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.

Our Work

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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.

Prim 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 Bureau of Communications and Arts Research (the Bureau) released its draft report of the review of the Code of Conduct for...
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We are seeking views on the effectiveness and efficiency of Australia’s Copyright Online Infringement Amendment.
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A better internet starts with you.
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New changes are on the way for a more efficient and transparent spectrum management framework.

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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