performing graduates, including both recent uni-leavers and post-uni professionals.

Our Work

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


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

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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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Australian schools have come together today to promote a bullying free environment for students.
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The Asia-Pacific Telecommunity (APT) Preparatory Group for the World Radiocommunication Conference 2019 (WRC-19) is meeting in...
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More Australians in regional areas are now able to access improved mobile coverage.
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The Bureau of Communications and Arts Research (BCAR) has released a working paper that examines the demand for fixed-line...

Current consultations

2017–18 Budget—Communications and the Arts Portfolio

Information relating to the Communications and the Arts Portfolio Budget for 2017–18.

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