The Internet plays an important role in how people learn, communicate, do business and go about their daily lives. We advise the Australian Government about all Australians having access to high-quality, reliable and affordable Internet services.

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The NBN rollout is now 80 percent complete in regional areas.
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Australian schools have come together today to promote a bullying free environment for students.
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The Bureau of Communications and Arts Research (BCAR) has released a working paper that examines the demand for fixed-line...

Policies (Internet)

Telecommunications in new developments


Did you know that checking what telecommunications infrastructure is available is an important step before buying or building your new home?

Exemption from the pit and pipe requirements


The Minister has exempted certain types of developments in rural and remote areas from the requirements to install fibre-ready pit and pipe under Part 20A of the Telecommunications Act 1997.

Current consultations